Making Rings with Metal Clay

In this three and a half hour class, students will be introduced to tools and techniques for making a textured, fine silver ring. Students will create one or more rings using metal clay, from start to finish. Classes are held in Barbara’s home-based studio in Goleta, CA. Limited to six students.


Students will:

  • be introduced to various tools and materials used for ring making
  • select textures to use on one or two rings
  • roll, texture, cut and form a ring
  • dry, refine and torch or kiln fire
  • hand finish, patina and polish their new pieces of fine silver  jewelry

Cost: $130 includes 16 grams of silver clay ($30 value), tools and materials.  Save $30 if you sign up for two classes, same day. Students may want to bring magnification eyewear if needed.  Additional clay may be purchased if needed during class.


See example of rings made from metal clay on Pinterest

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