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Jewelry classes + workshops

for adults

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Instructor: BURKE JOHNSTON

5 Sessions: June 20 - July 25 (SKIP July 4)
Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 8
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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NO ENAMELING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.
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Glass meets metal to produce an astounding array of effects. Beginners will learn simple techniques and then join more experienced students to create finished pieces. Copper for two projects and all enamels are supplied. A materials fee of $10 is payable at the first class.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/20/2017 and ending 7/25/2017 at 10:30AM
Instructor: ARTIS SELBY

5 Sessions: June 21 - July 19
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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This class introduces students to basic silversmithing skills, including torch soldering, surface embellishment, and bezel setting. The materials fee (due at the first class) will provide consumables and a piece of silver for between $30-50 depending on the current silver market. No experience required.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 6/21/2017 and ending 7/19/2017 at 9:00AM
Instructor: ARTIS SELBY

5 Sessions: July 26 - August 23
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuition: $130 members, $162 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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Register by: July 16 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Intro to Jewelry: Part 1
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Build on your beginner skills by learning additional soldering techniques and stone setting options and exploring cold connections. The materials fee (due at the first class) will provide consumables and a piece of silver for between $30-50 depending on the current market price.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/26/2017 and ending 8/23/2017 at 9:00AM
Instructor: MELISSA ORSINI

5 Sessions: June 21 - July 19
Wednesdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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Metal clay can seem like magic - pliable and versatile in its raw state, it transforms in the kiln to solid metal. Explore different metal clays and techniques, including setting stones, making bezels, and hollow forming. Clay and stones may be purchased from the instructor. Open to all skill levels.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 6/21/2017 and ending 7/19/2017 at 1:00PM
Instructor: MELISSA ORSINI

5 Sessions: July 26 - August 23
Wednesdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Tuition: $130 members, $162 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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Register by: July 16 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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Metal clay can seem like magic - pliable and versatile in its raw state, it transforms in the kiln to solid metal. Explore different metal clays and techniques, including setting stones, making bezels, and hollow forming. Clay and stones may be purchased from the instructor. Open to all skill levels.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/26/2017 and ending 8/23/2017 at 1:00PM
Instructor: JANN GREENLAND, Jewelry + Small Metals Department Chair

10 Sessions: June 22 - August 24
Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tuition: $310 members, $375 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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PREREQUISITE: Intro to Jewelry: Parts 1 & 2 (Silversmithing 1 & 2) or equivalent
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This loosely-structured course allows students to experiment with design ideas while solidifying skills and learning new techniques. We embrace a variety of metals and alternative materials and are supportive of each individual developing an artistic voice.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 6/22/2017 and ending 8/24/2017 at 10:30AM
Instructor: MELISSA ORSINI

5 Sessions: June 20 - July 25 (SKIP July 4)
Tuesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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Metal clay can seem like magic - pliable and versatile in its raw state, it transforms in the kiln to solid metal. Explore different metal clays and techniques, including setting stones, making bezels, and hollow forming. Clay and stones may be purchased from the instructor. Open to all skill levels.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/20/2017 and ending 7/25/2017 at 6:00PM
Instructor: MELISSA ORSINI

5 Sessions: August 1 - 29
Tuesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $130 members, $162 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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Register by: July 23 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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Metal clay can seem like magic - pliable and versatile in its raw state, it transforms in the kiln to solid metal. Explore different metal clays and techniques, including setting stones, making bezels, and hollow forming. Clay and stones may be purchased from the instructor. Open to all skill levels.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 8/1/2017 and ending 8/29/2017 at 6:00PM
Instructor: NANCY WILSON

10 Sessions: June 21 - August 23
Wednesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $310 members, $375 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 8
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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PREREQUISITE: Familiarity with torch use
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Learn the basics of casting jewelry components and small objects in a variety of techniques using found objects as originals. Silver for casting may be purchased from the instructor at current market price.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 6/21/2017 and ending 8/23/2017 at 6:00PM
Instructor: ARTIS SELBY

5 Sessions: June 22 - July 20
Thursdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 11 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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This class introduces students to basic silversmithing skills, including torch soldering, surface embellishment, and bezel setting. The materials fee (due at the first class) will provide consumables and a piece of silver for between $30-50 depending on the current silver market. No experience required.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 6/22/2017 and ending 7/20/2017 at 6:00PM
Instructor: ARTIS SELBY

5 Sessions: July 27 - August 24
Thursdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $180 members, $212 non-members
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 16 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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PREREQUISITE: Intro to Jewelry: Part 1
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Build on your beginner skills by learning additional soldering techniques and stone setting options and exploring cold connections. The materials fee (due at the first class) will provide consumables and a piece of silver for between $30-50 depending on the current market price.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 7/27/2017 and ending 8/24/2017 at 6:00PM
Instructor: LAURA BROOKS

2 Sessions: June 24 & 25
Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. both days (with one hour for lunch on your own)
Tuition: $168 members, $210 non-members - No additional discounts
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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A concentrated weekend of stone-setting techniques: bezel (round and corners), prong, flush, and tube settings included, with lots of instructor attention. All skill levels welcome!
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/24/2017 and ending 6/25/2017 at 9:00AM
Instructor: ARTIS SELBY

1 Sessions: July 1
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (no lunch break)
Tuition: $98 members, $110 non-members - No additional discounts
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was June 18 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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NOTE: No registrations after 6/26/2017 at 5:00 p.m. in order to procure materials.
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Using the hydraulic press, torch, and hand tools, make "squashed" cuff bracelets with organic folds. Metal may be purchased from the instructor. Torch experience helpful.
Single class scheduled on 7/1/2017 at 9:00AM
Instructor: MELISSA ORSINI

1 Sessions: July 15
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (with one hour for lunch on your own)
Tuition: $108 members, $122 non-members - No additional discounts
Location: Studio 6
Class Limit: 10
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The registration deadline for this class was July 2 at 11:59 p.m. The tuition shown above includes a $50 administrative late fee.
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Combine natural fibers with beads and learn old and new techniques to make jewelry. Materials may be purchased in class. No experience necessary.
Single class scheduled on 7/15/2017 at 9:00AM

Hours: Tues - Sat 10 AM - 5 PM | Sun 11 AM - 5 PM      Address: 9th & Commerce / MacArthur Park, P.O. Box 2137, Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-2137      Phone: 501.372.4000

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