Private lessons & workshops
Looking for a (literally) hands-on experience in creating your own custom jewelry? Schedule a private lesson at our beautiful studio in Framingham, MA.
We believe jewelry making should be a more accessible practice for everyone. We offer lessons in jewelry making and lapidary for any skill level. (Cost per person goes down with multiple participants, so consider signing up with friends!)
Jewelry I: Intro to Jewelry Making
Starting at $300 per person
This class is 3 hours long and covers the following topics:
- Studio safety & equipment operations
- Fabricating, soldering, and surface finishing with sterling silver
- Creating a ring, a pair of earrings, or a necklace
Jewelry II: Intermediate Private Lesson
Starting at $375 per person
Topics are chosen on a student-by-student basis, depending on the interests and skill level of the individual.
This class is 4 hours long and may include the following topics:
- Prong setting
- Findings, hinges, and clasps
- Surface textures and treatments
- Fabrication in gold
- And more — please inquire for other specific topics.
Prerequisites: Students must have completed Jewelry l with us or an equivalent through an accredited jewelry program.
Starting at $200 per person
Learn a skill that many jewelers wish they had and anyone can enjoy! Learn how to transform rough stone into beautiful cabochons. Bring your own stones or use one of our many unique finds.
This class is 3 hours and covers the following topics:
- Lapidary machine/safety/cleaning
- Cutting, smoothing, and polishing rough stone
Starting at $375 per person
Take your lapidary skills to the next level with our Advanced Lapidary workshop. Learn the tools & techniques needed to make a more intricate stone charm.
This class is 4-5 hours long and covers the following topics:
- Using a flex shaft tool to cut, smooth, polish, and meticulously carve detail in stone
- Creating one of the following projects: fingers crossed good luck charm, mano figa protective hand, stone chain links
Prerequisites: Students must have completed Lapidary Basics with us, or an equivalent through an accredited jewelry program.
Customize Your Lesson
Have a jewelry idea you want to bring to life? We can make it happen together. Reach out to schedule a personalized lesson to make your own custom piece of jewelry from scratch. No jewelry making experience required to schedule.
We’ll help you plan your approach, assist in figuring out what materials, skills, and tools you’ll need, and offer one-on-one assistance. We love a challenge — so don’t hesitate to reach out!
Looking to book a small group jewelry making event with us in our Framingham studio? Book our studio for a day and have some fun! We can accommodate up to 4 people at a time.
Lesson Cancellation Policy
Please be aware of our lesson cancellation policy, which you can find here.