Choose from these individual open studio sessions:
Thursday, January 30th 6:30-9:30pm 7 spots available
Thursday, February 20th 6:30-9:30pm 8 spots available
Wednesday, March 4th 6:30-9:30pm . 8 spots available
Wednesday, March 25th 6:30-9:30pm . 8 spots available
Prerequisite: Students must have completed our Metalsmithing Foundation: Level One class to attend.
Open Studio is available for any student that has completed, or is currently attending, our Metalsmithing Foundation: Level One class. Pre-registration for Open Studio is required as each session is limited to 8 students.
During your three hour session, you will have access to all hand tools, flex shaft, hydraulic press, rolling mill, forming tools, and soldering torches.
Students must provide their own metal and consumables such as sawblades and sandpaper. We have a variety of metals available and sawblades to purchase.
Instructors will be monitoring Open Studio and are available for questions but will not be teaching new techniques. Open Studio is designed to give you access to tools and equipment outside of class time.
Open Studio Fee $35, includes:
3 hours of monitored studio access
Tool and equipment usage
Fuel and silver solder
What you should bring:
Eyeglasses for close up work
Closed toed shoes
Hairtie for long hair
Notebook and pen
Payment for sawblades and/or metals
Safety glasses and dust mask
Workshop Cancellation Policy:
Due to the small class sizes and demand for each seat, if you are unable to attend a class for any reason, please notify us as soon as possible to allow another student to register for the class.
Please note, we cannot offer refunds for student cancellations, but we can offer credit to be applied toward a future workshop based on the timeframe in which you have notified us of your cancellation.
Please notify us at least 72 hours prior to the workshop date and time for full credit towards another workshop.
Less than 72 hours notice from class date and time, you will receive a 50% credit towards another workshop.
If cancelled within 24 hours of workshop or if you are a no-show to class, we cannot offer any credit.
Workshop cancellations are decided three days before the start date. In the rare event that The Smithery must cancel a workshop due to insufficient enrollment, currently enrolled students will have the option to have the entire class fee refunded or held as credit for future workshops.