Basic Metalworking in Sterling Silver - No torch required!
Come and learn how much fun it is to work with sterling silver! Learn the essentials of how to form, hammer, and texture sterling silver wire to create your own unique pair of silver dangle earrings.
Ages 14+ with an adult participant
Sat. Sept. 28th 2019
12 noon - 3pm
Class fee: $95
Materials fee $35 for sterling silver, $25 for bronze payable directly to Sharon on the day of class
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In this class, you'll learn how you can use basic metalworking techniques such as hammering/forging, shaping, filing and texturing to express your creative side. Learn how everyday objects can be used as metal forming tools and how you can take these techniques and use them at home. We will incorporate some beads of the students choosing. 
$95 Class fee plus a materials fee of $35 for sterling silver, or $25 for bronze
Sharon Zimmerman designs and makes jewelry with expressive force and badass execution. With more than 15 years of experience in jewelry and metalsmithing, she encourages creativity and personality in all of her classes. The designer and maker behind Sharon Z Jewelry, based in San Francisco, she has her work in stores across the country. Sharon Z Jewelry is a certified SF Green Business.
***IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ***SHARON'S CLASS HAS A 6 PERSON MINIMUM. Every effort will be made to meet this minimum and hold the class as planned. Please be aware, that if enrollment does not total at least 6 people the class will not be held. Craft+Work will let you know at least 48 hours in advance if the class will be cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions, please contact us. Thank you!***
All class registrations are final. We require a 72 hour advance cancellation notice in order to receive credit for a future workshop. Because our instructors supply materials for each participant in advance, cancellations less than 72 hour in advance will not result in a class credit, but you can gift your spot to a friend and have them go in your place. No refunds will be given.
There may be instances when a class does not meet minimum enrollment and has to be cancelled. In these cases a full refund will be issued. Please see the FAQ section of our website for further information.