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About our Studio

CharmTree Studio is the working studio and school of Metalsmith and Instructor Melissa Kay-Steves. For the last 10 years she has been committed to helping people pursue their creative vision. With her passionate ability to guide and a talented student community, we’re confident in the education, guidance and network you will find here.

 CharmTree Studio offers workshops for adults in soldering, precious metal clay, wire wrapping, forming and more. We also have classes for children, an afterschool jewelry making program, Kids Night Out, Ladies Night, Bridal Jewelry Parties, Team Building and Birthday Parties.

Our unique and highly personalized method of teaching creates an environment to nurture, educate and encourage creative individuals to achieve the highest level of success

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We LOVE sharing all we know about metalsmithing! Come take a class and see what all the fun is about!

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Kent Island

Our studio is located on the beautiful Eastern Shore of Maryland just one mile from the William Preston Lane Jr. Memorial "Bay Bridge" and 15 miles East of Annapolis. 

Kent Island is a wedding destination area with it's breezy waterfront restaurants and tiki bars. When you are not making beautiful jewelry, enjoy the biking or walking the winding Cross Island Trail,exploring the parks, or relaxing on the beaches while sipping crushes at sunset. 

 

There are 7 hotels and plenty of accomodations. Please email us for a list of where to stay charmtree@verizon.net 

How to Get Here:From Annapolis:Take exit 38A for Thompson Creek Rd. At the traffic circle continue straight. Turn right onto Marion Quimby Dr. Our studio entrance is located on Marion Quimby Drive and is directly in front of the tennis courts. There is ample parking on the street and in the lots surrounding the business park. We are located on the second floor and are handicap accessible. If you turn left onto Butterworth Court it will take you behind the building. 

 

From 50 West:Take exit 37 for MD-8 S toward Romancoke (las exit before the Bay Bridge). Keep left at the fork, follow signs for MD-8 S/Romancoke. Turn left onto Rte. 835A/Thompson Creek Rd. At traffic circle, turn right onto Marion Quimby Dr. Follow road around and stay left on Marion Quimby. We are located on the second floor and are handicap accessible. If you turn left onto Butterworth Court it will take you behind the building. 

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