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July 12 - 26, 2021

Basics of Metalsmithing and Jewelry

800 Langdon St • Memorial Union MadisonWI  53706 Organized by Wheelhouse Studios
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We're sorry, but this course is over. The last meeting was Monday, July 26, 2021.

Learn the fundamentals of metalsmithing and jewelry design. Participants will explore jewelry fabrication techniques including sawing, piercing, and texturing. Starting with an extensive exploration of the various ways to texture metals, you can then design and fabricate a pierced pendant using all of these techniques.

Alison, UW-Madison Alum, is a metal jewelry rockstar, through and through. Independent jeweler, teaching artist, and k-12 art educator, Alison offers Wheelhouse studios her art metals expertise and incredible teaching abilities. She loves showing the UW community what beautiful possibilities the world of art metals can offer.

SUPPLY LIST INFORMATION: GENERAL SUPPLIES (bring to first class) = Fine Tip Sharpie Marker, Pen, Pencil, Note/Sketchbook. ****** NOTE: This course does NOT include stone setting or metal casting.

Basics of Metalsmithing

UW Students and Union Members pay $10 less than listed fee. Check box and use ID/Member Number for discount on Fees Page.


Studio O - Wheelhouse Studios at 800 Langdon St

Teaching Artist

Alison Lesniak


July 12 - 26, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM


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Age and Gender

Ages 18-255 · Co-Ed


800 Langdon St

Memorial Union MadisonWI  53706

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