Jewelry

Beginning Jewelry—Level 1 #651

Get ready to create your very own wearable works of art including pendants, bracelets, earrings, and/or rings! This class teaches fundamental fabrication techniques using wire and sheet metals; students will cut, drill, saw, file, stamp, and pierce metal, learn soldering and polishing techniques, and bezel set a stone. If you are interested in working with metal, this class will give you the skills and confidence you need to get your creative journey started! Note: Students will gain a great foundation to create any jewelry design, however, shell jewelry will not be specifically addressed. Copper and brass sheet metal and wire are included in the supply fee; sterling and Argentium silver are available for purchase.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artists: Julie Matheis & Roberta Ann Weisenburg
Sessions Available:

Mondays, 6 weeks
April 14 – May 19 / 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Location: Jewelry Studio
Tuition: $195 ($244 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $45

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio

There is no open studio for this class.

About the Teaching Artist

Julie Matheis earned her bachelors degree in Jewelry & Metalsmithing at the Rhode Island School of Design. She has shown her award-winning work internationally in exhibitions, magazines, and books. She began teaching at the Hui in 2006.

Roberta Weisenburg has been working as a jeweler since 1981. Specializing in Custom Design, Casting, Fabrication, Fusing and Granulation, Roberta is a Certified Argentium Instructor. Recently she has relocated to Maui from San Francisco, where she maintained a studio since 1985 and taught privately. Her love for metal work has been ongoing and she is truly inspired to reach new heights on Maui and to share her knowledge with Hui students!

Register Now top

 

Jewelry in a Day: Bangles, Hoops, and Stacking Rings!—Level 1 #659

Learn to make bangles, hoops, and/or stacking rings in this fun one-day workshop! Roberta will introduce students to the unique Argentium sterling silver metal, which has just as much silver as sterling, but also has a touch of germanium that makes the metal more malleable and requires no solder!. Students will learn basic techniques like fusing, forming, sawing, sanding, hammering, and polishing and walk away with several wearable pieces. If you’ve wanted to give jewelry making a try or if you want to learn about Argentium, this is the perfect class for you! SPACES ARE LIMITED – PLEASE CALL (808)572-6560 TO REGISTER OR TO BE ADDED TO OUR WAIT LIST!

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artists: Roberta Ann Weisenburg
Sessions Available:
Session IV (#659): Sunday, 1 day
May 4 / 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Location: Jewelry Studio
Tuition: $45 ($56 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $25

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio

There is no open studio for this class.

About the Teaching Artist

Roberta Weisenburg has been working as a jeweler since 1981. Specializing in Custom Design, Casting, Fabrication, Fusing and Granulation, Roberta is a Certified Argentium Instructor. Recently she has relocated to Maui from San Francisco, where she maintained a studio since 1985 and taught privately. Her love for metal work has been ongoing and she is truly inspired to reach new heights on Maui and to share her knowledge with Hui students!

Register Now top

 

Jewelry with Shells—Level 1 #664

Want to create jewelry with a natural, ocean-inspired touch? This class will teach you to use the jeweler’s saw, torch, and hammer to design jewelry using your favorite seashells! Students will develop original ideas and will learn traditional stone setting techniques using prongs. Some shells will be provided, however, students are encouraged to bring their own to create one-of-a-kind works of art! Note: Copper and brass sheet metal and wire are included in the supply fee and sterling silver will be available for purchase. 4-week classes do not qualify students to use open studio.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artists: Julie Matheis
Sessions Available:
Session II (#664): Wednesdays, 4 weeks
April 16 – May 7 / 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: Jewelry Studio
Tuition: $135 ($169 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $30

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio

There is no open studio for this class.

About the Teaching Artist

Julie Matheis earned her bachelors degree in Jewelry & Metalsmithing at the Rhode Island School of Design. She has shown her award-winning work internationally in exhibitions, magazines, and books. She began teaching at the Hui in 2006.

Register Now top

 

Argentium Findings Workshop—Level 1 #672

Invest in your own skills and don’t waste any more money on store-bought findings! Instead of buying ear wires, s-hooks, bails, toggles, and bars, you can make your own to suit your style and you’ll save money, too! In this one-day workshop, students will learn how to create their own unique findings by fusing and granulating Argentium sterling silver.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artists: Roberta Ann Weisenburg
Sessions Available:
<
Session II (#672): Wednesday, 1 day
April 30 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Jewelry Studio
Tuition: $35 ($44 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $20

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio

There is no open studio for this class.

About the Teaching Artist

Roberta Weisenburg has been working as a jeweler since 1981. Specializing in Custom Design, Casting, Fabrication, Fusing and Granulation, Roberta is a Certified Argentium Instructor. Recently she has relocated to Maui from San Francisco, where she maintained a studio since 1985 and taught privately. Her love for metal work has been ongoing and she is truly inspired to reach new heights on Maui and to share her knowledge with Hui students!

Register Now top