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Air Chased Copper Cuff

Transform copper tubing into a unique and beautiful work of art with Brandy Boyd!

  • Starts Oct 10
  • 185 US dollars
  • Butterworth Court

Available spots

Service Description

Banging on metal has never looked so good! Transform ordinary copper into a stunning piece of jewelry with guest instructor Brandy Boyd. Air chasing is a technique that allows for ‘craters’ and ridges to be created in a loop or tube of metal, utilizing the properties of work-hardening to push metal into different configurations, instead of the pitch that is used in traditional chasing. This class is all about using hammers to create an organically textured copper piece to be shaped into a cuff. This hands-on class will teach you how to manipulate metal using a variety of hammers to create a one-of-a-kind cuff. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced jewelry maker, this class is perfect for anyone looking to add a new skill to their repertoire. We will break for 1/2 hour lunch. Skill Level: Beginner and beyond. This class will cover: ● What tools are needed and can be used for air chasing ● How to use annealing and work-hardening to drive the design of the piece ● Finishing techniques for the ends ● Shaping into a cuff ● Patina options ● Ways to customize Kit Fee: $ 15 (due to instructor at start of class) Kit Includes: 6” copper tube, patina options, polishing pad, handout.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION POLICY: • Students are not considered registered for a class/workshop until CJS receives full payment of tuition. Space is limited to 10 bench seats and therefore NO REFUNDS will be given for any workshop, payment or deposit, once a bench seat is booked. We understand that life happens. In the event that you have to cancel your attendance at one of our workshops or classes, we will hold your workshop fee for six months, to be applied to another workshop or class of your choice. If you do not show for a workshop, class or event and do not reach out to us, you will forfeit your payment. • Refunds are only given in the case that CJS must cancel a class/workshop. In the event that a class does not meet the required number of students, CJS reserves the right to cancel the Convenience Fee: A 2.9% convenience fee is added to all online transactions. To avoid this fee you can pay by check or cash. Email us at or call us at 443-249-3338 for more info.

Contact Details

  • 1200 Butterworth Court, Stevensville, MD, USA


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