Jewelry Instruction and Information

Jewelry Schools, Classes and Workshops  – Alphabetical

Note – 7/13/17: this is not a complete list.  I’m working on it!  So many ways and places to learn!  See schools by state below this alphabetical list or use the table of contents to access quickly.  Have fun!  Nancy

Last updated:  7/14/17

  • 92nd Street YPhone:  (212) 415-5500.  Address: 1395 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY 10128
  • A Jewelers ArtPhone:  405-557-1866.  Address:  2924 Paseo
    Oklahoma City, OK 73103.  Email:  ajewelersart at gmail.com
  • Academy of Art University (Also offers online AA, BFA, MA, MFA) – Phone:  (800) 544-2787. Address:  79 New Montgomery St.,San Francisco, CA 94105.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Academy of Silversmithing and Art MetalPhone:  303-517-1068. Address: Don Norris, PO Box 2433, Estes Park, CO 80517. CD Classes.
  • Accademia Riaci  Phone:  +39-055289831. Address:  Via de’ Conti 4, 50123 Firenze, ITALY.  Email:  accademiariaci@accademiariaci.info
  • Alaska Bead Company – Phone:  (907) 563-2323
    or 888-946-2323.   Address:  2217 E. Tudor Rd., Suite 7
    Anchorage, Alaska 99507.  Email: orders@alaskabead.com
  • American School of JewelryPhone: (954) 741-4555 Address:  2240 N. University Drive, Sunrise, FL. 33322
  • Antiques, Beads and Crafty PeoplePhone:  (281) 997-3600.  Address:  2517 East Broadway, Pearland, Texas 77581.   Email:  abcraftypeople@aol.com
  • Anvil Metals Studio  and Craft HabitPhone:(919)539-6814  Address: Raleigh, North Carolina.  Email:  anvilmetalsstudio@gmail.com.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/anvilmetalsstudio.
  • Arizona State University  –  *No longer accepting students for the metals program.  It is closing. Phone:  (480) 965-8521.  Address:  PO Box 871505
  • Tempe AZ 85287-1505.  Email:  soaadmin@asu.edu
  • Arkansas Art Center – Phone:  501.372.4000.  Address:  9th & Commerce, MacArthur Park, P.O. Box 2137, Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-2137.  Email: info@arkansasartscenter.org
  • Arkansas Craft School Phone:  (870) 269-8397.  Address:  101 N Peabody Ave., Mountain View, AR 72560.  Email:  arkcraftschool@gmail.com
  • Armory Art Center  Phone:  (561) 832-1776.  Address:  811 Park Place, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Arrowhead Supply – Phone:  (405) 634-7128.  Address:  330 SW 28th St, Oklahoma City, OK, 73109.  Email:  arrowheadsupply@yahoo.com
  • Arrowmont: School of Arts and CraftsPhone: 865-436-5860 Address: P.O. Box 567, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738.  Information: info@arrowmont.org
  • Art Center ManateePhone:  (941) 746-2862. Address:  209 9th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205.  Email:  acm@artcentermanatee.org
  • The Art LeaguePhone: (703) 683-2323.  Address:  105 North Union Street
    Alexandria, Virginia 22314
  • The Artful BeadPhone:   (817) 294-2903.  Address:  5304 Trail Lake Drive, Fort Worth, Texas  76133.  Email:  mary@artfulbead.com
  • Atlanta Art Worx JewelryPhone:  404-532-9679. Address:  Artisan Resource Center, 585 Cobb Parkway South, Studio, G-1, Marietta, GA 30060.  
  • Baltimore Jewelry Center Phone:  (410)243-0479.  Address:  The Centre, 10 East North Avenue, Suite 130, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Bathing Beauty BeadsPhone:  (406) 543.0018.  Address:  501 S Higgins Ave, On The Hip Strip, Missoula MT 59801.  Email:  katie@bathingbeautiesbeads.com
  • Bead Inspirations Phone:  (510) 337-1203.  Address:  1544 Park Street, Alameda, CA 94501.  Email:  create@beadinspirations.com
  • Bead it!  HawaiiPhone:  (808) 734-1182.  Address:  1152 Koko Head Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii.  Email:  beaditkaimuki@gmail.com
  • Bellingham Metal Arts GuildPhone:  (360) 671-1393.  Address:  2620 N. Harbor Loop Dr., Suite 6, Bellingham, WA 98225.   Email:   info@BellinghamMetalArtsGuild.org
  • Bemis School of Art at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts CenterPhone:(719) 475-2444.  Address:  818 Pelham Pl., Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Email: http://artschool.csfineartscenter.org
  • Benches on Division Phone:  (312) 929-0422.  Address:  2017 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60622.  Email: info@benchesondivision.com
  • Bianca Lopez StudioPhone:  (917) 570-7959.  Address:  NY, NY. Email:   info@biancalopez.com. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BiancaLopezStudio/
  • Boulder Metalsmithing AssociationPhone:  (720) 346-3233.  Address:  4919 Broadway, Unit 15, Boulder, Colorado.  Email: info@bouldermetalsmiths.com
