Made in We offer seasonal classes in Precious Metal Clay in our Northern Virginia Studio. Please call 703-216-6726 or email us for more information and scheduling.

Introduction to Bronze Metal Clay –  [Tues. 9:30am–12:30 pm] 

September 11th 

September 18th

(No class on Sept 25th due to travel)

October 2nd

October 9th

October 16th



Local Jeweler JJ Singh will open her studio, simultaneously, to 3 new beginning students and 3 continuing education students interested in exploring the world of metal clay and its design possibilities. The 6-week, intensive introduction to silver metal clay* will cover basic techniques including rolling, stamping, cutting, forming, sanding and finishing. Projects will include constructing a hollow form pendant, designing and making custom clasps and connections,  hand carved rings, and more.
Materials fee is $95 and includes complete silver metal clay toolkit and 25g of silver. Additional silver can be purchased at market pricing. 


Class Fee $300

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Independent Study Design Studio– [Tues. 9:30am–12:30pm]  

September 18th

No class September 25th

October 2nd

October 9th

October 16th

October 23th

(Prerequisite is Introduction to Metal Clay I or similar experience)
Students will have access to the studio tools and equipment while they pursue independent creative projects with guidance from the instructor. Students need to bring their own tool kit from previous classes. 


The materials fee is $45.  Metal clay will be available for purchase at market pricing.
Class Fee: $300


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Courses:

Intro to Jewelry Design with Metal Clay - A beginning level 6 week course (class meets once a week) covering an introduction to Precious Metal Clay. Students will make between 3-5 projects including earrings, a ring, and a pendant.


Intermediate Jewelry Design with Metal Clay - An intermediate level 6 week course (class meets once a week) going deeper into techniques of metal clay. Students will make between 3-5 projects including cuff links, bracelets, hollow form objects, and beads.


Workshops:

Earring Envy - A beginner workshop in earring design. Students will make a pair of fine silver earrings using precious metal clay. Class covers the use of texture plate, cutting, forming, sanding, firing, and finishing.


Introduction to Bronze Clay - A beginner workshop exploring the use of bronze clay. Bronze clay is significantly less expensive than silver clay, so students can try more techniques without the associated cost of silver.

Private Classes:

Earring and Wine: We also offer private classes for small groups upon request. Gather up to 5 friends and come make your own earrings while sipping on wine an appetizers. Call 703-216-6726 for more information or send us a message!