Whether it's bookbinding (traditional or
contemporary), jewelry making, soldering with a torch, enameling, artist's
books (metal, glass, wood and more) take time to immerse yourself and really
meet your goals for your time. For inspiration, the studio is
stuffed with handmade books, jewelry and other works of art. Take a look at the
photos from previous classes to get a feel for the broad range of exciting
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Are you ready for the next step? Do you have a
million questions? Are you a shy learner? Do you want to put together a
class for you and your friends? Do you dream of making a complex,
project and need help? Are you taking beginner classes and wanting more?
A private class with Christine Cox may be the solution.
Enameled copper flower
with Christine Cox
To sign up or to make inquiries please email Christine at:
- Metalsmithing basics
(tube and wire rivets)
- Hydraulic press basics
- Soldering basic to intermediate
- Soldering hollow forms
- Etching metal
- Jewelry bails and findings
- Trinket boxes
Sterling and copper trinket
- Bookbinding basic to intermediate
- Books with metal or wooden covers
- Exposed-spine stitches
- Cased-in bindings
- Laced bindings
- Multiple-needle Coptic or Greek
- Sewing on or off frame
- Metal furnishings for books
(traditional or contemporary)
Book sewn on frame
- Books with glass covers
- Bead blasting glass
- Torch-fired and kiln-fired enamels
- Cloisonné basics
- Making steel tools
(stamps, repoussé and chasing)
My students enjoy coming back for
classes again and again.
In the past, classes have been designed for; Etsy and
other online shop owners, instructors needing class-planning help, a college professor with a study
grant, former students wanting to finish projects or practice skills, a
professor on sabbatical, groups wanting to learn projects together, out of
state/country travelers and
others. Email me if you're interested and we'll discuss
all the wonderful possibilities. Let's start planning your trip to beautiful Volcano!
$100 a day, 1 - 3 days
Semi-private (you may not be
the only student in the class, though chances are high that you will be)
Materials included, though
options like exotic woods, sterling
silver and gold are extra. If working in copper, nickel-silver, brass
and poplar are OK with you, there is no materials fee (totally up to you)
We're brown-bagging it.
Please bring your own lunch. We have a fridge to put it in. If you are traveling we can work out a
lunch deal. Just ask.
during class hours. We have water, soda, apple juice and other beverages for you.
Classes cannot be
purchased with discounted gift certificates, though regular-price gift certificates
are welcomed. Please
me to set up the gift.
Visa/MasterCard/Discover/PayPal and checks
accepted for class fees