with Shane Maberry, MFA
Learn techniques to create small scale metal items such as contemporary jewelry and decorative items. You'll learn design basics, along with smithing techniques: piercing, forming, soldering, cold connections, basic bezel setting, texturing, casting and finishing. Shane combines his fine arts training with an awesome range of shop skills, and is delighted to work with students at all levels of skill and aspiration. The studio will be available to students during the week to progress their projects. Students will supply materials for their projects, a basic hand tool kit, and a $30 lab fee. $275. MEETS: Eight Wednesdays from 6-9 p.m., January 25 to March 15.