Have you ever wanted to learn basic metalsmithing? If your answer is yes, then join us in the Art Cottage at the Walter Anderson Museum of Art in picturesque Ocean Springs, MS! This beginner metal class will cover the fundamental steps of constructing small jewelry pieces in copper. Students will be instructed on the basics of metal cutting including dye cutting and sawing, chain making, torch-fired enameling, forming, and soldering. Students will come away from this workshop with new knowledge of how to create simple works in metal as well as wonderful handmade pieces including earrings, pendants and chains. Instruction will include hands on studio demonstrations, individual attention, and group discussions.
Open to beginner skill levels. All Materials and supplies are provided.
Contact Heather Rumfelt at the Walter Anderson Museum of Art at
228-872-3164 for more information or to sign up.