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Take a Metal Art Class this Spring

Take a Metal Art Class this Spring

Recently at Richmond Art Center instructor Maxon McCarter and students got creative with copper in the metals studio (see photos below by Elaine Moreno).

Do you like sculptural art and jewelry? Want to learn how to shape metal to create something amazing? Check out these classes starting soon at RAC…

Intermediate Jewelry

Practice and refine your skills using a jewelers saw, shaping techniques, textures and finishing with patina and polishing.

Saturdays, 1pm-3pm, March 18 – May 13

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The Silver Dream

Do you dream of making your own silver creations? Then join us in this exploration of silversmithing and get started making your silver dreams come true.

Wednesdays, 6pm-8pm, Apr 26 – May 17

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Learn to form and forge wire into your own pair of hoop earrings! All tools and materials for students are provided. Ages 14+ welcome.

Wednesday, April 12, 6pm-8pm

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Beginning Blacksmithing

Learn the foundations of blacksmithing and forging with fire! This class will cover how to create a decorative and functional wall hanger.

Wednesdays, 3pm-5pm, Mar 22 – May 3

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Precious Metal Clay Jewelry Making

An introduction to working with bronze and silver metal clay. Projects will include pendants, rings, stone setting and mold making with a focus on different methods for creating, firing and finishing designs.

Thursdays, 6pm-8pm, Mar 30 – May 18

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Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, CA 94804-1600


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