Upcoming Jewelry Classes

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Jewelry Department

Sandra Enterline

Sandra Enterline

Sandra Enterline

Sandra Enterline

Sandra Enterline

Instructor: Sandra Enterline

June 28–July 2, 2017 (Wednesday–Sunday, 9:30am–4:30 pm)
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


This five-day workshop will explore the limitless possibilities of hollow construction in metal through the use of raising and forming techniques. Students will learn to create templates made out of paper to help them conceive of how a finished piece in metal will be. Students will also be encouraged to forage for unique natural forms inherent to the Mendocino landscape. Alternative finishes will also be introduced such as file finishes, and finishes achieved through the use of abrasives and flex shaft attachments. Unique patinas will also be covered including heat patina, fine silver finish and unusual liver of sulfur patination. Sandra will bring a nice collection of her finished one-of-a-kind pieces to demonstrate a wealth of simple, well thought out connections and mechanisms that she employs in her work. She will also bring samples of various cast pieces that she has used to make production work and mechanisms, such as clasps and brooch findings.

SANDRA ENTERLINE has exhibited since 1984 extensively in the US, Canada and Europe.

BFA Jewelry and Metalsmithing, 1983
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Associate Degree Jewelry and Metalsmithing, 1980
Rochester Institute of Technology
School for American Craftsmen, Rochester, NY

National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Artists Fellowship, 1992
National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Artists Fellowship, 1988

American Craft Museum, New York, NY

Helen Drutt

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA

Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI

Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

Visit Sandra Enterline's website


Current MAC Members: $517
Non-members: $575 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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Instructor materials fee: $35

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