Wire Work Fundamentals with Sarah Young
Dates: May 15, 22 // June 5, 19
Time: 6:00 - 8:00PM
Location: Jewelry Studio
Fee: $45 per class, includes all materials.
No previous experience required. Minimum age 13 when accompanied by an adult participant.
In this single evening class, taught by Sarah K Young of Vineyard Sky Bead Design you’ll learn some simple wire working techniques: basic netting, wrapped (closed) loops and decorative spirals. Turn your beach finds - sea glass, stones or pottery shards, into a functional pendant or charm piece. These fundamental skills can easily translate into a variety of jewelry making techniques. Using either copper or brass wire you will learn how to wrap your treasure to create either a pendant or key fob. Bring your own or choose a piece or two from our studio selection.
You will create a pendant or charm to leave with at the end of class and gain skill in the following areas:
For safety reasons we ask everyone to comply with the dress code policy in the Metals Department: Closed-toe footwear (no sandals), pants/shorts must go below the knee, long hair must be pulled back from the face and secured. Wear a headband or a hat if your hair can’t be tied back.