Mixed Media Jewelry Basics

Found object jewelry designs bring new life from the little treasures you save and love including antique coins, shells, broken pottery, beads and babbles. You will creatively combine different materials to create awesome jewelry. Basic jewelry making techniques will be taught; wire wrapping, beading, knotting, cold connections, and gluing. All of these techniques can be used to create original wearable art or for repairing your favorite broken jewelry. A $30 materials fee is due to the instructor at the workshop. Students should bring in any found objects or broken jewelry they would like to re-imagine along with any inspirations pictures or drawings. (Pre-registration required)