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Jewelry Design: Bead Stringing, Knotting, and Wire Wrapping


During this eight-week course students design and create their own jewelry. Basic bead stringing and wire wrapping methods are demonstrated step by step. Course covers stringing, knotting, wire wrapping, French wire, and finishing techniques. Projects include a variety of styles of necklaces bracelets and earrings - from single and multi-strand beaded necklaces with different endings to wire wrapped bead and chain necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.

Prerequisite: None

First class materials: One size 3 nylon or silk bead cord with needle attachment; 2 small clam shells; 1 small clasp; 1 6mm to 8mm solid (not cut) jump ring; 2 earring wires; 2 head pins; Beads: 1 strand of 3mm to 5mm beads of your choice; chain nose pliers; needle nose pliers; round nose pliers; thread cutter; wire cutter; tube of cement; knotting tweezers; measuring tape; masking tape; pin vise; bead board (optional). Estimated cost of supplies is approximately $100 (cost of beads and metal varies depending on student's selection.)

Course Details
Course Code: XJWL3009
Meetings: 8
Credit Hours: NC
Lab:
Section 1 Jewelry Design
Instructor: Staff
Meeting Day(s): Thursday
Meeting Time(s): 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 09, 2016  -  July 28, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note:
Class Size: 16
Meeting Room:
Location: Camera Oscura Art Lab
1450 Ocean Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25431 $235 Add to Cart
12 of 16 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $435 or more (ends at Open House).
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