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LIGHT YOUR  CREATIVE FIRE at CALDRON CRAFTS

Our Baltimore Jewelry Classes are conveniently located just minutes from the Baltimore Beltway  or Rte 29.

ATTENTION!  WE ARE NO LONGER MAILING CLASS SCHEDULES UNLESS YOU TELL US YOU DO NOT HAVE EMAIL.  PLEASE EMAIL IF YOU WANT A COPY EMAILED BACK TO YOU OR YOU WANT TO BE ADDED TO OUR EMAIL LIST.

Classes & Special Events Calendar 

Fall 2014

 

·          TO REGISTER-- MAIL THE CLASS FEE along with name of class, your name, address and phone # –or PHONE US  WITH CREDIT CARD – or REGISTER ON LINE .  ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR WORKSHOPS.  DISCOUNTS ARE FOR EARLY REGISTRATION RECEIVED BY THE DATE INDICATED

·          A PHONE CALL WITHOUT CREDIT CARD WILL NOT HOLD YOUR PLACE.

·          REGISTRATION FEE IS  NON TRANSFERABLE except with prior teacher approval.   

·          WE REFUND ENTIRE FEE IF WE CANCEL OR WEATHER PROHIBITS TRAVEL

·          ½ THE CLASS FEE WILL BE REFUNDED IF STUDENT CANCELS AT LEAST 2 DAYS IN ADVANCE.  No refunds will be given after this time.

·          SALES TAX will be calculated on the portion of the class fee which covers supplies

 

* **  A LATE FEE OF $20 WILL BE ADDED FOR ANYONE WHO REGISTERS LESS THAN 48 HOURS BEFORE THE CLASS unless filling a cancellation.

 

Classes are limited to 7 people  Unless otherwise noted supplies are included, as well as use of our tools.

   
    

   

Warped and Twisted
with Bonnie Dunn

Bonnie's on-going Bead and NeedleWeaving Group meets Sun Sept 21@ 11AM. This group works at an advanced level and is open only to those who have completed Bonnie's class.

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Sun Sept 21 (11 am - ??)

 


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Victorian Splendor
with Guest Teacher Linda Tate

Create this beautiful Pendant using two different sized rings, and add a bauble to set off the design. Learn the proper way of opening and closing the rings and how to do the Byzantine design. This class is perfect for Beginners in ChainMaille and will satisfy the prerequisite for the Oct 5 HALF PERSIAN. 

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Sat Sept 27 (1 pm - 4pm)     Class $40 + $15 kit = $55 ($45 if rec’d by 9/17)    

 


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How to Work with the Healing Properties of Stones
Taught by Barbara Warnock

We will learn identify frequently used stones, how to find the areas of the body in need of healing, how to determine the most beneficial stones to work with, how to work most effectively with stones. Each student will take home a set of Chakra Stones (extra sets are $20 each) This is a hands on, experiential workshop. 

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Sun Sept 28 (11 am - 5pm)     $90 class fee + $15 kit = $105 ($90 if rec’d by 9/17)    


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Ancient Half Persian Weave (Chain Maille)
with Douglas Goldberg

Learn this complex, stunning advanced chainmaille weave to create a beautiful bracelet. Students will pick two colors to work with which will help their understanding of how to work the weave, as well as adding beauty to their work. Doug is making each student a Starter Tool that is a "must have" to begin the weave. This is an ADVANCED class -- students MUST have taken at least one chain maille class at Caldron Crafts as a prerequisite. This class is limited to 5 students, so register early.

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Sun Oct 5 (11 am - 5pm)     $90 class fee + $25 kit = $115 ($100 if rec’d by 9/21)    


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caldron Button Up.jpg (70104 bytes)Button Up - Hammered and Swirled Earrings
a Wendy Stevens original Mini-class

Make your own pair of unique earrings with beautiful, fun buttons. Learn to cut and shape a matching pair of earring frames with pliers and your fingers, hammer and harden for a hand crafted look. Make dangles with our vast selection of beads and you will be ready for a night on the town. We will be providing several kinds of Vintage Buttons to work with, so these earrings will NEVER be duplicated.

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Sat Oct 11 (1 pm - 4pm)     $40 class fee + $15 kit = $55 ($45 if rec’d by 9/27)    


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Metaletching Mini Class - Create a Cuff Bracelet

with Metal Master Murf Moorefield

Learn the art of etching metal with several kinds of resists. One option will be your own drawn design, while you will also be presented with ways you can use commercial designs. You will learn which metals will work with this solution, ways of handling it correctly and safely, and how to dispose of it. We will be making at least a Cuff Bracelet, and more pieces if time permits. Students will be allowed to take their bottle of etching solution home with them. Other Metal Working Techniques will be learned in this class, such as shaping your metal, filing, sanding and polishing. We will also be experimenting with different kinds of finishes. This is a great way for a Beginner to learn some Metal working techniques.

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Sun Oct 12 (1 pm - 5pm)    Class $45 + kit $40 = $85, $75 if rec'd by 9/28   


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caldron Ravens Necklace Bracelet.jpg (187184 bytes)Raven Over This Necklace/Bracelet Mini Class
with Wendy Stevens

Make a Purple and Black convertible Bracelet/Necklace. This elegant project will teach and sharpen your crimping skills and give you an opportunity to work with handmade jump rings and ready made chain expanding your design options. Try our new Xuron crimp pliers and Xuron shears, plus their other line of tools made in the USA. Wear your project on Purple Fridays and other Raven Football get-togethers! This is the perfect class for those who have been asking us for a class on how to use a Crimp Bead. 

