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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.

Spring Classes Session II begins the week of May 11.

Please scroll down for Spring classes and workshops.


Click here for the Spring 2015 Metals Open Studio Schedule


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See Complete Class List Below.

   

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Summer 2015 - June 22, 2015 - August 30, 2015

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Jeweler (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Glass Fusing Open Studio (1 Day)

LAC Members $35.00 / Non-Members $35.00

Beyond Beginner: Elements of Bead Design (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Wood and Metal Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Metal Coloration and Patina Processes (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Etching (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Advanced Beginning Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Building Skills In Bronze (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

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

Metal Coloration and Patina Processes (4 Weeks)

LAC Members $150.00 / Non-Members $155.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Working With Wax And Casting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Production Jewelry Design With Steel (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Chains of Steel (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $165.00 / Non-Members $170.00

Photoshop For Metalsmiths (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Intermediate Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Experimental Enameling: Going out of Bounds (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Advanced Topics In Enameling (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Intermediate Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Continuing Forming, Forging, and Construction (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Advanced Topics in Metals (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Lockets (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Powder Coating (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Bezels, Bezels, and More Bezels (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Hydraulic Press (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $170.00 / Non-Members $175.00

Silver Solder Inlay (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Creative Techniques in Lampworking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

WORKSHOP

Fun Night Out-Glass Fusing (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Date Night—Fusing (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Christmas in July—Blown Glass Ornaments Workshop (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Image Transfer On Enamels (1 Day)

LAC Members $125.00 / Non-Members $125.00

ADULT WORKSHOPS

Introduction To Enameling With Fine Silver (1 Day)

LAC Members $80.00 / Non-Members $85.00

Fun Night Out-Gravity Beads (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

One Fish, Two Fish (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

VISITING ARTIST WORKSHOPS

Hinges (3 Days)

LAC Members $600.00 / Non-Members $600.00

Fusing, Granulation, Soldering, and Foldforming With Argentium Silver (3 Days)

LAC Members $495.00 / Non-Members $495.00

Carving Waxes and Casting Without Equipment (3 Days)

LAC Members $450.00 / Non-Members $450.00

Spring 2015 - April 06, 2015 - June 14, 2015

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

First-Time Jeweler (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

First-Time Glass Beadmaking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

How to Photograph Artwork (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Glass Fusing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

First-Time Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00

Etching (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Resin (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Advanced Beginning Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Beginning Chainmaille (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beginning Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Torch Fired Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

MULTILEVEL (ADVANCED BEGINNER TO ADVANCED)

Bracelets: Cuffs, Bangles, and Links (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Beyond Beginner: Elements of Bead Design (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Working With Wax And Casting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $330.00 / Non-Members $340.00

Photoshop For Metalsmiths (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Glass Fusing Open Studio (1 Day)

LAC Members $30.00 / Non-Members $30.00

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate Metalsmithing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Intermediate Glass Fusing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Experimental Enameling: Going out of Bounds (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Cloisonne Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Intermediate Enameling (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Continuing Forming, Forging, and Construction (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Beginning Forging and Forming: Moving Metal with Hammers (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Advanced Topics in Metals (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Mechanisms For Jewelry and Objects (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Creative Settings (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Bezels, Bezels, and More Bezels (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00

Wood and Metal Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $180.00 / Non-Members $185.00

Creative Techniques in Lampworking (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

WORKSHOP

Earring Hooks and Posts (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Fold Forming with Charles Lewton-Brain (1 Day)

LAC Members $125.00 / Non-Members $125.00

One-On-One Intensive: Portfolio Review and Career Advice (1 Day)

LAC Members $120.00 / Non-Members $125.00

Date Night - Fusing (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Fun Night Out: Glass Fusing (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Mothers Day Glass Fusing (1 Day)

LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $100.00

Copper Garden Stakes (1 Day)

LAC Members $90.00 / Non-Members $95.00

Soldering 101 (2 Weeks)

LAC Members $145.00 / Non-Members $150.00

Toggles and S-Hooks (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00

Bench Tricks with Charles Lewton-Brain (1 Day)

LAC Members $50.00 / Non-Members $50.00

AGES 10-14

Teen Metals (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $155.00 / Non-Members $160.00