Classes

  • Intro to Etching on Metal $85  August 2022
    Sun, Aug 14
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Aug 14, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CDT
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    This fun and easy beginner class will teach you how to etch on metal using laser toner as the resist and ferric chloride as the etchant.
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  • Fold Forming with Copper $47  August 2022
    Aug 16, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    West Des Moines, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Beginner Class - Introduction to Fold Forming using a butane torch. Make either a pair of earrings or a pendant.
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  • Intro to Cold Connections/Riveting $60  August 2022
    Aug 21, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CDT
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this fun beginning class you will learn how to make and use rivets and eyelets to create a pair of earrings.
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  • Intro to Wire Working $47  August 2022
    Tue, Aug 23
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Aug 23, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Learn how to design and construct a bracelet and a pair of earrings using basic wire working techniques: simple loops, wrapped loops, and attaching clasps and ear wires.
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  • Intro to Silver Soldering $70 Sep 2022
    Sat, Sep 10
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Sep 10, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this beginning class, you will learn how to safely handle a small butane torch to solder sterling silver wire to make links and join the links together to form a bracelet.
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  • Create a Sterling Ring with Silver Metal Clay $135  Sep 2022
    Sep 11, 1:00 PM – Sep 18, 4:30 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Beginning level class. This is a 2 week class on Sundays. The first Sunday you will design, plan and form your metal clay. The second Sunday you will shape your metal into a ring and give it a final polish.
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  • Intro to Bead Stringing $50 Sep 2022
    Tue, Sep 13
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Sep 13, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this class you will learn how to design and create a necklace using beads of your choice.
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  • Ear Wires and Clasps $50  October 2022
    Tue, Oct 04
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Oct 04, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Previous Wirework experience required
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  • Intro to Etching on Metal $85  October 2022
    Sat, Oct 15
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Oct 15, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CDT
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    This fun and easy beginner class will teach you how to etch on metal using laser toner as the resist and ferric chloride as the etchant.
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  • Intro to Cold Connections/Riveting $60  October 2022
    Oct 16, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CDT
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this fun beginning class you will learn how to make and use rivets and eyelets to create a pair of earrings.
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  • Intro to Bead Stringing $50 Nov 2022
    Tue, Nov 08
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Nov 08, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this class you will learn how to design and create a necklace using beads of your choice.
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  • Create a Sterling Ring with Silver Metal Clay $135  Nov 2022
    Nov 13, 1:00 PM – Nov 20, 4:30 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Beginning level class. This is a 2 week class on Sundays. The first Sunday you will design, plan and form your metal clay. The second Sunday you will shape your metal into a ring and give it a final polish.
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  • Ear Wires and Clasps $50  December 2022
    Tue, Dec 06
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Dec 06, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Previous Wirework experience required
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  • Intro to Etching on Metal $85  December 2022
    Sat, Dec 10
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Dec 10, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    This fun and easy beginner class will teach you how to etch on metal using laser toner as the resist and ferric chloride as the etchant.
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  • Intro to Cold Connections/Riveting $60  December 2022
    Dec 11, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM CST
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    In this fun beginning class you will learn how to make and use rivets and eyelets to create a pair of earrings.
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  • Intro to Wire Working $47  December 2022
    Tue, Dec 13
    Artisan Gallery 218
    Dec 13, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265, USA
    Learn how to design and construct a bracelet and a pair of earrings using basic wire working techniques: simple loops, wrapped loops, and attaching clasps and ear wires.
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