Metals Classes & Workshops

Discover the Joy of Working with Metals

Guilford Art Center’s jewelry and metalsmithing studio offers a variety of adult classes and specialized workshops every semester. During the summer we offer an introductory class for kids.

Create in our Fully-Equipped Metals Studio

The studio is equipped with four soldering stations, rolling mill, metal shear, hydraulic press, anvil, three flexible shafts, drill press, polishing station, specialized hand tools and hammers for metalworking. Sheet and wire silver, copper, brass, and nu gold are available for students to purchase. There are assorted chemicals for patinas. The studio has two kilns, one for metal clay classes and one for casting classes.

Current Metals Classes & Workshops

101848-surface-embellishments-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 09
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101886-the-marriage-of-metals
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 10
Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101791-sticking-around-not-your-everday-clothing-accessory-workshop
Instructor: Helen Wyland-Malchow
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
January 20 - January 21
Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuition: $300.00
Member Tuition: $270.00
Available
101788-sterling-ringgold-bezel-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
adult with experience
January 20
Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101693-metals-jewelry
Instructor: Linda Edwards
Medium: Metals
Adult Class
Adult all levels
January 09 - February 27
Tuesday, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee payable with tuition: $30
Tuition: $312.00
Member Tuition: $280.80
Available
101822-metal-earrings-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
February 10
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101823-making-miniature-bowls
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
February 11
Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101887-low-tech-jewelry-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 24
Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101837-hollow-form-pendants-workshop-using-everyday-objects-as-master-molds
Instructor: Helen Wyland-Malchow
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 16 - March 17
Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuition: $300.00
Member Tuition: $270.00
Available
101694-guided-independent-studies-in-metals
Instructor: Linda Edwards
Medium: Metals
Adult Class
adult with experience
January 11 - February 29
Thursday, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee payable with tuition: $30
Tuition: $312.00
Member Tuition: $280.80
Available
101730-forging-cooking-utensilsspoons-ladles-bowls-workshop
Instructor: Marsha Trattner
Medium: Blacksmithing, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
January 27 - January 28
Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee payable with tuition: $45
Tuition: $385.00
Member Tuition: $346.50
Available
101838-fold-forming-anticlastic-raising-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
adult with experience
March 23
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101835-earrings-a-go-go-foils-pattern-workshop
Instructor: Helen Wyland-Malchow
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 02 - March 03
Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuition: $300.00
Member Tuition: $270.00
Available
101783-discover-silver-metal-clay-workshop-session-b
Instructor: Nancy Karpel
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
March 16
Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuition: $170.00
Member Tuition: $153.00
Available
101782-discover-silver-metal-clay-workshop-session-a
Instructor: Nancy Karpel
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
January 14
Sunday, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuition: $170.00
Member Tuition: $153.00
Available
101826-dangle-bangles-workshop
Instructor: Helen Wyland-Malchow
Medium: Special Interest, Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
February 10 - February 11
Saturday, Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuition: $300.00
Member Tuition: $270.00
Available
101792-cold-connections-workshop
Instructor: Joy Raskin
Medium: Metals
Adult Workshop
Adult all levels
January 21
Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuition: $230.00
Member Tuition: $207.00
Available
101695-all-about-metals
Instructor: Connie Pfeiffer
Medium: Metals
Adult Class
Adult all levels
January 16 - March 05
Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fee payable with tuition: $30
Tuition: $312.00
Member Tuition: $280.80
Available

Our Location

Guilford Art Center is located at 411 Church Street (Route 77) in Guilford, CT, along the Connecticut shoreline.  

Our campus is conveniently located off I-95, exit 58, approximately 15 minutes north of New Haven and only minutes away from the historic Guilford Green.

Look for our sign directly across from the Guilford Police Station; follow the long entranceway to back to our colorful school, shop and gallery buildings.

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