Intermediate Jewelry Making

with Kevin Herbst Haaf

Saturday, May 11 · view days & times
Price: $300 | $270 ArtsQuest Member
Fees: $5 Visual Arts Service Fee
Venue: Jewelry Studio

10 Weeks

Saturdays, May 11-July 27 | 1-4 p.m. No class 5/25 or 7/6

This project oriented class will focus on stone settings. Take the next step to learn techniques of tube setting, bezel setting, flush setting, 4 prong setting, and 4 prong basket setting of cabochon and faceted stones with sterling silver. Some jewelry and soldering skills required; Into to Jewelry Making or similar intro class is strongly recommended. Potential Projects: sterling silver ring bands, plain and textured rings with bezel stone settings, rings with tube settings, stacked rings. This class is for students aged 18 or older.

Kevin Herbst Haaf is a Goldsmith with more than 40 years experience designing and creating precious metal jewelry. Kevin studied Graphic Design, Jewelry and Metalsmithing at Kutztown University. He then worked for more than 5 years designing custom jewelry for Cinrus Creations, a jewelry company in Allentown, Pa. Kevin teaches hand wrought jewelry at Banana Factory where he is a Resident Studio Artist, and also teaches privately out of his home studio. His commissioned works are in many private collections.

Venue Information
Jewelry Studio
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
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