Learn how to make beautiful jewelry based n the ancient art of chainmaille. The same techniques and weaves used to make the armor of the 5th century can be adapted to make durable and unique jewelry. The simplicity of this weave allows the student to focus on practicing the art of opening and closing jump rings which is the basis of all beautiful chaimaille jewelry. You will be able to customize your own piece using an assortment of precious metals. No experience is necessary and basic tools will be provided for class use or purchase. Weaving chain does require working with small rings, so please bring your glasses, or a magnifying glass if needed.
Wednesday, January 25, 10am-12pm
Materials fee: $70+