craft class

Make A Ring At A Metalsmith's Studio

Make A Ring At A Metalsmith's Studio

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I came to Chicago as a professional actor a decade ago, but while here I fell in love with my true passion: metalwork! I took a weekend class over 8 years ago, and I couldn't stop creating. Now, I'm a full-time metalsmith with my own custom and handmade jewelry business and a studio and storefront in Chicago's prestigious Old Town neighborhood. I like to say that I'm 70% classroom-taught and…
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What we’ll do

In this workshop, you'll make a copper or brass ring. Learn the basics of texturing metal, forming metal with mandrels and hammers, soldering (yes, you'll play with fire!), and decorative finishing and leave with a beautiful, handmade ring! This is not just some craft project. You will be working on the same tools that I use myself as a professional silversmith and your ring will be…

What else you should know

BYOB isn't just for restaurants! Bring any drink you'd like. Please wear close-toed shoes. If you have long hair please bring a hair tie with you.

What I’ll provide

Non-Alcoholic Drinks
Equipment and Materials
I'll have a selection of brass and copper metals as well as a workshop full of tools.

What to bring

Closed-Toed Shoes
Any "Adult" Beverages You Might Want

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craft class
$68 per person
$68 per person