Learn the basics of jewelry design through wire wrapping and stringing
Learn about Color Theory
Learn about design through composition and pattern
Learn proper finishing techniques to make your pieces look professional and polished
Have fun and explore your creativity!
Jewelry Tool Kit: round nose plier, flat nose plier, cutter
Silver or gold wire, 26 gauge
Beadalon 19 strand string, .015 diameter
1.8 mm round silver beads
Stones and beads (semi-precious or glass) of your choice, with pre-drilled holes
Small round/oblong chain -- 2 2.5" pieces (gold or silver)
Chain with larger links for necklace extension (2-5")
Ear Wires of your choice
In this introductory Jewelry Design Series, brought to you by Modnitsa Atelier, you will learn how to create stunning earrings and necklaces. With access to 2 Beginner and 2 Intermediate Workshops, normally taught in our Manhattan studio, you will be introduced to proper construction and design techniques, ranging from head pin creation, wire wrapping connection, stringing, finishing, color theory, design basics, as well as materials and tools and do's and don'ts. Interactive and fun, these courses are meant to spark your creativity and allow you to explore color and style, while perfecting your new hobby.
Hi, my name is Dina and I'm an NYC-based Jewelry Designer and Instructor. My company, Modnitsa Atelier, with its studio located in the heart of Manhattan, focuses on bringing my clients a custom approach to Jewelry Design and fun Jewelry Design Workshops, ranging from beginner to advanced and "specific skills".