Beginning Metalsmithing: Creating Jewelry without a Torch
Free LIVE Training with
Jan Harris Smith
Reserve your spot
-- it's Free!
*The live and free course does not give you a certificate of completion, additional tools and resources, access to the bonus classess, and one-on-one with the instructors. These perks are only available in the paid version of the course.
About the course
Learn how to make beautiful jewelry from copper, brass and silver and beads using cold connections, tab settings, rivets, hinges and more!! We will learn how to use a dapping block, disc cutter, drill, and other tools. Drill holes in glass, stone and shells! Learn to use low fire solder to create jewelry with glass and tubing and sheet metal. You will make earrings, bracelets, rings and pendants using methods that are easy and friendly to smaller work areas. The possibilities are endless!!
About The Instructor
Jan Harris Smith
Jan Harris Smith began working with metal in college and was hooked on making metal jewelry from
the first class. She has since completed several college level classes and independent workshops in
metal working on her path to become an artisan jeweler.
In 2005, Jan took her first class in glass fusion. She has completed several classes and workshops in
glass and her primary focus in glass is the use of reactive art glass to create unique colors and
Jan’s education includes university level fine art classes and numerous workshops taught by
professionals in the silversmithing and glass field. She has also had her art published in magazines
and books and won several awards for her work, over the years.
Teaching art has been her passion for over 20 years. She enjoys introducing students to working in
art and engaging in the creative process. She has taught in various venues across the United States
and Australia, including art retreats, art stores and art schools.
Live and Free*:
November 26th, 27th, and 28th!
from 11:00am-2pm EST
(8-11am PST, 9-12pm MST, 10-1pm CST)