Sterling Silver Metal Clay

Explore working with Sterling Silver Clay to create pendants, earrings, or rings.

Learn from the leaders.
Register for this workshop today.



  • +$100
  • 2-day Workshop
    Price includes all days, tools
  • 10am - 5pm
    Each day
  • Janet Harriman
  • Dates Offered

Call to register for this workshop (919) 732-9702 or register online.

Students will complete finished jewelry with EZ960 Sterling Silver Clay. Techniques covered may include:

  • texturing the clay
  • building a shadow box pendant or a perfume pendant
  • setting small stones in the clay
  • keum boo (adding 24k gold foil to sterling metal clay)
  • proper firing steps
  • finishing fired silver clay
  • riveting
  • adding patinas

Ring construction will also be explored.

Pearl Earrings - Silver Metal Clay
Vessel Pendant - Silver Metal Clay
Earrings - Silver Metal Clay

Tools & Supplies

A kit fee of $100 is due the first day of class and payable to the instructor. This kit includes two packs of sterling clay, enough to make plenty of jewelry. Other materials and use of tools are included.

The Studio

Take a Class • Teach a Class • Open Studio Time Available

OQZO Metalsmith is located in the beautiful and quiet woods of Hillsborough, North Carolina and provides a well-lit, well-equipped studio enviroment perfect for teaching and creating handmade sterling silver jewelry.

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