Register for classes online anytime click here. If you have questions, call Creative Place at 714-446-9000.

All workshops include the use of all tools, and materials are now available in an easy kit form making it much easier to budget.

The cancellation policy is listed at the bottom of the page.

Workshop Levels:
Level 1 / Introductory
All skill levels welcome, from absolute beginners to those wishing to refine skills or refresh techniques. In class firing and polishing/finishing. Relaxed pace.
Level 2 / Experienced Beginner
Must have taken Metal Clay Foundation Skills. All level 2 classes will build on established skills and include syringe work, using a needle tool, dry assembly plus additional project specific skills. Moderate pace. May require at home polishing/finishing.
Level 3 / Intermediate
Must have taken any Level 2 class. Skills will be refined, and understanding expanded, multi-tasking. Brisk pace. Requires at home polishing/finishing.
Level 4 / Advanced
Must have taken several Level 3 classes. More challenging and independent working environment. Improvisation and design opportunities. Brisk pace, may not be finished during class. Requires at home polishing/finishing.

Level 1 Workshops

All skill levels welcome, from absolute beginners to those wishing to refine skills or refresh techniques. In class firing and polishing/finishing. Relaxed pace.

foundation_4232 B&BMetal Clay Foundation Skills  $95
by Cindy Pankopf

Level 1*

Sat. March 24 (9:30a-4:30p)    OR
Sat. April 14 (9:30a-4:30p)

Explore real silver in clay form! This moldable, rollable clay is amazing! Learn about the different varieties of clay and see examples of many different applications. You will make three personalized pieces while learning about tools, and techniques. You’ll learn everything from rolling and texturing the clay, to sanding, polishing and oxidizing. You’ll leave with finished jewelry. Additional $65 materials fee due on class day. Use of tools is complimentary. All skill levels welcome.

The use of all tools and supplies is complimentary. Pieces will be created, fired and finished IN CLASS.

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Level 2 Workshops

Must have taken Metal Clay Foundation Skills. All level 2 classes will build on established skills and include syringe work, using a needle tool, dry assembly plus additional project specific skills. Moderate pace. May require at home polishing/finishing.

Metal Clay Skill Building-
Street Level  $90
by Cindy Pankopf

Level 2*

Sun. April 29 (9:30a-4:30p)   

You have already learned the Foundation Skills, now it’s time to start building on those techniques and add new ones. In this class you will learn double-sided texturing, stone setting with syringe, doming clay, making snakes, dry assembly techniques, embedding, drilling dry clay, and more. Additional $65 materials fee will be collected on class day.

The use of all tools and supplies is complimentary. Pieces will be created, fired and finished IN CLASS.
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Stone Setting Sampler  $90
by Cindy Pankopf

Level 2*

Sat. May 12 (9:30a-4:30p)   

Various ways to set stones including syringe bezels, lump clay bezels, fine silver prong settings, and tongue setting will be demonstrated in this class. You will also learn how to layer stamped designs, laminate clay layers, and how to securely attach bail backs. Design your own unique. Additional $90 materials fee due on class day includes  silver clay, use of syringe, CZs and fine silver findings. Use of tools is complimentary. All skill levels welcome.

The use of all tools and supplies is complimentary. Pieces will be created, fired and finished IN CLASS.

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To register for classes click here to sign up online.

Cancellation Policy:

Workshop fee is due at time of registration. Seats will not be held without payment.
Additional kit or shared materials fees will be collected on class day.

If you can not attend a workshop, please give at least 72 hours notice. Workshop fee will not be refunded, but can be applied to another workshop. If canceling with less than 72 hours notice, fee will not be refunded or transferred but you will receive any class materials or handouts provided in the class.

Special events are non-refundable and require a minimum of 30 days notice for class credit.