Course Detail: MET1 - Foundations in Metalsmithing and Jewelry Making: Level 1

This weekend intensive foundational class introduces you to traditional techniques in metalsmithing and jewelry making through the manipulation of copper and brass utilizing power tools and hand tools. You will learn sawing, piercing, surface manipulation, basic forming, and cold and hot fabrication methods (riveting, gas torch soldering). You will sample techniques and develop a small personal project with instructors' guidance. No experience required.

 Session Detail: PEU22-MET1-03E

Schedule: Every week on weekends, starting on 08/06/22 and ending on 08/07/22
Times: 09:00am - 05:00pm
Registration Fee (includes all materials) : $279.00


This course will be hosted on the SIUE Main Campus in the Metalsmithing Studio, Art and Design East, Room 1209. Parking passes are not required for this course as the course is hosted on a weekend. Masks are not required to be worn while inside all buildings on the SIUE Campus, but you may do so if you prefer. Please complete the COVID vaccination/negative test questionnaire that will be included in the second confirmation email. All individuals participating in an in-person course on the SIUE campuses must either have a COVID vaccine or submit weekly negative COVID tests.


Name Additional Resources
Beth Browne

Facility Detail

SIUE - Edwardsville Campus
Art & Design East Room 1209
SIUE - Campus Box 1774
Edwardsville, IL 62026

Facility Resources
SIUE Parking and Directions

Art & Design East Room 1209

Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge of $15.00 will be assessed on cancellations occurring prior to 5 days of the start of this session.