Belinda Duclos - Jewelry, Stained Glass
Belinda has been creating jewelry for over 15 years. She loves American Indian silver, turquoise jewelry and loves to share her enthusiasm for jewelry making by teaching others. Belinda discovered stained glass in 1986. She loves the colors and textures and is always excited to create a new piece. Her work reflects the influence of Louis Comfort Tiffany and Frank Lloyd Wright, but they are always her own creations. Belinda is a member of the Visual Arts Center and the Jewelry Arts Group in Punta Gorda.
STAINED GLASS – No Experience
Learn the complete process of traditional stained glass design and make a simple sun catcher using the copper foil method within the first two classes, then choose your next project from a vast library of pattern books. Materials & tools provided. $20 Material Fee.
- 6 Weeks - 10 Spaces
- Wednesday or Thursday, 1pm-4pm
SILVER & COPPER JEWELRY - No Experience
Learn to create jewelry using mixed metals in our metal studio equipped with the most popular tools for many metal manipulation methods. You will solder, etch, texture, drill, form, rivet, cut saw, stamp, color, cast and more, as you acquire skills. Learn to use the acetylene torch, rolling mill, bench shear, drill press, hydraulic press, buffer, bench sander, stamps, mandrels, hand tools with safe tool handling techniques. Tool kits provided -- or bring your own. Stones and metals are available for purchase. $10 Lab Fee.
- 6 Weeks – 10 Spaces per Class
- Thursday, 6pm-9pm
- Friday, 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm
- Saturday, 10am-1pm