Classes & Workshops
Classes
  • Welcome to BKMW: Jewelry
    March 25 - May 13
    Taught by Naama Levit
    Learn basic metalsmithing skills and jewelry making techniques in this introductory 8 week class. Get to know the studio and become familiar with the tools and equipment in this hands-on course. […]
  • March 23 - May 11
    Taught by Brice Garrett
    In this 8 session open level wax working class, you will learn to complete a set of designs utilizing different wax carving and forming techniques. You will start with carving […]
  • February 24 - April 14
    Taught by Brian Weissman
    This class has sold out! In this 8 session soldering intensive you will fully develop your understanding  of how solder behaves, how to control heating, and how to troubleshoot problems before […]
  • Welcome to BKMW: Jewelry
    February 22 - April 19
    Taught by Odette Channell
    This class has sold out! Learn basic metalsmithing skills and jewelry making techniques in this introductory 8 week class. Get to know the studio and become familiar with the tools and […]
  • Welcome to BKMW: Jewelry
    February 21 - April 18
    Taught by Odette Channell
    This class has sold out! Learn basic metalsmithing skills and jewelry making techniques in this introductory 8 week class. Get to know the studio and become familiar with the tools and […]
  • February 23 - April 13
    Taught by Brice Garrett
    This class has sold out! In this 8 session course students will learn a number of approaches to making hoop earrings. We will go over various versions of both hinged […]
  • February 24 - April 14
    Taught by Erin S Daily
    This class has sold out! In this 8 session introductory wax working class, you will learn to complete designs utilizing different wax carving and forming techniques. You will start by […]
  • Welcome to BKMW: Jewelry
    February 22 - April 12
    Taught by Naama Levit
    This class has sold out! Learn basic metalsmithing skills and jewelry making techniques in this introductory 8 week class. Get to know the studio and become familiar with the tools […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Betsy Lewis
    Students in this 8 week course will learn how to form and fabricate copper sheet metal to design and create their very own set of candle holders. Specific processes as […]
  • February 22 - April 19
    Taught by Odette Channell
    This class has sold out. Please email us if you would like to be put on the waiting list. Hone your jewelry skills to bridge the gap between wax working […]
  • February 21 - April 18
    Taught by Odette Channell
    This class has sold out! Chain linkages are an iconic form of adornment. In this class you will infuse your personal design aesthetic into this classic jewelry format. Students will […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Erin S. Daily
    Give shape to your designs by finessing wire in this 8 session metalsmithing course. From heavy gauge to very fine, learn how to draw down and forge wire into the […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Rebekah Laskin
    This 8 session course explores various enameling techniques, which allow the artist to utilize the medium in a spontaneous, expressive and innovative way.  Beginning and advanced students will learn basic […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Brian Weissman
    Build boxes for jewelry and lockets in this 8-session course. Students will learn hollow construction using scoring and bending techniques, die forming with hand cut dies, and precise fitting for […]
  • Goldsmithing
    Registration is closed
    Taught by Erin S. Daily
    Refine your jewelry making skills in this 8 session goldsmithing course. You will learn about the various alloys and their solders, what to watch out for when heating and cooling, […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Betsy Lewis
    This 8 week course will provide students with technical demonstrations on hollow forming beads out of sheet metal. In the studio, we will work with tooling in unique ways to […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Erin S. Daily
    Whether by new introduction or looking to become more familiar, getting to know this time honored stone setting technique is a worthwhile effort. The bezel is everyone’s friend. Bezels are […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Sasha Nixon
    In this eight week course students will be introduced to the theory and practice of making mounts and the unique challenges of mounting jewelry. Classes will progress from initial design, […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Brian Weissman
    Learn how to work with non-ferrous sheet metal to make hollow formed objects in this introductory class. Students will cover basic metalsmithing skills and techniques as related to silversmithing. Processes […]
  • March 25 - May 13
    Taught by Judi Powers
    Your signature style is what differentiates your jewelry brand from the competition. It is what sets the tone for everything you design, fabricate, and communicate. With a clear description and […]
Professional Development
  • Dead Lanuages Teapot
    Registration is currently closed
    Taught by Brian Weissman
    Playing with ideas is as important and informative as getting to know your materials.  One informs the other.  In these courses we will explore the relationships between inspiration, design, and […]
Workshops & Intensives
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Sergey Jivetin
    This class has been Postponed – stay tuned, we are in the process of rescheduling it. This expanded 4 day workshop will enable jewelry wax model-makers to hone their existing […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Sergey Jivetin
    This class has been Postponed – stay tuned, we are in the process of rescheduling it. This two day workshop is designed to be a comprehensive and effective introduction to […]
  • Registration is closed
    Taught by Erin S. Daily
    This workshop has been postponed. Please sign up for our mailing list, once we are able to offer classes again, we send out an email letting you know that registration […]