Jewelry Art Camp for Kids Dates: Monday, June 1 - Thursday, June 4 Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm Ages: 8-14 Tuition: $230 general, $205 PAC members Materials Fee: materials included in tuition Registration Deadline: May 27 Instructor: Denise Ward
Students will make bracelets, necklaces, pendants and more. They will enjoy learning how to use jewelers’ tools and tool safety, and will work with copper, brass, stones and mixed materials. There is lots to make in this four-day camp, with fun projects every day. For the experienced and the novice, everyone will learn new jewelry design and metalsmith techniques.
All materials and tools will be provided.
Students should wear old clothing and bring a lunch. Healthy nut-free snacks provided.
About the Instructor:
Denise Ward has been designing jewelry for over 25 years. Her work has been found in contemporary crafts galleries throughout the United States. Inspired by the jewelers of ancient designs, the work reflects jewelry from antiquity in a modern mood with bright colors and intriguing imagery, Ward crafts her designs in earrings, necklaces, pendants and bracelets. Working in mixed media, prevalently anodized aluminum, Ward uses color as her design motif and adding glass, stones, hardware store jewels, polymer clay and wire. Ward’s other interests are currently tied to jewelry and instruction at Cinnabar Charter Elementary School, Art Escape in Sonoma, Petaluma Arts Center, Santa Rosa Jr. College and Napa Valley College Community Education.
Contact Denise directly with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her website: www.wardworksart.com