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Metalsmithing and Glass

Welcome to Lillstreet’s esteemed Metalsmithing & Glass department. Here you will find courses that allow you to explore a variety of different metalsmithing & glass techniques including soldering, fusing, enameling, beadmaking, kiln casting and sculpture. We give you access to create original accessories like earrings, rings, necklaces, glass beads and more! The department boasts four large metal studios and one glass studio. Lillstreet offers an atmosphere appropriate for novice and expert alike. Students can join a class confident that they will learn the basic skills required to complete a few one-of-a kind pieces.

 

Fall classes begin the weeks of September 12 & October 17.

See Complete Class List Below.

Fall Metals Open Studio Schedule   

Glass Open Studio Schedule

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Fall 2016 - September 12, 2016 - November 20, 2016

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Jeweler (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Displays and Mount Making for Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

The Art of Production (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Resin Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Creative Setting: Setting By Any Means Necessary (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Experimental Enameling: Going Out of Bounds (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Enameling: Beyond the Basics (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Advanced Beginning Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Beginning Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

First-Time Glass Beadmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

First-Time Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Bezels, Bezels, and More Bezels (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

3D Modeling and Casting for Jewelry (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00

Working with Wax and Casting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $340.00 / Non-Members $350.00

Rendering/Illustration for Metals and Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Cloisonné Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Wire Wrapped Rings (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Wire Wrapped Pendants (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Intermediate Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Designing Jewelry for Men (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Advanced Topics in Metals (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Pressure Fit Boxes (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $190.00 / Non-Members $195.00

WORKSHOP

Running your own Jewelry Business—How To’s, Hang Ups and Home Truths (1 Day)

LAC Members $145.00 / Non-Members $150.00

Electro-Etching (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Harvest-Time in Glass (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Fused Glass Thanksgiving Treat Tray (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Ghosts and Goblins (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Fused Glass Halloween Treat Tray Workshop (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Blown Glass Ornaments Workshop (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Using Your Foredom Flex Shaft (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Group Critique (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Working with Precious Metal—Gold. (2 Days)

LAC Members $140.00 / Non-Members $145.00

Master Class Workshop—A Skills Tune Up (1 Day)

LAC Members $140.00 / Non-Members $145.00

Saw-Piercing Techniques (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

VISITING ARTIST WORKSHOPS

Mokume-gane: Wood Grain Pattern in Metal (3 Days)

LAC Members $495.00 / Non-Members $495.00

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Teen Metals (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Visiting Artist Workshop - July 08, 2016 - December 31, 2016

VISITING ARTIST WORKSHOPS

Etching: 3D Imagery in Metal (3 Days)

LAC Members $650.00 / Non-Members $650.00

Mokume-gane: Wood Grain Pattern in Metal (3 Days)

LAC Members $495.00 / Non-Members $495.00