Time & Location
Dec 11, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Lexington, 130 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
About the Class or Event
One Sunday, 10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Class meets December 11, In Studio
Course level: Intermediate
Class: $85 (Log in for membership discount prices)
Description: Open to intermediate students and above. Bring your ideas of what you would like to create to this hands-on class. You will spend one-on-one time with Laurie as she helps you advance your skill set as you navigate from an idea to completion.
Students should bring their own assortment of hand tools, including: Jeweler’s saw/blades, files, pliers, as well as their own material (sterling, brass, gold).
Prerequisites: Students enrolled in this class should have completed at least 1 Beginner level class in Metalsmithing technique and/or possess basic silversmithing skills such as soldering, sawing, flexshaft use and sanding/finishing/polish. Students must be able to work independently between instructor consultations.
Participants must have intermediate level metalsmithing skills in soldering, sawing, sanding/finishing, polishing and flexshaft use and be able to work safely with basic shop tools and equipment. Participants must also be able to work on individual projects.
About the instructor: Laurie Savage received a BFA in metalsmithing from MassArt in 1998. She has taught the jewelry program at Cambridge Center for Adult Education since 1999, and metalsmithing workshops at Haystack, the DeCordova Museum School, Motherbrook Arts Community, Arlington Community Education and LEXArt. She maintains a studio in the Distillery Building in South Boston, and her work is available by commission only.