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CMJ 040-S19-2 | Singing Spheres

CMJ 040-S19-2 | Singing Spheres

Fri, Sat + Sun, Fri 6-9PM, Sa 9AM-5PM, Sun 9AM-5PM 6/21-6/23 Room: 407

Maximum Enrollment: 8 LBS

Course Description

In this 3 day workshop we will build singing spheres that chime when shaken! Using both brass and nickel silver we will make 2 spheres that are soldered together, along with a steel ball to make the sound.

You might also be interested in: Beg/Int Metalsmithing + Jewelry Intensive or 5 Rings in 5 Days!

TUITION: $250 + FEES: $10
CEUs: 1.9

Sharon Portelance has been teaching at MECA since 1999. She maintains an active studio practice, exhibiting both nationally and internationally. Her work can be viewed in collections at New Mexico State University Museum in Las Cruces, The Samuel Dorskey Museum in New Paltz, New York and the Okresni Muzeum Ceskeho raje in Turnov, Czech Republic. Her work has been featured in Ornament Magazine, Metalsmith Magazine, and Lark Book publications (1000 Rings and 500 Bracelets). Her latest body of work explores the relationship of the body's interior and exterior, while continuing an ongoing investigation into the nature of jewelry and how it can operate both privately and publicly. www.sharonportelance.com


  • All other materials provided
  • If you'd like to use sterling silver instead of brass, please bring a piece of 18g 1.75" x 3.25" sterling silver sheet

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