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Bringing In The Heat

A jeweler working with toolsInstructor: Nirado Sloan

Location: Sycamore Building, 7231

If you have experience with metal jewelry and are ready to move on to joining metals with heat and cold connections with rivets, this class is for you. Students will explore, practice, and develop a love for joining metals with solder and heat. In this class we expand our skills to joining metals together to create a form and design.  How to purchase materials will be part of the lessons of the class and students will purchase their own materials as part of the learning process. The projects in this class are wire bangle, chain bracelet, spinner ring, earrings, and pendant with or without prong set stone. Students will be working with wire and sheet metal, copper or silver, patina or not to patina. The projects are chosen to help develop the skills being taught. This trilogy would make a great gift. The class is capped at six so register early. Note: Any metals beyond copper will be the responsibility of the student. A resource guide will be provided prior to class, which will be communicated via your HCC email address. Please wear closed toe shoes and pull long hair back.

Dates Day Time Cost Section Register By Registration Link
10/31/24-12/19/24 Thursdays 1-4 p.m. $314.25 42713 10/24/24 Register


How to Register by Email:

1. Download Creative Arts Registration Form (Form must be fully completed to be accepted)

2. Email completed form to

3. If you are registering through email please await a Successful Confirmation Registration Email.
This service is only available to those that register by email. 

How to Register in Person:

Please visit Student Services Department on the top floor of the Hemlock Building at
185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.