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Classes

Introduction to Precious Metal Clay™

Saturday, June 10, 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (1 session)

About the Program

In this intensive class, offered in partnership with Otis College of Art and Design, learn how to work with Precious Metal Clay™ (PMC).

PMC is a malleable material that consists of fine silver particles suspended in an organic binder and water that can be formed like earthen clay. Students learn how to texture, set gems, roll coils, and use various finishing methods including wire brushing, burnishing, and patinas. Final projects can be an original pair of earring drops and a pendant.

Visit otis.edu/ce for class materials.

No experience necessary.


Instructor: Delia Marsellos-Traister is a jewelry artist and instructor specializing in metal clay techniques. She is the owner of Phoenix Magyk, LLC and a member of several metal arts guilds.