  • Brian Clarke  Phone:  0863432907.  Address:  The Old Schoolhouse, Ballinaclash, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.  Email:  sworkshops@eircom.net
  • Brookfield Craft Center –  Phone:  (203) 775-4526 Address: 286 Whisconier Road, P. O. Box 122, Brookfield, CT 06804-0122
  • Brooklyn Metal WorksPhone:  (347)762-4757.  Address:  640 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238.  Email:  info@bkmetalworks.com
  • Bucks County Community College:  Phone:  (215) 968-8000.  Address275 Swamp Road, Newtown,  PA 18940
  • C. Bauer StudioPhone: (212) 354-1656.  Address:  64 West 48 Street, Ste. 505, NY, NY, 10036
  • Cabrillo CollegePhone:  (831) 479-6331.  Address:  6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003.  Email:  extension@cabrillo.edu
  • California College of the Arts Phone: (800) 447-1ART. Address:  1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107 and 5212 Broadway, Oakland, CA, 94618
  • California State University at Long Beach, College of the Arts Phone:  (562) 985-4364.  Address:  1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, California 90840. Email:  cota@csulb.edu
  • Calstone UniversityPhone:  (213) 738-7700.  Address:  2975 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 103, Los Angeles, California 90010.  Email: admissions@calstoneuniversity.com
  • Cazenovia College (general) Studio Art ProspectusPhone:  (315) 655-7994 & (800)-654-3210.  Address:  22 Sullivan St., Cazenovia, NY 13035.  Email: admissions@cazenovia.edu
  • Cecily Chaney Studio – Artists on the Bluff  Phone:  (205) 223-4514.  Address:  571 Park Avenue, Hoover , AL 35071.  Email: cecilyart@charter.net
  • Celie Fago – Metal clay, polymer clay, keum-boo.  Phone:  None given. Address:  Somewhere in Vermont. Email:  On-site form.
  • Center for Metal ArtsPhone:  (845) 651-7550.  Address:  44 Jayne Street
    Village of Florida, NY 10921.  Email:  info@centerformetalarts.com
  • Chicago Avenue Fire Arts CenterPhone:  (612) 294-0400.  Address:  3749 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407.  Email: info@cafac.org
  • Chimera Arts – a Makerspace (this is where I teach) –  Phone:  (707) 827-3020.  Address:  6791 Sebastopol Ave. Suite #180, Sebastopol, CA 95472.  Email:  info@chimeraarts.org
  • Cindy Miller Design StudioPhone:  (202) 329-4185.  Address:  Studio 326, Huntsville, Alabama, 35805.   Email:  cmiller@cindymiller.com
  • City College of San Francisco  (CCSF Metal Arts):  Phone:   (415) 239-3000.  Address:  50 Phelan Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112.  Email:  spugh@ccsf.edu
  • Clear Creek Academy of Jewelry & Metal Arts – Phone:   (303) 429-1401.  Address:  3648 Navajo Street | Denver, CO 80211
  • Cleveland Institute of Art Phone: 800.223.4700. Address: 11610 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 USA
  • College for Creative StudiesPhone: (313) 664-7400 & (800) 952-2787.  Address: 201 East Kirby, Detroit, MI, 48202
  • College of MarinPhone: (415) 883-2211. Address:  835 College Ave., Kentfield, CA 94904 (Small metals program).
  • Colorado State UniversityPhone:  (970) 491-6774.  Address:  G100 Visual Art Building, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1770.
  • Conner Jewelers SchoolPhone: (812) 944-1798.  Address:  151 East Main Street New Albany, IN 47150
  • Contra Costa College –  Phone:  (510) 215-3968 (dept. chair) & (510) 235-7800.  Address:  2600 Mission Bell Drive, San Pablo, CA. 94806.  Email:  None found.
  • Craft Alliance Center of Art and Design (Children and adult metals classes):  Phone: Delmar loop: 314.725.1177,  Grand Center: 314.534.7528.  Address:  (2 locations): Delmar Loop, 6640 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130 and Grand Center, 501 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103
  • Craft GuildPhone:  (972) 490-0303.  Address:  Valley View Center, 13331 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75240.  Email:  info@craftguildofdallas.com
  • Crafts Center – NC UniversityPhone:  (919)515-2457.  Address:  Thompson Hall, 210 Jensen Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606.  Email:  crafts-center@ncsu.edu
  • The Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi Phone:  (601)  856-7546 (ask for Sheri).  Address:  950 Rice Road, Ridgeland, MS.  Email:  mscraftcenter@gmail.com
  • Cranbrook Academy of ArtPhone: (248) 645-3300.  Address: 39221 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 48304
  • Creative Side:  Jewelry Academy of AustinPhone: (512)799-0731.  Address: 321 W. Ben White Blvd, Ste. 204, Austin, TX 78704
  • Cross Street Workshops  Phone:  07828 977189 & 07816 368991.  Address: 14b Cross Street, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 1AJ.   Email:  annatilson@yahoo.co.uk &  smithlaila@hotmail.com
