Jewelry 1.5

September 11 - October 16, 2019  Check for other dates
W from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM, 6 sessions
Elizabeth Ryan-Belton
$254  Fee Breakdown
For safety reasons we ask everyone to comply with the dress code policy in the Metals Department: Closed-toe footwear (no high heels), pants/shorts must go below the knee, long hair must be pulled back from the face and secured.

If your class is scheduled to occur in the evenings after 5PM or if you arrive on a weekend before 10AM, please enter the facilities through our rear, handicap-accessible Studio Entrance across from the Parking Lot. The front entrance and offices lock at 5PM. As you enter through the Studio Entrance, please take a right if you are looking for the Ceramics Studio. Please take a left if you are looking for the Metals Studio or the Multimedia Studio.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Course Description

Gain greater confidence and control by building on the core skills introduced in Jewelry I. Jewelry 1.5 provides a format for students to investigate new techniques in metalsmithing and expand their knowledge of the materials. Instructor-guided projects combine a higher level of soldering skills and technical hands-on experience working with sheet metal and wire. Students will be encouraged to create more detailed and involved projects such as making a ring or pendant with a bezel set stone. Topics include salt-water etching, bezel setting a cabochon, roller printing, advanced construction and design and finishing techniques.

Pre-requisite: Jewelry 1 or equivalent or Department Permission required.

Fee Breakdown:
Student Fee: $204
Studio Fee: $20
Materials Fee: $30

Refund Policy

A refund is given upon request in writing at least two business days prior to first class meeting. No refunds or credits are given for student absences.

When course or workshop is cancelled by the WCC, a full refund will be issued. Email

The Worcester Center for Crafts generally follows the Worcester State University inclement weather policy relative to building closing and class cancellations, however there are times that evening classes, and weekend workshops differ from the Worcester State University weather policies. Click here for cancelations The Worcester Center for Crafts schedules make-up classes when possible for sequential classes.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301

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