These programs, in a party setting, make a great ladies night, team building event, bridal party, or special mother daughter day etc. You are welcome to bring your own food & beverage.
This program is designed to give you hands on experience in the basic techniques for working with silver metal clay. You will learn what metal clay is, the different forms it comes in and how to best care for, work with and store it. A basic overview of tools and equipment will be provided. You will be shown best practices for working with the clay, including rolling, texturing & stamping, cutting, layering and drilling. Once you create your unique pieces, you will be shown how to sand and refine them. When your party ends you will have a piece(s) ready to fire in our kiln.
$55 per person plus materials ($20-$35)
5 person min 8 person max
***Hostess Perk*** When you Hostess a party with 6 paid participants you'll receive our favorite adjustable rolo chain free! (a $65 value)
***Party Perk*** You and friends will get 25% off any silver chain, cord or gems drops to add to your finished pieces.
Metal Clay is completely non-toxic and great for all ages however due to the expense of the silver clay we recommend a minimum age of 10. It really depends on the child. They are all so different!
Taught by Julie Booras: Julie Booras, the owner of Heart and Stone, has a degree in Fine Arts from the George Washington University where she studied photography and design. Julie has been working in metal clay and jewelry design since 2007. You can see her buildable charm collection at heartandstonejewelry.com or by visiting the store/studio at 269 West Main Street in Northborough. Julie's work has been featured in national magazines including, People, Pregnancy & Newborn and Kiwi as well as on New England's ABC's Chronicle. In the event we need to cancel a class or workshop due to inclement weather, or illness your class can be rescheduled a future time.