  • Crown Trout JewelersPhone:  888-750-9294.  Address:  107 Parkway Ave. N. Lanesboro, MN  55949.  Email: On-site form.
  • The Crucible Phone:  (510)-444-0919.  Address:  1260 7th Street Oakland, CA 94607.  Email:  info@thecrucible.org
  • da Bead ShopPhone: (808) 331-2161.  Address:  75-5626 Kuakini Hwy (King Kamehameha Mall), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.  Email:  dabeadshop@gmail.com
  • Danaca DesignPhone:  (206) 524-0916.  Address:  5619 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105.  Email:  dana@danacadesign.com
  • David Bigazzi Studio & GalleryPhone:  (650) 323-1923.  Address:  75 Arbor Rd Suite K, Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • Deb Karash JewelryPhone:  (815) 979-9048.  Address:  PO 2456
    Asheville, NC 28802.  Email:  dkjewelry@msn.com
  • The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education CenterPhone:  301-698-0656, ext. 110.  Address:  40 South Carroll Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701.  Email:  info@delaplaine.org
  • Delaware Art MuseumPhone:  (302) 571-9590 & (866) 232-3714 (Toll free).  Address:  2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, Delaware 19806. Email: info@delart.org
  • Denver School of Metal Arts  Phone:  303-997-9846.  Address:  6810 North Broadway Unit L, Denver, CO 80221.  Email:  mail@metalartschool.com
  • The Devil’s Workshop:  Phone:  (416) 855-4321.  Address:  890 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6J 1G3
  • Diamond Council of America – Gemology classes – Online.  Phone: (877) 283-5669. Address:  3212 West End Ave, Suite 400 – Nashville, TN 37203
  • Drouhard National Jewelers AcademyPhone:  (888) 663-9335 or
    419-756-5255.  Address:  2236 S. Main Street, Mansfield, Ohio 44907
  • Eastern Kentucky University, Department of Art & Design Phone:  (859) 622-1629.  Address:  521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, KY 40475.  Email:  http://art.eku.edu/contact-us
  • Eastern New Mexico University (2 locations:  Portales & Ruidoso):  Phone:  (800) 367-3668.  Address: 1500 S Ave K, Portales, NM 88130.  Email:  webmaster@enmu.edu
  • EatMetal, Inc. – Phone:  (201) 926-9620.  Address:  Monroe Arts Center, 720 Monroe Street Suite E511, Hoboken, NJ 07030.  Email:  eatmetal@mac.com
  • Edinboro UniversityPhone:  (814)732-2000 & (888) 846-2676.  Address:  219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444.   Email:  On-site form.
  • Edinburgh College of Art (University of Edinburgh)Phone:  +44 (0)131 651 5800.  Address:  74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9DF, UK.  Email:  eca@ed.ac.uk
  • El Camino CollegePhone: (866) 352-2646.  Address: 16007 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA 90506
  • Eureka Springs School of the ArtsPhone:  (479) 253-5384.  Address:  P.O. Box 657 Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632.  Email:  julie@essa-art.org
  • Fashion Institute of TechnologyPhone:  (212) 217-7999.  Address:  Seventh Avenue at 27 Street, New York City 10001-5992
  • Firehouse Art CenterPhone:  (405) 329-4523.  Address:  444 South Flood Avenue, Norman, Oklahoma 73069-5513.  Email:  info@normanfirehouse.com
  • Fitzgerald JewelryPhone:  (718) 387-6200.  Address:  251 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211.  Email:   info@fitzgeraldjewelry.com
  • Flux Metal ArtsPhone:  (440) 205-1770.  Address:  8827 Mentor Ave., Ste. A, Mentor, Ohio, 44060.  Email:  info@fluxmetalarts.com
  • Fred de Vos Wax Workshops – Phone:   (212) 598-9364. Address:  P.O. Box 13
    New York, NY 10012.  Email:  freddevos@earthlink.net
  • Front Range Community CollegePhone, Address & Email:  Multiple Campuses in Colorado.  Click on link for campus directory.
  • Gem City CollegePhone: (217) 222-0391 Address:  700 State Street, Quincy, IL 62301
  • Gem Cutters Guild of BaltimorePhone:  None listed. Address:  3600 Clipper Mill Road, suite 116, Baltimore, MD 21211.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Phone:  (800) 421-7250 and (760) 603-4000.  Address:  The Robert Mouawad Campus, 5345 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Grand River Beads (limited classes) – Phone:  (440) 331-4950.  Address:  13000 Athens Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107.  Email:  grandriverbeads@sbcglobal.net
  • Guildford Arts Center – Phone: (203) 453-5947 Address: 411 Church Street, P.O. Box 589, Guilford, CT 06437
  • Hacienda Mosaico   Phone:  in Mexico:(011-52-322)225-8296 & in the US:908-891-2057.  Address:  Puerta Vallarta, Mexico.  Email:  info@haciendamosaico.com
