Ignite Jewelry Studios, a shared creative space for jewelers. Featuring complete equipment access, a variety of workshops taught in all areas of the jewelry field, and a gallery of jewelry made by our talented artists.
Interested and experienced jewelers should apply now to become residents at Ignite, allowing them access to the studio and the ability to sell their work in the gallery. Weekly workshops will teach a range of jewelry techniques and projects for all skill levels, including enameling, textured silver stacking rings, lost wax casting, stonesetting, and more! Workshops are open to everyone from total beginners to experienced jewelers. Visitors to the River Arts District are welcome to come by the studio and watch the artists at work through the large viewing windows, browse the jewelry in our gallery, and sign up for a workshop.
Spend two hours as a jeweler! Using files, hammers and fire, we will transform silver wire into a stack of three rings with the texture of your … more
We will begin with sterling silver wire and work with a variety of tools to create a pair of silver earrings. I will guide you safely through the … more
Transform a blank silver canvas into an enameled masterpiece. You will make a set of earrings and a matching pendant, using a variety of techniques to … more
This Viking-knit variant, done in Argentium (TM) sterling wire, will be used to make a light hollow bangle that you can fill with your own beads or … more
Discover the basics of hammering, learn a few techniques and design your own earrings and pendant. Explore heavier gauge wire and the implications on … more
Learn the 4 most important tools for wire-wrapping, discover various sizes and materials for wire, and make two pairs of earrings (or earrings and a … more