Crushed Metal Cuff Online Workshop with Richard Sweetman

“Everybody loves crushing metal.” If you agree with metalsmith Richard Sweetman, you’re ready to learn how to create your own crushed metal cuff with a hydraulic press. In this workshop based on his popular video, Richard teaches you everything you need to know, from fabricating and soldering to achieving your own, organic design with the hydraulic press.

SKU: Q0327

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Create a unique crushed metal cuff using a hydraulic press in this online workshop with Richard Sweetman! You’ll learn how to form and finish a bracelet in a variety of ways, incorporate jewelry techniques such as soldering, cutting, hammering and so much more. If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to use a hydraulic press all while advancing your jewelry-making skills, this online workshop is the perfect resource.

Lesson Breakdown:

Introduction:

  • Meet Richard Sweetman
  • Richard’s Top 5 Tips
  • Tools & Materials
  • Making the Cuff:

  • Fabricate the Cuff
  • Prepare the Cuff
  • Press the Cuff
  • Form and Finish
  • Techniques Covered:

  • Hydraulic press
  • Forming and hammering
  • Soldering
  • Sawing and cutting
  • Workshop Includes:
    Discussion board & Gallery: The discussion board is a great way to interact with other users in the course. It’s an open forum for you to ask questions, share your thoughts, express your inspirations, and share images of your work.

    Optional Quizzes: Short optional quizzes to test your knowledge as you progress through the lessons.

    Run time: ~ 32 min.

    About the Instructor:
    An artist and teacher for more than 30 years, Richard Sweetman received his BFA from Colorado State University and his MFA from the University of Oregon. He worked as a goldsmith in San Francisco before accepting a teaching position at Arapahoe Community College in Denver, where he built a very successful metals program. He currently runs a co-op metalsmithing studio in Denver. Visit zephyr-street-studio.com for more information.

    Additional Info
    Additional Info
    SKU Q0327
    Product Type Online Workshop
    Author/Designer Richard Sweetman
    Runtime 32 minutes
    Project Bracelets
    Difficulty Level Intermediate
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