Alexander Calder made beautifully simple as well as complex jewelry by hammering, twisting, bending and scrolling wire into the forms he wanted.

Explore these techniques and make rings, bracelets and necklaces.

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  • Wire Like Calder

    First Session: Fri, Apr 24, 2015, 1 pm - 3:30 pm

    Instructor: Danielle Ansley  show bio

    Danielle Ansley has been a faculty member of the Art Center, Jewelry and Metalsmithing Department at 92nd Street Y, NYC, since 2006. She has created and taught workshops for the Bead Society of Grater New York, Beads by Blanch in New Jersey, Beady-eyed-woman in Nyack and The Creative Center in New York City. She has also exhibited in the Juried Exhibitions held at the American Craft Museum currently known as MAD (Museum of Art and Design), “World of Beads” events, sponsored by the Bead Society of Greater New York in 2002 and 2004. Published article “Faux Jabot” in Bead and Button magazine, February 2005 issue.

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    Day(s): Friday

    Sessions: 5

    Supply List: Click here to view list

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S350, 3rd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $230.00

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