Diane Abernathy

Beginning Clay Handbuilding CL126

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Tues 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $180.00

Non-Member: $210.00

Lab Fee:   $20.00

Clay Fee:   $15.00

In this introductory class we will be exploring all the possibilities for clay handbuilding. Each week will be a new technique, including slab, coil, and extruder. With these techniques we can explore tile making, containers, dinnerware and non-functional decorative pieces. Lastly you will be learning how to decorate you pieces with glaze and underglaze. Ages 17 and up.

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Kyanite Hoops and Pearl Drop Earrings W-JW115

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Students will be making two pairs of earrings, one with kyanite the other with a pearl and a crystal. Both will be made in silver. Students will learn wire work and the cutting and forming of silver sheet. We will discuss the best way to drill pearls and the necessary precautions. Ages 17 and up.
A $35 materials fee is paid directly to the instructor for the metals and stones.

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Mixed Metals Earrings Workshop W-JW118

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Students will be making a variety of earrings from brass and copper which you can design yourself. This is a fun filled class for someone who has never made jewelry to those who have some experience and to come and make earrings! There will will be plenty of choices of beads and textures to mix and match. A $40 materials fee is paid to the instructor the day of the workshop and covers all materials. Ages 17 and up.

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Turquoise and Coral Earrings Workshop W-JW151

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Students will be making two pairs of earrings using silver sheet and wire as well as beautiful turquoise and coral beads. A $40 material fee is paid directly to the instructor for materials. Ages 17 and up.

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Mixed Metal Oval Earrings W-JW152

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Learn to make a variety of oval-shaped earrings from brass and copper. This is a fun filled workshop for someone who has never made jewelry and for those who have some experience. There will will be plenty of choices of beads and textures to mix and match. A $40 materials fee will be paid directly to the instructor for materials. Ages 17 and up.

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Mixed Metal Rectangle Earrings W-JW153

Instructor: Abernathy, Diane

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $55.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Learn to make a variety of rectangle-shaped earrings from brass and copper. Students can choose from different patterns and textures, and mix and match several types of beads. This is a fun workshop for someone who has never made jewelry and for those who have some experience. A $40 fee is paid directly to the instructor for materials. Ages 17 and up.

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