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Jewelry Department

Ira Sherman

Ira Sherman

Ira Sherman

Ira Sherman

Ira Sherman

Ira Sherman

Instructor: Ira Sherman
ENHANCED FOLD-FORMING &
KEUM-BOO TECHNIQUE

November 15–18, 2018 (Thursday–Sunday, 9:30am–4:30pm)
F18J606
All levels

 

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You may register online until two weeks prior to class start date. After that date, please call the registrar:
707 937-5818, ext. 10 or toll-free 800 653-3328, ext. 10

 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
This class will focus on fold-forming and design techniques used to create elegant sophisticated silver and gold jewelry. Sherman will also demonstrate Korean Gold Gilding – Keum-boo, planishing, texturing and simple gem setting techniques that will further refine students jewelry designs.

The Susan E. Wood Jewelry Studio is available for use for a fee the days following your workshop should you like to continue practicing new skills or finish projects started in class. For more details or to schedule extra workdays, please contact Nancy Gardner, Jewelry Coordinator/Studio Manager.


ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
IRA SHERMAN was introduced to Fold-Forming technique by Charles Lewton Brain in the 1980s and has since developed and refined the technique to create  large collections of silver jewelry and liturgical art works. His award winning fold-form designs have been exhibited and featured in museum collections, private collections and various publications.


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TUITION & FEES
Current MAC Members: $414
Non-members: $460 plus a $45 non-member registration fee

There is a registration fee of $45 for each class for non-members. Current Mendocino Art Center members do not pay a registration fee and may take 10% off each class registration. The discount is reflected in the prices above. Not a member yet? You may sign up below.
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REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
Cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail or email. If you notify us at least 21 days prior to the first class meeting, you will receive a refund of tuition less a $45 cancellation fee. No refunds will be made after that date for any reason due to our contractual obligations and material acquisitions. If the Art Center is compelled to cancel a class you will receive a full tuition refund. Memberships are non-refundable as they are considered a donation to the Art Center.


Instructor materials fee: $25
Students are required to bring their own metal


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