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Ancient Plaiting (decorative wire twisting) Intensive

Dates: January 11-25, 2023

Meets: W from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: 25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio

Student Fee: $230.00

This multi-day class will give the student not only the practical knowledge of ancient Plaiting techniques, they will also take what they have learned and create a unique piece on day three. The class will delve into plaiting typology and construction as well as fusing instead of brazing, beginning forging of non-ferrous metals, and forming techniques.


Cancellation Policies

Please read through these policies carefully on our website's policy page.  Written notice of cancellations via email (to is required within specified cancellation windows detailed on our website.

COVID Policies

IMPORTANT COVID Policy UPDATES.  Please read carefully:


As of Monday, October 17, 2022, masks will be optional in our studio spaces. Everyone accessing the studio is asked to recognize and accept their role as part of a greater community effort that is required to help maintain the safety of all members by being proactive about health self-assessment, following studio guidelines, and participating fully in the support of sanitization efforts that are required to maintain a healthy work environment. Please be sure to read through the Worcester Center for Crafts' updated COVID policies on our COVID-19 Response Page (

Inclement Weather Policy

For information on the Craft Center's inclement weather cancellation policies, please visit our website's policy page. Students are encouraged to also check our homepage and our Facebook page for status updates and closure announcements.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301





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.
Fee: $230.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Student Fee$ 160.00
Mandatory FeeStudio Fee$ 35.00
Mandatory FeeMaterials Fee$ 35.00

25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio

Louis Garcia

Date Day Time Location
01/11/2023Wednesday6 PM to 9 PM 25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio
01/18/2023Wednesday6 PM to 9 PM 25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio
01/25/2023Wednesday6 PM to 9 PM 25 Sagamore Road Metals Studio


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