Jewelry Design – Commercial Materials & Findings


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Friday, May 24th 4:30-8:00pm

Instructor: Vicky Zomenou

Location: ArtEast Art Center – 95 Front Street North, Issaquah, WA 98027

In this workshop you will make unique fashion jewelry using materials such as beading wire, crimps, small beads, gold or silver elements, pearls, tubes etc. Experiment with the materials in alternative, creative ways to make unique jewelry. Basic patterns, tips and tricks will be demonstrated for you to create your own pattern or design. Once you select the color of the beading wire, beads and findings you can start creating! There will be plenty of time to explore materials, and complete a unique piece of jewelry to take home with you. This is definitely a fun workshop to challenge your creativity,

Student Experience Level: All levels

Class fee: $85/member $95/non-member


About the Instructor

Vicky started learning metalsmith techniques, art jewelry, and free-hand painting in 2006 near her home in Athens, Greece. She left the corporate banking world in 2014 after 25 years to pursue her art. In 2015 she moved to the PNW with her family and a year later started Porpe Artifacts, a small handmade jewelry business based in Sammamish. Her love for handmade jewelry led her to teach. In 2018 Vicky began offering jewelry making workshops in her home studio and her AirBnb.