Earrings, Jewellery (Introductory Level) – Cape Breton Centre for Craft

Earrings, Jewellery (Introductory Level)

Earrings, Jewellery (Introductory Level)
Date: April 15, April 29 & May 6, 2019 (Mondays, 3 weeks)
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Instructor: Tammy McClennan
Fee: $75 plus HST (Members) | Fee: $86.25 plus HST (Non Members)

In this workshop, students will learn jewellery and metalsmithing techniques to create a minimum of 2 pairs of statement earrings and/or studs. Students will be shown 3D forming, texturing and movement techniques to design and fabricate unique earrings out of sterling silver wire and sheet. Brass and copper will also be available if students wish to incorporate these metals into their designs. Soldering experience from an intro class or workshop required.

Tuition fees include the use of all tools and equipment. **Students will be required to purchase their own metals, which are available at the Centre.**

Tammy McClennan is a Canadian artist who has exhibited in North America and Europe. She attended OCADU in Toronto where she studied Sculpture/Installation and later studied Metalsmithing at NSCADU in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her work is an exploration of forms, materials and fabrication techniques, often with environmental themes. She is currently an Artist in Residence at the Cape Breton Centre for Craft & and Design in Sydney, Nova Scotia.

For more information on this program or to register, email tammy@capebretoncraft.com or phone 902.539.7491 ext 111.