Jewelry Making Classes in Asheville
Contact me about upcoming classes or schedule your private make-and-take class with your family, friends, or team. Each of you will create your own unique designs and learn new skills to make your own jewelry.
This shared experience gives you a lasting memory connected to the jewelry you take with you.
Classes include use of tools and materials and are limited to 8 participants. Children under 12 need to take the class with an adult.
101: Basic Wire-Wrapping
Learn the 4 most important tools for wire-wrapping, discover various sizes and materials for wire, and make two pairs of earrings (or earrings and a pendant). You’ll choose from various gemstones and a variety of beads to design your own jewelry. You’ll learn how to make a noose loop, how to use jump rings, etc. $60 and includes materials and use of tools. $10 upgrade for sterling (pay at event for upgrade). Materials and use of tools included.
This next class is held at Ignite Studios in the River Arts District. Register here: Wire-wrapping -Saturday, 8/17, 10am-12pm
102: Wire-Wrapping Briolettes & Connecting Elements
Discover more gemstone options and the addition of wrapping briolette beads (top-drilled). You’ll make two pieces of jewelry of your choosing (earrings and/or necklaces) and learn about various components to create more complex wire-wrapped designs.
(Contact me to schedule.)
104: Introduction to Hammering
Discover the basics of hammering! Learn a few techniques and design your own earrings and pendant. Explore heavier gauge wire and the implications on your design & materials. Leave with two hammered pieces.
Price includes materials and tool usage. $10 upgrade for sterling (pay for upgrade at class).
*Ages 12 and up welcome
**Use of stairs is required to reach second floor studio.
This next class is held at Ignite Studios in the River Arts District.
Register here: Hammering class -Saturday, 8/3 10am-12pm
Terms and Conditions for classes at Jen Aly Designs: For a full refund, cancellations must be received via writing (text or email) 48 hours in advance. With less than 48 hours notice, a 50% refund is given. Refunds will be processed within 5 business days. All classes will begin at the agreed upon time.