• Overview
  • Materials
Tiffany Whipps
INSTRUCTOR

BY THE END OF THIS CLASS, YOU’LL LEARN:

  • How to identify and work with different types of metal
  • How to work with metalsmithing tools
  • How to forge and design jewelry

In this class, you’ll make a pair of teardrop earrings using metalworking tools and forging techniques. With the help of Tiffany Whipps, you’ll learn about metal types, how to use each tool, and the basics of forging. After her class, you’ll be well on your way to making your very own unique line of jewelry.

BEGINNER
Skill Level
28 MINS
DURATION

ALL YOU NEED TO TAKE THIS CLASS ARE:

  • 18 Gauge Wire
  • 20 Gauge Wire
  • 28 Gauge Wire
  • Jump Rings - 3mm
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Round Nose Pliers
  • Flush Wire Cutter
  • Steel Block
  • Chasing Hammer
  • Metal File
  • Wooden Dowel (2 inch diameter)
  • Measuring Tape
  • Gemstones for Embellishment (Labradorite, Citrine or Quartz Crystal Beads)

Course downloads:

Jewelry Making and Metalworking Online Class

Learn how to work with metalsmithing tools to forge and design your own jewelry.

Purchase this course individually

Please note you will not be refunded if you decide to upgrade to our B+C All Access Pass.

Get access to this course PLUS 120+ others, for one low price.

$96 / YEAR (SAVE 20%)
No fees. Cancel anytime.
  • Lessons

1. About The Class

2. Introduction

3. Supplies Overview

4. Gauges of Wire

5. Forging Basics

6. Creating The Earrings

7. Creating Ear Wires

8. Embellishment Options

9. Final Remarks

Jewelry Making and Metalworking Online Class

Learn how to work with metalsmithing tools to forge and design your own jewelry.

Purchase this course individually

Please note you will not be refunded if you decide to upgrade to our B+C All Access Pass.

Get access to this course PLUS 120+ others, for one low price.

$96 / YEAR (SAVE 20%)
No fees. Cancel anytime.
  • Lessons

1. About The Class

2. Introduction

3. Supplies Overview

4. Gauges of Wire

5. Forging Basics

6. Creating The Earrings

7. Creating Ear Wires

8. Embellishment Options

9. Final Remarks