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ART 242 - Jewelry Making 2/Adv Metal-Smithing

Credits: 3
5 Studio Hours

Prerequisites: ART 142  

This course is a continuation of ART 142 , emphasizing advanced jewelry making techniques through complex design. Techniques may include fabricating three-dimensional objects from sheet metal, closures and surface treatment. Other approaches will be explored.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Expand on the skills learned in the basic course by exploring new techniques.
  2. Have developed critical thought process involved in converting 2-D sheet into 3-D objects.
  3. Have a working knowledge of hinges, springs and clasps.
  4. Access the proper sequence of methods and estimate the feasibility of the projects related to student’s skill level.
Listed Topics
  1. Design and fabricate a 3-D object from 2-D sheet metal incorporating a hinge, spring, and clasp into the design
Reference Materials
Textbook and slides. Examples of work. Handout sheets, Invited jewelers/guest speakers
The Complete Metalsmith by Tim McCreigh
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 12/13/2006

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