  • Hanover, League of N.H. CraftsmenPhone:  (603) 643-5384.  Address:  13 Lebanon Street, Hanover, NH  03755.   Email:  craftstudies@craftstudies.org
  • Hattie Weselyk –  Phone:  (484) 343-4868.  Address:  113 Lutece Circle, Kennett Square, PA 19348
  • Haystack Mountain School of CraftsPhone: (207) 348-2306  Address: PO Box 518, Deer Isle, Maine 04627
  • Haywood Community CollegePhone:  (828)627-2821.  Address:  185 Freedlander Dr., Clyde, NC 28721.  Email:  enrollment@haywood.edu
  • Honolulu Museum of Art – Phone:  (808) 532-8741.  Address:  1111 Victoria St, Honolulu, HI 96814.   Email:  artschool@honolulumuseum.org
  • Idea Fab Labs – Chico (Makerspace) – Phone:  (530) 592-0609.  Address:  603 Orange St., Chico, CA 95928.  Email:  On-site contact form.
  • Idea Fab Labs – Santa Cruz (Makerspace) – Phone:   (831) 508-8550.  Address: 2879 Mission St. Extension, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.  Email:  On-site contact form.
  • Idyllwild ArtsPhone:  (951) 659-2171.  Address:  PO Box 38, 52500 Temecula Road, Idyllwild, CA 92549.  Email:   admission@idyllwildarts.org
  • Indianapolis Art CenterPhone:  (317) 255-2464.  Address:  Marilyn K. Glick School of Art, 820 East 67th Street , Indianapolis, Indiana 46220.  Email:  info@IndplsArtCenter.org
  • International Gemological Institute – Gemology.  Phone: Contact via web.  Address: World Wide:  Europe, Middle East, South Asia, East Asia. In North America:  New York, Los Angeles Toronto.
  • International School of Gemology Phone:  (210) 695-5520.  Address:  14837 Old Bandera Road, Building D, Helotes, Texas. (Online classes too).
  • Irvine Fine Arts Center  (see adult classes, catalog, pg. 92 – limited classes) – Phone:  (949) 724-6880.  Address:  Irvine Fine Arts Center, 14321 Yale Avenue, IrvineCA 92604
  • James Carter StudioPhone:  (919) 240-5253.  Address:  200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro, NC 2751.  Email: info@jamescarterstudio.com
  • Jansen Art CenterPhone:  (360) 354-3600.   Address:  321 Front Street, Lynden, WA  Email:  info@jansenartcenter.org
  • Jewel Envy:  Phone:  (647) 436-6709 Address:  151 Marion St, Toronto, ON, Canada, M6R 1E6
  • Jewelers of America Phone: (800) 223-0673.  Address: 120 Broadway, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10271
  • Jewelry Arts Inc.Phone:  (212) 362-8633.  Address:  22 East 49th Street Fourth Floor NY NY 10017.  Email: info@jewelryarts.com
  • Jewelry Arts InstitutePhone:  (212) 362-8633.  Address:  22 East 49th Street Fourth Floor NY,  NY 10017
  • Jewelry Class DC:  Phone:  202-641-5896.  Address:  52 O Street, NW, Suite 105, Washington, DC 20001
  • Jewelry Creations WorkshopPhone:   (305) 610-6560.  Address:  1400 Northeast 131st Street, North Miami, FL, 33161 USA
  • Jewelry Toolery –  Phone:  (831) 566-6766.  Address:  1060 River St. #101
    Santa Cruz California 95060.  Email:  angela@jewelrytoolery.com
  • Jewelz – Phone:  +60 3 6201 3220.  Address:  Block L-1-3 Plaza Damas, 60 Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Email: info@jewelz.com.my
  • John C. Campbell Folk School Phone:  (800) 365-5724 & (828) 837-2775.  Address:  One Folk School Road, Brasstown, NC 28902.  Email: info@folkschool.org
  • John Fish Jewelry SchoolPhone:  (702) 731-3686. Address:  953 E Sahara #5
    Las Vegas NV 89104.  Email:   info@johnfishjewelryschool.com
  • Just Because Bead BoutiquePhone:  (254) 231-3442.  Address:  1704 West, Avenue M, Temple, TX 76504.  Email:  JustBecauseBeadBoutique@gmail.com
  • Kalamazoo Institute of the Arts  Phone:  (269) 349-7775.  Address:   314 S. Park St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
  • Kay Seurat Studios Phone:  (208) 336-3914.  Address:  1509 Latimer St, Boise, ID 83705.  Email:  k.seurat@gmail.com
  • Kimball Art CenterPhone:  (435) 649-8882.  Address:  1401 Kearns Boulevard, PO Box 1478, Park City, UT 84060.  Email: info@kimballartcenter.org
  • KP StudioPhone:  (602) 320-7513.  Address:  2725 N. 24th Street #4, Phoenix, Arizona  85008.  Email: michelle@kpstudiophx.com
  • Kristin Diener StudiosAddress:  Albuquerque, NM.  Email: info@kristindiener.com
  • Kulicke Jewelry SchoolPhone: (201) 230-2973.   Address: 130 Ryerson Ave., Suite 203, Wayne, NJ
  • Lillstreet Art CenterPhone:  (773) 769-4226.  Address:  4401 N. Ravenswood Ave., Chicago, IL 60640.  Email:  lillstreet@lillstreet.com
  • Liloveve Gallery & StudioPhone:  (718) 388-2190.  Address:   457 Grand St., Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • Long Beach City CollegePhone:  (562) 938-4318.  Address:  4901 East Carson Street, Long Beach, CA 90808 & 1302 East Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90806. Email: kbeeler@lbcc.edu
  • Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment, many jewelers in residence who might teach – Phone:  (256) 533-0399.  Address:  2211 Seminole Dr., Huntsville, Alabama, 35805.  Email:  marciafreeland@lowemill.net
  • Mainline Art Center Phone:  (610) 525-0272 ext. 110  Address:  746 Panmure Rd., Haverford, PA 19041 (limited programs).
  • Maker Lab (& makerspace)Phone:  630) 761-9977  Address:  160 S Water St, Batavia, Illinois.  Email:  info@waterstreetstudios.org
  • The Makery Phone:  (830) 980-9089.  Address:  2355 Bulverde Road #4
    Bulverde TX 78163.  Email:  info@makeryarts.com
  • Mark ArtsPhone: (316) 634-2787. Address:  9112 E. Central | Wichita, KS 67206
  • Maryland Institute College of ArtPhone:  (410) 669-9200.  Address:  1300 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217-4134.   Email:  cs@mica.edu. Also:  On-site form.
  • Mendocino Art Center Phone: (707)-937-5818 – (800) 653-3328  Address:  45200 Little Lake Street,  P.O. Box 765,  Mendocino, CA 95460
  • MetalledwithPhone:  (717) 516-2166.  Address:  P.O. Box 182, Boiling Springs, PA 17007.  Email: sayhello@metalledwith.com
  • Metalwerx Phone: (781)891-3854.  Address: 50 Guinan Street, Waltham, MA 02451
  • Metropolitan State University of DenverPhone:  (303) 556-5740.  Address: 890 Auraria Parkway, Denver, Colorado 80204.  Email: socialmedia@msudenver.edu
  • Miami Jewelry Institute/School Phone: (305) 668-0998.  Address:   Phone: (305) 668-0998 Address:  4949 SW 74 CT,     Miami, Florida 33155
  • The Middle Tennessee Gem & Mineral Society – Two locations. Phone:  (615) 883-8375 for FiftyForward Donelson Station School & Coffee County Senior Citizens Center:  (931) 4552504.   Address:  FiftyForward Donelson Station School – 108 Donelson Pike Nashville, TN 37214-2902 & 410 North Collins Street – The classes are in the Lapidary Building behind the Center, Tullahoma, TN 37388-3231 Email: info@mtgms.org
  • Milan Village Art SchoolPhone:  (320) 734-4807.  Address:  PO Box 230
    Milan, MN 56262.  Email:  mvas@fedteldirect.net
  • Modesto Junior CollegePhone:  (209) 575-6550.  Address:  435 College Avenue, Modesto CA 95350.  Email:  http://www.mjc.edu
  • Molly Sharp JewelryPhone:  (828) 698-8775.  Address:  2212 Green River Road, Zirconia, NC  28790
  • Montgomery CollegePhone:  (240) 567- 5000.  Address  20200 Observation Drive, Germantown, MD 20876 &  51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD 20850.  Email: response@montgomerycollege.edu
  • Monterey Peninsula CollegePhone:  (831) 646-4000.  Address:  980 Fremont Street, Monterey, CA  93940-4799.  Email:  On-site form.
  • The Mountain Metalsmiths School of Jewelry and LapidaryPhone:  828-687-7830 .  Address:  197 Locust Court, Arden, NC 28704-2904.   Email:  ruthie@mmsjl.com
  • Multnomah Arts CenterPhone:  (503) 823-2787.  Address:  7688 SW Capitol Hwy • Portland, OR 97219.  Email:  On site form.
  • Murray State UniversityPhone:  (800) 272-4678.  Address:  102 Curris Center, Murray, Kentucky 42071
  • Nancy Jackson Jewelry DesignPhone:  Not available. Address:  Edmond, OK. Email:  On-site form.
  • New Approach School for Jewelers Phone: (800) 529-4763.  Address:  107 SE Pkwy Ct, Franklin, TN 37064
  • Newberg Jewelry Studio and Supply – Phone:  (503) 554-0455.  Address:  2401 E Hancock St, Newberg, Oregon 97132.  Email:  On-site form.
  • New Hampshire Institute of ArtPhone:  (603) 623-0313.  Address:  148 Concord Street, Manchester, NH 03104.  Email:  admissions@nhia.edu
  • New York Jewelry Design InstitutePhone: (212) 951-1314 Address:  17 West 45th Street, Suite 904, New York, NY 10036
  • North Bennett Street SchoolPhone:  (617) 227-0155.  Address:  150 North Street, Boston, MA 02109
  • North House Folk SchoolPhone:  (218) 387-9762 toll-free: (888) 387-9762.  Address:  PO Box 759, 500 Hwy 61 W, Grand Marais, MN 55604.  Email: info@northhouse.org
  • North Seattle CollegePhone:  (206) 934-3600.  Address:  9600 College Way North, Seattle, Washington 98103.  Email: arrc@seattlecolleges.edu
  • Northeastern Illinois UniversityPhone:  (773) 583-4050.  Address:  5500 North St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699.  Email:  p-goldman@neiu.edu
  • Oconee Cultural Arts FoundationPhone:  (706) 769-4565.   Address:  34 School St, Watkinsville, GA 3067.  Email:  info@ocaf.com
  • Oglebay InstitutePhone:  (304) 242-7700.  Address:  1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV.
  • Old Pueblo Lapidary ClubPhone:  (520) 323-9154.  Address:   3118 North Dale Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85712.  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Old-Pueblo-Lapidary-Club/
