Alchemy of Ancient Jewelry Techniques

Summer 2017 quarter (First Session)

Taught by

  • UG

Experience the eureka moments embedded in early metalsmithing technology. In this class we will explore the rich history of jewelry making through a survey of ancient techniques, including fusing metals, weaving fine silver loop-in-loop chains, silver granulation, filigree, and casting and shaping ingots and ancient alloys.

Program Details

Fields of Study

aesthetics art history visual arts

Quarters

Summer Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location

Olympia

Time Offered

Evening and Weekend

Advertised Schedule

Class meets for two weekends: Friday, 6-10 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 9 am - 5 pm, July 7, 8, 9 and July 21, 22, and 23

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning

Fees

$180 fee for supplies