Build on the skills you have already learned in an open and supportive environment.

Develop individual projects with an emphasis on technical problem solving and mastering new skills.

 

Prerequisite: Jewelry I and II.

 

Watch Klaus Burgel, a 92Y Jewelry instructor, make a silver ring using a cuttle fish mold.

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Tue, Jul 5, 2016, 1 pm - 3:30 pm

    Instructor: Lisa Spiros  show bio

    Lisa Spiros was born in New York City, where she is currently teaching jewelry making at 92nd Street Y, as she has for the past fourteen years. Some of the schools she has taught at include Parsons School of Design, New School for Social Research, New York University and The State University of New York at New Paltz. She has been invited as a guest lecturer and visiting artist by The Rhode Island School of Design, Massachusetts College of Art and the Hiko Mizuno College Art in Tokyo, Japan. Spiros received her B.F.A. in Metals from The State University at New Paltz, NY and attended graduate school at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich, Germany.

    At The Parsons School of Design, Spiros taught art history; “Survey of Contemporary Metalsmithing”, coordinated the Metals program and taught the Metals B.F.A. degree program, in both the Senior Studio as well as the Senior Thesis...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S350, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $195.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study Advanced

    First Session: Wed, Jul 6, 2016, 7 pm - 9:30 pm

    Instructor: Janice Grzyb  show bio

    Janice Grzyb has been a jewelry designer and fabricator of one of a kind pieces, limited editions and custom work for over 25 years. Her work encompasses a wide range of techniques using precious metals and a variety of precious and semi-precious gem stones. Often her pieces incorporate unusual elements collected from her travels, which give her work an exotic quality and an aura of antiquity. Janice graduated from Maine College of Art in 1981. She has exhibited her work in many prestigious galleries throughout the US and abroad. Her work has been among publications such as Europa Star, Lark Books and Art Box Japan. Janice is the proud recipient of the Saul Bell Design Award for the year 2011 and is a member of Society of American Silversmiths.

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    Day(s): Wednesday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S352, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $195.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study Advanced

    First Session: Mon, Jul 11, 2016, 10 am - 2 pm

    Instructor: Janna Gregonis  show bio

    Janna Gregonis received her MFA in Metals from East Carolina University and her BFA in Metals from Kutztown University. Janna has taught at Kutztown University, St. Johns University, Peter's Valley, the Newark Museum and is currently teaching at the Baum School of Art in Allentown, PA and the 92nd St. Y. She is the former Director of the Jewelry department at the Craft Students League at the YWCA of New York City. Janna has worked at the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum. In January of 2009 she travelled to Cameroon where she taught women infected with AIDS and HIV how to make jewelry.

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    Day(s): Monday

    Sessions: 4

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S350, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $295.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study Advanced

    First Session: Mon, Jul 11, 2016, 7 pm - 9:30 pm

    Instructor: Janice Grzyb  show bio

    Janice Grzyb has been a jewelry designer and fabricator of one of a kind pieces, limited editions and custom work for over 25 years. Her work encompasses a wide range of techniques using precious metals and a variety of precious and semi-precious gem stones. Often her pieces incorporate unusual elements collected from her travels, which give her work an exotic quality and an aura of antiquity. Janice graduated from Maine College of Art in 1981. She has exhibited her work in many prestigious galleries throughout the US and abroad. Her work has been among publications such as Europa Star, Lark Books and Art Box Japan. Janice is the proud recipient of the Saul Bell Design Award for the year 2011 and is a member of Society of American Silversmiths.

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    Day(s): Monday

    Sessions: 3

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S352, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $145.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Mon, Sep 19, 2016, 4 pm - 6:30 pm

    Instructor: Janna Gregonis  show bio

    Janna Gregonis received her MFA in Metals from East Carolina University and her BFA in Metals from Kutztown University. Janna has taught at Kutztown University, St. Johns University, Peter's Valley, the Newark Museum and is currently teaching at the Baum School of Art in Allentown, PA and the 92nd St. Y. She is the former Director of the Jewelry department at the Craft Students League at the YWCA of New York City. Janna has worked at the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum. In January of 2009 she travelled to Cameroon where she taught women infected with AIDS and HIV how to make jewelry.

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    Day(s): Monday

    Sessions: 13

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S353, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $538.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 10 am - 12:30 pm

    Instructor: Mary Beth Rozkewicz  show bio

    Mary Beth Rozkewicz received her BFA at SUNY, New Paltz. She is a studio jeweler living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Mary Beth teaches jewelry making at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and at the Westchester Arts Workshop in White Plains, NY. Her work is widely exhibited in museum stores and galleries internationally. You can visit her website at www.mbroz.com

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    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 12

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S353, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $497.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 10 am - 12:30 pm

    Instructor: Klaus Burgel  show bio

    Klaus Bürgel received his training at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Munich and at the Goldschmiedeschule Pforzheim. He has had one person exhibitions at Oliver Art Center, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA; Bernard Toale Gallery Boston, MA; Goethe Institut, Boston, MA; and Jewelerswerk Gallery, Washington D.C. His most recent group shows include: Micromegas, American Craft Museum, NY; Historical Connnections, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA; The Perfect Collection, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA. Beyond the Mines: The Art of Gold, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA. His prior teaching includes the Maine College of Art, Portland; Rhode Island School of Design, Providence; UMass, Dartmouth; California College of Arts, Oakland; School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; and Parsons, NY. He lives and works in New York City. You can visit his website ...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 12

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S355, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $497.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 1 pm - 3:30 pm

    Instructor: Lisa Spiros  show bio

    Lisa Spiros was born in New York City, where she is currently teaching jewelry making at 92nd Street Y, as she has for the past fourteen years. Some of the schools she has taught at include Parsons School of Design, New School for Social Research, New York University and The State University of New York at New Paltz. She has been invited as a guest lecturer and visiting artist by The Rhode Island School of Design, Massachusetts College of Art and the Hiko Mizuno College Art in Tokyo, Japan. Spiros received her B.F.A. in Metals from The State University at New Paltz, NY and attended graduate school at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich, Germany.

    At The Parsons School of Design, Spiros taught art history; “Survey of Contemporary Metalsmithing”, coordinated the Metals program and taught the Metals B.F.A. degree program, in both the Senior Studio as well as the Senior Thesis...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 12

    Supply List: Click here to view list

    Class Calendar: View class calendar

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S353, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $497.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Wed, Sep 21, 2016, 11 am - 1:30 pm

    Instructor: Jiwon Han  show bio

    Jiwon Han, BFA, Parsons School of Design; exhibits nationally and internationally.

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    Day(s): Wednesday

    Sessions: 13

    Supply List: Click here to view list

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S352, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $538.00

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  • Jewelry Independent Study

    First Session: Sun, Sep 25, 2016, 4 pm - 6:30 pm

    Instructor: Shella Robinson  show bio

    Shella Robinson currently teaches Jewelry I, Jewelry II, Independent Study and various workshops at the 92nd Street Y School of the Arts. She is also the Associate Director at a prominent contemporary art gallery in Chelsea. Previously, Robinson taught classes and workshops at the Midtown YWCA, NYC. After graduating with a BFA in Metalsmithing and Jewelry, Robinson earned a MFA in Metals and Jewelry at the State University of NY, New Paltz, where she also taught as an adjunct professor. Various one-of-a-kind pieces of Robinson's have been exhibited both nationally and internationally at venues such as Velvet da Vinci Gallery, John Kohler Arts Center and Galerie Marzee.

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    Day(s): Sunday

    Sessions: 12

    Supply List: Click here to view list

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S350, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $497.00

    Class in progress. Call 212.415.5562 or email to register.
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