  • Oregon College of Art and CraftPhone:  (503) 297-5544
    (800) 390-0632.  Address:  8245 SW Barnes Road, Portland, OR 97225
  • Ostudio WorksPhone:  Address:  The Brewery Art Colony, 2100 North Main Street Los Angeles, 90031.  Email:  On-site form.  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ostudioworks/
  • Pasadena City CollegePhone:  (626) 585-7123.  Address:  1570 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106
  • Peninsula School of ArtPhone:  (920) 868-3455.  Address:  3900 County Road F, Fish Creek, WI 54212.  Email:  info@PeninsulaSchoolofArt.org
  • Penland School of CraftsPhone:  (828) 765-2359.  Address:  Post Office Box 37, Penland NC 28765-0037.  Email:  info@penland.org
  • Peters Valley Crafts Center Phone: (973) 948-5200 Address:  19 Kuhn Road
    Layton, NJ 07851
  • Pikes Peak Community CollegePhone:  (719) 502-2000.  Address:  5675 S Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Email:  socialmedia@ppcc.edu
  • Pima Community College Phone: (520) 206-4500
    Toll-free: 1-800-860-PIMA.  Address:  4905 E. Broadway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ    85709-1010.  Email:  infocenter@pima.edu
  • Pocosin ArtsPhone:  (252) 796-2787.  Address:  201 Main Street | PO Box 690 | Columbia, NC 27925.  Email:   info@pocosinarts.org.
  • Portland Jewelry AcademyPhone:  (503) 444-5623.  Address: 4784 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97203
  • Pratt Fine Art CenterPhone:  (206) 328-2200.  Address:  1902 South Main Street, Seattle, WA 98144.  Email: info@pratt.org
  • Pullen Arts CenterPhone:  (919) 996-3285.  Address:  222 W. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC 27601 (City of Raleigh).  Email:  prcontact@raleighnc.gov
  • OQZO Metalsmith:  A Jewelry Making Studio Phone:  (919) 732-9702.  Address:  1415 Davis Road Hillsborough, NC 27278.  Email (sort of):  http://www.oqzo-metalsmith.com/contact/
  • Quench Jewelry ArtsPhone:  (612) 968-3199. Address:  681 17th Ave. NE Studio 100, Minneapolis, MN 55413. Email:  create@quenchjewelryarts.com
  • Rachel Jeffrey Jewellry SchoolPhone:  01582 833800.  Address:  1 Mill Walk, Wheathampstead, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL4 8DT, UK.  Email: info@racheljeffrey.com
  • Reno Gem & Mineral Society Phone:  (775) 356-8820.  Address:  480 S. Rock Blvd., Sparks, Nevada.  Email: None found.
  • Revere AcademyPhone:  (415) 391-4179.  Address:  785 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)Phone:  (401) 454-6100 & (800) 364-RISD.  Address: Two College Street, Providence, RI 02903-2784
  • Ria Smith Designs:  Phone:  (215)574-8900.  Address:  The Coleman Building
    142 Quick St
    Suite #140,PhoenixvillePA 19460
  • Richmond Art CenterPhone:  (510) 620-6772.  Address:  2540 Barrett Avenue
    Richmond, California 94804
  • Rio Grande – Phone:  (800) 545-6566.  Address: 7500 Bluewater Rd NW , Albuquerque, NM 87121
  • Rochester Institute of Technology – College of Imaging Arts & SciencesPhone:  (585) 475-6631.  Address:  1 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, New York
  • City of Salem Phone:  (503) 588-6303.  Address:  2615 Portland RD NE
    Salem OR 97301.  Facebook:  Center 50plus Facebook
  • Sankühler StudioPhone:  (415) 312-8050.  Address:  Tiburon, CA.  Email:  isandkuhler@yahoo.com
  • Santa Ana College – Phone: (714) 564-5600. Address:  F&P Arts Office: 1530 West 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706, SAC A-109
  • Santa Fe Community CollegePhone: General info:  (505) 428-1000,  (505) 428-1446.  Address:  6401 Richards Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87508.  Email:  diane.tintor@sfcc.edu
  • Sas by Design StudioPhone:  None listed. Address:  Long Beach, MS   39560.  Email:  sasbydesign@aol.com
  • Savannah College of Art and Design:  Phone:  (800) 869-7223.  Address: 342 Bull St, Savannah, GA 31401
  • Sawtooth School for Visual Arts:  Phone:  (336) 723-7395.  Address:  251 N. Spruce St.,  Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • The School of Jewellery Ireland –  Phone:  00 353 (0) 1838 0693  &  00 353 (0) 87 794 8025 Address:  The Garden Studio, 87 North Circular Road, Dublin 7.  Email:  studio@theschoolofjewellery.ie
  • Sertoma Arts CenterPhone:  (919) 996-3285. Address:  1400 West Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27614 (Shelley Lake Park).  Email:  prcontact@raleighnc.gov
  • Shake Rag AlleyPhone:  (608) 987-3292.  Address:  18 Shake Rag Street, Mineral Point, WI 53565
  • Shakerag WorkshopsPhone:  (931) 463-2123.  Address:  290 Quintard Road, Sewanee, TN 37375.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Silvera Jewelry School  Phone: (510) 868 4908. Address: 1105 Virginia Street, Berkeley CA 94702
