It Ain’t Just a Drill: Getting the Most from your Flexible Shaft

It Ain’t Just a Drill: Getting the Most from your Flexible Shaft with Andy Cooperman So, you’re a jeweler or metalsmith about to be stranded on a desert island. You can bring only one tool. What tool do you bring? If you were Andy Cooperman you’d most likely bring your Flexible Shaft machine. (Oh yeah, […]

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CALL to Artists – NoBo Faces ArtFence – #nobofacesproject

CALL to Artists – NoBo Faces ArtFence – #nobofacesproject Purpose To demonstrate the unique character and creativity of the NoBo Art District and to announce the future housing project at the former Bus Stop site. Original digital art compiled from local artists will displayed on a vinyl mesh banner attached to the temporary construction fence […]

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Level II Metalsmithing for Jewelry with Jamie McLandsborough

This class will meet on four consecutive Monday evenings, November 5/12/19/26, 2018. This is an excellent class if you have taken jewelry courses in the past and would like to further improve your skills. In this class we will practice piercing and overlay techniques as well as forming and finishing techniques to create a pair […]

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Sweat Soldering Using the Heat Zone Method with Michele Throne

Layering metal offers depth and detail to your jewelry as well as providing support to an intricate piercing! Learn how to take a pierced (sawed out) design and solder it to a back plate using Michele’s soldering tips and tricks to be sure all the small spaces solder down. Use the Heat Zone method to […]

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Lost Wax Casting with Chapin Dimond

This class meets two days, Saturday and Sunday, October 27 & 28. Lost wax casting is an ancient technique for making jewelry cast in metal from models made of wax. This two day class will cover the basics of lost wax casting; wax carving, sprue, invest, burnout, cast, and clean up. Day one, we’ll cut, […]

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Argentium Granulation Workshop with Jennifer Knollenberg

ONE SEAT LEFT!! The art of granulation is as ancient as it is beautiful. All fundamentals will be covered in this hands-on course from fusing to making granules. Because Argentium works more like gold than traditional sterling silver, granulation is well suited to the metal. Consider taking this class along with the Hydraulic Press and […]

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Bombay Sapphire Artists Series Opening Party

The BOMBAY SAPPHIRE ARTISTS SERIES is a national juried competition of contemporary artwork. As part of this series a regional show will present thirty pieces from regional artists at SPACE GALLERY in Denver from September 26 to October 5. Local Artist Bill Snider’s painting below has been selected to participate in this show. The opening […]

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