Monday, July 21, 2014


Make an original cage doll in this day long class using paper clay, solder, wire and paint.  These dolls were published in Art Doll Quarterly.  All levels welcome.


Art as tribute to a loved one, learn several techniques to make a personal momento.  We'll solder, distress our glass and make a unique tassel in this day long class.  All levels welcome.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Dolly Tassel Necklace

 Level: All
Time:  5-6 hours
Dolls and Tassels....Robin's favorite thing to teach!  In this class Robin shows you how to assemble this adorable tassel that can be worn or just admire as an art piece.  She will share her knowledge on tassel construction, soldering and jewelry design.

Solder and Resin Vixen Pendant

Level:  All
Time:  5-6 hours

Learn metal smith techniques without the FIRE and resin application without the wait!  So much is covered in this class!   Learn how to: texture hot solder with pretty patterns and designs, techniques to set bezels with out a torch,  set eyelets and drill dice,  hand made bezels, UV resin techniques that cure quickly and innovative wire wrapping.

So Kitschy it's Chic! Faux mercury bottle

 Leval: All
time:  5-6 hours
In this class Robin teaches lots of techniques to create your own one of a kind bottle!  Learn how to score and cut a bottle,  apply a silver faux mercury patina,  fill the bottle with your own little scene finishing the piece with soldering techniques!  You will LOVE it!

Friday, January 3, 2014

Eclectic bracelet wraps

3-4 hour class
all levels
Wrap it 1-7 times around your wrist or as a necklace, these are SO much fun to make!  Robin shows a basic crochet chain stitch to make this amazing bracelet/necklace!  No crochet experience necessary.  Kits available for purchase in class (optional).

Whimsical Soldered Box

Whimsical Soldered Box
5 hour class
all levels
In this class Robin teaches how to cut glass, tips to assemble the box and solder, how to colorize black and white photo copies, box feet and "basket" handle.  Kits are available in class with everything needed to make this adorable box. 

Boho Bangles

4 hour class
Learn how to make 4-5 bangles in this fun eclectic class.  Robin goes over several techniques:  fiber and wire wrapping, rhinestone chain wrapping, clasps and how to attach unusual findings like buttons and cabachons.  No experience necessary.  Kit's available at class (optional).