Tool Training: Hot Craft Studio Jewelry Shop
Tool Training for Jewelry in the Hot Craft Studio: Students will learn the proper use and location of all the tools in the studio and to operate the acetylene gas tank, set up a soldering area, turn on and off the tank, use the polishing set up, the rolling mill, and the flex shaft.
Tool Testing will follow two weeks after training or by appointment with the shop monitor, and is necessary before a member is allowed to work independently in the shop.
What to Bring:
Close-toed shoes, hair tie-backs.
A graduate of the Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts, Karen Burke has been making and selling jewelry for several years in Somerville, with specialties in chainmaille and anodized niobium."
Tool training is available in the Hot Craft Jewelry Shop on Fridays, by appointment.
10 Tyler Street
Artisan's Asylum, Inc.
Artisan's Asylum is a community fabrication and makerspace near Union Square, Somerville MA, that is dedicated to making creativity a way of life. It does this by maintaining a community workshop, training its members in the use of all of its professional-grade equipment, and hosting events promoting the learning and practicing of craft and creative expression.