Beginning Jewelry

Participants in this beginning jewelry class will learn the basic techniques necessary to produce rings, pendants and other items in sterling silver, copper and brass. The goal is for each participant to create a finished piece by the end of every second class.

Instructor: Jim Rice and Judy Goodwin
Enrollment: 8
Dates: Wednesdays, February 11 - April 1, 2015
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Cost: $180.00, which includes all materials
Location: Katherine Harper Hall Room 41

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Registration will begin on the following dates, and close three working days before the class begins: 

  • FALL SESSION: August 1 at noon
  • SPRING SESSION: December 1 at noon
  • SUMMER SESSION: May 1 at noon


PLEASE NOTE: You may cancel a craft class up to two weeks before the class begins, with a $30 cancellation fee assessed. No refunds are allowed within two weeks of the start date, nor after the class begins.

Jim Rice has been making and selling jewelry since 1999. He has been teaching Beginning and Intermediate Jewelry since 2001.His jewelry is available locally at Shoppes at Farmers Hardware and he is a member artist in Main Street Gallery in Blowing Rock, N.C., and at 20 regional art and craft shows each year.

Judy Goodwin has been making jewelry for the past eight years. She has been a teaching assistant and substitute instructor for the past several years as her skill level in a variety of metal-smithing techniques continues to expand. Her work can be seen at numerous local art and craft shows and festivals as well as some local venues under the Silver and Stones Jewelry banner.

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. Registration for each class is open until the class fills, or until three days before the class begins. If you miss the registration for this semester we hope you will consider taking this class the next time it is offered. Please contact Teri Reddick to be added to the mailing list if you would like to be notified when new classes are offered. Contact information is at the bottom of the page.

Director: Kathy Copley

Send mail to craftenrichment@appstate.edu with questions or comments about this program.

If you experience problems completing the registration, contact Teri Reddick at 828-262-2530 or email Teri Reddick

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