Chain: Expand Your Horizons

June 27-28, 2020

Schedule: Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm

Instructor: Sarah Mann

Registration Deadline: June 15

Description

Discover new approaches to thoughtfully designing and fabricating jewelry in this intensive workshop focused on necklaces. Expand your skillset and take into consideration new techniques to challenge yourself and apply fresh thinking in creating a beautiful necklace from start to finish.

To start, Sarah will guide you through the process of imagining and designing all elements of a necklace, including the pendant, chain, and clasp. As you begin to fabricate and assemble, you will be encouraged to explore new techniques and unexpected possibilities. Sarah will provide individualized feedback throughout. Leave this experience with a new set of skills, design concepts, and a finished necklace. Previous soldering experience required workshop.

Level Intermediate and above

Class Size 12

Instructor Sarah Mann

Student Supply List
22 and 20 gauge sterling silver sheet metal
Sterling silver wire ranging from 18 to 12 gauge
Sterling silver tube of various sizes
Sarah will have the above for purchase in limited quantities

Optional:
-Favorite tools
-Designs/inspirations you would like to see come to life

  • Tuition $240

Instructor

Photo of Sarah Mann

Sarah Mann

Sarah Mann is a professional jeweler of over 20 years. She studied jewelry design under Heikki Seppa at Washington University in St. Louis and at the Fuji Studio in Florence. Her work has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions and is represented in galleries across the country. Sarah lives and works in Milwaukee, where she creates stunning sterling silver jewelry.…Read More

Sarah Mann is a professional jeweler of over 20 years. She studied jewelry design
under Heikki Seppa at Washington University in St. Louis and at the Fuji Studio in
Florence. Her work has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions and is
represented in galleries across the country. Sarah lives and works in
Milwaukee, where she creates stunning sterling silver jewelry.

Instructor Website

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Chain: Expand Your Horizons

Registration Policies & Waiting Lists

Class Confirmation
You will receive a registration confirmation via email. If you do not have an email address, you will receive a snail-mail confirmation.

Please read your class confirmation carefully as it may include a supply list and other important details.

Materials Fees
Many classes have materials fees in addition to the tuition. These are identified in the class listing and are usually paid with the tuition payment, however in some cases materials fees are paid directly to the instructor at class time (check the class listing).

Cancellation Policy
While we recognize that life intrudes and plans change, in consideration of the time and energy instructors invest in preparing for classes, we must adhere to the following cancellation policies:

Student cancellations

> Cancellations made 31 days before the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are eligible for a full refund less 25% of the workshop fee OR a gift certificate in the full amount of the workshop fee. The gift certificate can be applied to workshops or lodging through Dec. 31 of the following year and is transferable.

> Cancellations made 30 days or less than the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are not eligible for refunds. We encourage all students to purchase trip insurance.

> Cancellation requests must be made by calling our office at (608) 987-3292.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with your class, please refer to our lodging page for the lodging cancellation policy.

Cancellations by Shake Rag Alley

> If Shake Rag Alley must cancel a class you will be notified immediately via email or phone and will receive a full refund.

> If a class does not meet a minimum number of students, it may be cancelled. A decision to cancel a class due to under enrollment will be made on the day following the published registration deadline.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with a class cancelled by Shake Rag Alley, you may receive a full refund on lodging should you wish to cancel the lodging. Please call the office at (608) 987-3292.

Waiting Lists

If a workshop you are interested in is sold out, please fill out this waiting list form. We will contact you if a spot becomes available. The class code requested on the form is the Workshop ID shown at left, beneath the Add to Cart button.

Workshop ID 20R179J Catalogs ,

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