  • Silver of OzPhone:  402-558-1307.  Address:  2610 North Main Street, Suite B
    Elkhorn, NE 68022.  Email:  silverofoz@silverofoz.com
  • Silver Waves JewelryPhone:  (414)-550-7015.  Address:  Box 1184, Bayfield, WI 54814.  Email:  info@silverwaves.net
  • Society for Midwest Metalsmiths (SMM):  Email: midwestmetalsmiths@gmail.com.  Address:  P.O. Box 31314, St. Louis, MO 63131
  • Soulbuni SilversmithAddress:  Placerville, California.  Email:  On-site form.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soulbuni/. No other information.
  • Southern Illinois University: School of Art and Design:  Phone:  (618) 453-4315.  Address:  Allyn Building, 1100 South Normal Avenue, Mail Code 4301, Carbondale, IL 62901
  • Southwest School of Art and Craft – Phone:  (210) 224-1848.  Address:  300 Augusta, San Antonio, TX 78205
  • Stewart’s International School for JewelersPhone: (888) 224-6684.  Address:  325 West Gains Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
  • Stonybrook Fine ArtsPhone:  (617) 522-3331.  Address:  24 Porter Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.  Email: info@stonybrookfinearts.com
  • The Studio 26 Phone:  (916) 350-0546.  Address:  4100 Cameron Park Drive, Cameron Park, CA 95682.  Email:  TheStudio26@gmail.com
  • Studio Flux: Thomas Mann –  Phone:  (504) 581-2111 or 800-875-2113.  Address:  1812 Magazine Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130.  Email:  market@thomasmann.com
  • Studio Jewelers LTD. Phone:  (212) 686-1944. Address:  32 East 31st Street
    New York, NY 10016
  • Studio JSDPhone:  (616) 607-2470.  Address:  219 N. Seventh Street, Suite 4, Grand Haven, MI 49417
  • Studio OnePhone:  510-597-5027.  Address:  365 45th Street, Oakland CA.  Email:  studiooneartcenter@gmail.com
  • Sue Sachs Phone:  (973) 992-5746.  Address:  Riker Hill Art Park
    Beaufort Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039.  Email: suesachs1@gmail.com
  • Sweetwater Center for the ArtsPhone:  (412) 741-4405.  Address:  200 Broad Street, Sewickley, PA 15143.  Email:  info@sweetwaterartcenter.org
  • Tacoma Metal Arts CenterPhone:  (253) 227-1694.  Address: 3833 6th Ave. Tacoma, WA 98406.  Email:  info@tacomametalarts.com
  • Temple University, Tyler School of Art:  Phone:  (215) 777-9000. Email: tyler@temple.edu. Address:  2001 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
  • Tennessee Tech Craft CenterPhone:  (931) 372-3101.  Address:  1 William L Jones Dr, Cookeville, TN 38505.
  • Texas Institute of Jewelry Technology: Paris Junior CollegePhone:  (903)785-7661 Address:  Paris Junior College, 2400 Clarksville St., Paris, Texas 75460
  • Touchstone Center for CraftsPhone:  (724) 329-1370, (800) 721-0177.
    Address: 1049 Wharton Furnace Rd., Farmington, PA 15437
  • Tufts University: School of the Museum of Fine Arts: Phone:  (617) 628-5000.  Address:  230 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115
  • Tyton JewelryPhone:  (872) 208-6416.  Address:  4825 N. Western Ave. Unit A
    Chicago IL 60625.  Email:  tytinjewelry@gmail.com
  • The University of the Arts:  Phone:  (800) 616-ARTS & (215) 717-6030.  Address:  320 S. Broad St. Philadelphia, PA 19102
  • University of Colorado Denver, College of Arts & Media Phone:  Address: Campus Box 162, P.O. Box 173364, Arts Building, Suite 177, Auraria Campus, Denver, Colorado 80217-3364, Click here for more contact information.
  • University of Kansas Jewelry Design & Metalsmithing Program:  Phone:  (785) 864-4042.  Address:  Department of Visual Art, Chalmers Hall, 1467 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 300, Lawrence, KS 66045-3102
  • Veberod Gem GalleryPhone:  (952) 595-8338.  Address:  13019 Ridgedale Drive , Minnetonka, MN 55305.  Email:  bradanderson@vgems.net
  • Visual Arts Center of New Jersey – Phone:  (908) 273-9121.  Address:  68 Elm Street, Summit, NJ 07901.  Email:  info@artcenternj.org
  • The Visual Arts Center of Richmond – Phone: Phone: (804) 353-0094  Address:  1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Wayne Art Center:  Phone:  (610) 688-3553.  Address:  413 Maplewood Ave, Wayne, PA 19087
  • Wear Ever JewelryPhone:  (201) 841-2674. Address:  11 Rolling Hills Drive , Budd Lake, New Jersey, 07828
  • William Holland School of Lapidary Arts Phone:  (706) 379-2126.  Address: 230 Lapidary Ln., Young Harris, GA 30582-0980
  • Woodstock Byrdcliffe GuildPhone:  (845) 679-2079.  Address:34 Tinker Street
    Woodstock, NY 12498.  Email: info@woodstockguild.org
  • Worcester Center for Crafts Phone:  (508) 753-8183 Address:  35 B New Street, Worcester, MA 01605

