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Fun with Leather Scaps; Earring, Earrings and more Earrings Sunday, August 2, 6:30 PM  
Jen Cushman $70   
This workshop is 3 hours.

Student Level: Beginner
Type of Workshop: Project
Prerequisite: None**
Workshop Category: Jewelry, Mixed-Media

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The leather earring trend is super hot right now and seriously so much fun to make. In this fast paced but easy-going workshop we'll make multiple pairs of earrings of various designs. We will start with simple leaf shapes and geometrics to get your feet wet. As your confidence (and joy!) builds, we'll level up the design to incorporate cold connections, beads, wirework and dangles and you'll also learn how to make sophisticated leather tassels. You'll also learn to make your own findings - French ear wires and headpins - from wire, which will help save you money in materials costs.

These boho leather earrings are light as a feather to wear so those of you who adore statement earrings can still go big but stay comfortable! Since you have the scissors and leather scraps in front of you, how big or how small you wish to make your earrings is completely up to you. This is a great evening workshop if you wish to still be creative but seek a relaxed, chilled out environment to work in.

Kit/Materials Fee (payable to instructor at class time):

  • $20 includes:
  • lots of leather scraps
  • templates
  • beads
  • pre-made French ear wires
  • wire
  • jump rings
  • findings
  • glue


Some workshops may require that you bring supplies or tools that you may not presently possess. If you'd like to place an advance order for jewelry supplies & tools for pick-up at the on-site Jewelry Supply store when you arrive at ARTU19, contact:

SJ Jewelry Supply LLC

Please note that SJ Jewelry Supply has an extensive selection of products but not all of them may appear on their website. If in doubt about the availability of any product, a simple phone call will get you the information that you desire.

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Email your order to: info@sjjewelrysupply.com
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call: 602-956-0189


Questions: jencushmanart@gmail.com
Website: www.jencushman.com