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 6 participants. Children under 12 need to take the class with an adult.
101: Basic Wire-Wrapping, Learn the 4 most important tools to have 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. Materials and use of tools included. Class size is 4-6. Pricing starts at $45 per person.
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. Class size is 4-6. Pricing starts at $45 per person.
104: Introduction to Hammering. Bring your hammer and steel plate (I’ll have some to borrow) to discover the basics of hammering. Explore heavier gauge wire and the implications on your design & materials. Leave with two hammered pieces.
Materials and tool usage are included in the price. Class size is 4-6. Pricing starts at $50 per person.