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Sun Oct 19 (1 pm - 4pm)     $40 class fee + $20 kit = $60 ($50 if rec’d by 10/5)    


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Stone Identification
Taught by
Barbara Warnock

In this class we will learn how to use streak and hardness tests as well as other means of identification. We will determine what stones we have and whether or not they are what they have been represented to be. Industry terminology such as synthetic and simulated will be discussed. We will see ways to tell look-alike stones apart. This class is not repeated often, so don't make the mistake of missing it while its available.

Sat Nov 22     (11am – 5pm)      Class $90 + Kit $15 = $105 ($95 if rec'd by 11/08)          

[NOTE: Additional kits $19.95]


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Seasonal Sparkle Mini Class
with Douglas Goldberg

Come and make this Fabulous Beaded Chain Maille Bracelet. This is a great Beginners class for anyone interested in chain linking, and who loves BEADS! You will learn how to open and close jump rings correctly, and how to lay beads on them in a simple chain. You will also get an understanding of the correct tools to use for chain maille. 

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Sun Oct 26 (1 pm - 4pm)     class fee $45 + $15 kit = $60 ($50 if rec’d by 10/12)    


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Beginning Wire Wrap
Taught by Master Wirewrapper Wendy Stevens

This is our premier class to teach basics of creating solderless jewelry using wire to set gemstones. Learn about the different shapes, gauges and hardness of wire, as well as when to use them. Make twisted wire. We will make a pair of earrings and two pendants. We will be using Base Metal Wire for this class. Those who want to upgrade to Sterling Silver may do so based on the market price.

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Sat Nov 1 (11am - 5pm)  Class fee $85 + kit $25= $110, $100 if rec'd by 10/18 


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caldron Falling Leaf Chain Maille ER.jpg (43882 bytes) Falling Leaf Chain Maille Earrings Mini Class
with Douglas Goldberg

Get away from your autumn yard work and join us for this Falling Leaf class that does not require a rake. This is a beginning level chain maille class so no experience is necessary. Students will learn about the intricate art of chain maille and the best tools for your work. Please bring (or buy at the class) whatever eye wear you need to see small rings. You will make 2 sets of earrings.

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Sun Nov 2 (1pm - 4pm)      Class $45 + kit $20 = $65 ($55 if rec'd by 10/19)    


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Introduction to Beading
Taught by Guest Teacher Wendy Stevens

Learn to make earrings, bracelets and necklaces using Soft Flex, Memory Wire, E yepins, Headpins, Chain and a variety of Findings. Learn how to finish your pieces in a professional manner! This class will include an introduction to basic tools and beading techniques. Don’t be fooled by the name of the class—you will leave with some advanced techniques not found in other classes—as well as a vast assortment of finished pieces.

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Sat Nov 8 (11 am - 5pm)     $90 class fee + $20 kit = 110 ($90 if rec’d by 10/25)    

THIS IS THE CLASS TO TAKE IF YOU WANT TO LEARN THE BASIC TECHNIQUES FOR WORKING WITH BEADS.


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caldron Twist Again.jpg (25176 bytes)Twist Again Earrings and Bracelet
With Wire Wizard Wendy Stevens

Wendy will teach you the prize winning wire techniques that led to her FIRST PLACE ribbon from State Wide Competition. This easy ensemble just requires some Gemstone Chips (or other beads if you prefer) and the proper wire twisting tools and knowledge. When you find out how easy this project is, you will want to make more for each outfit, or for giveaways! 

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Sun Nov 16 (1 pm - 4pm)     $45 class fee + $20 kit = $65 ($55 if rec’d by 11/2)    


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caldron Wishbone Earrings.jpg (34631 bytes)Wishbone Earrings Mini Class
With Wire Wizard Wendy Stevens

No need to make your wish for fashion forward style with these movable, modern earrings. Learn to make matching frames, jump rings, adornments, wrapped loops and decorative headpins. A second pair of earrings can be fashioned in class if time allows.

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Sun Dec 7 (1 pm - 4pm)     $45 class fee + $15 kit = $60 ($50 if rec’d by 11/16)    


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CAN'T MAKE THAT DATE?
We understand that the dates we have selected for classes may not fit into your schedule. We do not offer the same class again for at least 6 months (and in some cases two years) unless we have a waiting list. If you wish to have a class scheduled at your convenience please call. We ask a minimum of $500

SAVE MONEY $$$

Network of the Caldron Members Receive 10% Discount on Classes As Well As A Discount On every Purchase made at CALDRON CRAFTS. New member fee $45, annual renewal (if timely) only$40

Discount not available on day of membership purchase. 

Ask For An Application Today and start SAVING Tomorrow. Purchase your membership by phone or mail and Next time you place a mail order or come to the store YOU WILL SAVE 10% – 20% ON EVERY ITEM PURCHASED.

THE CALDRON CALENDAR

***OPEN WEDNESDAY  THROUGH SUNDAY**

11AM – 6PM

CLOSED MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS

   

Minimum order $20.00 (NOT including shipping & handling).   $100 minimum on all orders to be shipped outside the continental USA

You may order by check, money order or credit card via the US mail, Email or by phone.    Orders outside the U.S. must be paid by credit card ( MC / VISA / Discover accepted). Prices may change without notice.

As always, we carry much more than can be shown here.  Call with your needs to determine if the items you want can be special ordered , or mail us your questions or requests. And please, mention this web site; we need on-line encouragement!

Caldron Crafts
6611 Route 40 West
Catonsville, MD 21228

Phone: (410) 744-2155
Fax: (410) 744-7664
EMail: info@caldroncraft.com

Web: www.caldroncraft.com
Store Hours (EST)
Wednesday through Sunday
11:00 noon to 6:00 pm
Monday & Tuesdays
Closed