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Hand-forging Coin Silver for Cascadian Design Earrings with Silversmiths Jack & Janette Burton

May 25 @ 10:00 am - May 26 @ 2:00 pm

$275.00

Saturday, May 25th & Sunday, May 26th, 2024

Hand-forging Coin Silver for Cascadian Design Earrings with Silversmiths Jack & Janette Burton

Join us for an eight-hour demonstration and hands-on, two-day class. Divided into two, four-hour parts, we will teach the history and basic techniques of creating Cascadia Style personal adornment. Students will cold-forge antique U.S. silver coins without the use of power tools on a simple tabletop workspace.

Day One:

10 am to 2 pm with a 20-minute snack & chat break. Introduction to the history, tools, and technique with hands-on coin forging, annealing, design, and layout.

Day Two:

10 am to 2 pm with a 20-minute snack & chat break. Jack & Janette will guide and assist each student with design-execution, metal forming, plenishing, chasing, filing, toning, and finishing. Student will take home a pair of earrings from disks they have forged from silver dimes and fashion their own ear wires from sterling silver. Student experience level: Beginning-Intermediate Minimum number of students: 4 – 8 max Cost $275 includes – Your own handmade pair of Cascadia Design earrings and a student practice and polishing kit to continue your jewelry adventures at home! For more images of the work these talented artists create, go to their Instagram.    

Details

Start:
May 25 @ 10:00 am
End:
May 26 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
$275.00
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Website:
https://www.cascadiaart.org/jewelry/

Organizer

Cascadia Center For Arts & Crafts
Email
info@cascadiaart.org

Venue

Trillium Studio
30800 Rd 530
Government Camp, OR 97028 United States

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Hand-forging Coin Silver for Cascadian Design Earrings with Silversmiths Jack & Janette Burton May 25th and 26th
2 day class 10am to 2pm each day located in Government Camp Oregon.
$275.00
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