Jewelry Workshops, Classes and Schools by State (USA)

Alabama

  • Cecily Chaney Studio – Artists on the Bluff  Phone:  (205) 223-4514.  Address:  571 Park Avenue, Hoover , AL 35071.  Email: cecilyart@charter.net
  • Cindy Miller Design Studio – Phone:  (202) 329-4185.  Address:  Studio 326, Huntsville, Alabama, 35805.   Email:  cmiller@cindymiller.com
  • Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment, many jewelers in residence who might teach – Phone:  (256) 533-0399.  Address:  2211 Seminole Dr., Huntsville, Alabama, 35805.  Email:  marciafreeland@lowemill.net

Alaska

  • Alaska Bead CompanyPhone:  (907) 563-2323
    or 888-946-2323.   Address:  2217 E. Tudor Rd., Suite 7
    Anchorage, Alaska 99507.  Email: orders@alaskabead.com

Arizona

  • Arizona State University  –  *No longer accepting students for the metals program.  It is closing. – Phone:  (480) 965-8521.  Address:  PO Box 871505
  • Tempe AZ 85287-1505.  Email:  soaadmin@asu.edu
  • KP Studio – Phone:  (602) 320-7513.  Address:  2725 N. 24th Street #4, Phoenix, Arizona  85008.  Email: michelle@kpstudiophx.com
  • Old Pueblo Lapidary Club – Phone:  (520) 323-9154.  Address:   3118 North Dale Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85712.  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Old-Pueblo-Lapidary-Club/
  • Pima Community College – Phone: (520) 206-4500
    Toll-free: 1-800-860-PIMA.  Address:  4905 E. Broadway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ    85709-1010.  Email:  infocenter@pima.edu

Arkansas

  • Arkansas Art CenterPhone:  501.372.4000.  Address:  9th & Commerce, MacArthur Park, P.O. Box 2137, Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-2137.  Email: info@arkansasartscenter.org
  • Arkansas Craft School – Phone:  (870) 269-8397.  Address:  101 N Peabody Ave., Mountain View, AR 72560.  Email:  arkcraftschool@gmail.com
  • Eureka Springs School of the Arts – Phone:  (479) 253-5384.  Address:  P.O. Box 657 Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632.  Email:  julie@essa-art.org

California

  • Academy of Art University (Also offers online AA, BFA, MA, MFA) – Phone:  (800) 544-2787. Address:  79 New Montgomery St.,San Francisco, CA 94105.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Bead Inspirations – Phone:  (510) 337-1203.  Address:  1544 Park Street, Alameda, CA 94501.  Email:  create@beadinspirations.com
  • Cabrillo College – Phone:  (831) 479-6331.  Address:  6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003.  Email:  extension@cabrillo.edu
  • California College of the Arts – Phone: (800) 447-1ART. Address:  1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107 and 5212 Broadway, Oakland, CA, 94618
  • California State University at Long Beach, College of the Arts – Phone:  (562) 985-4364.  Address:  1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, California 90840. Email:  cota@csulb.edu
  • Calstone University – Phone:  (213) 738-7700.  Address:  2975 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 103, Los Angeles, California 90010.  Email: admissions@calstoneuniversity.com
  • Chimera Arts – a Makerspace (this is where I teach) –  Phone:  (707) 827-3020.  Address:  6791 Sebastopol Ave. Suite #180, Sebastopol, CA 95472.  Email:  info@chimeraarts.org
  • City College of San Francisco  (CCSF Metal Arts):  Phone:   (415) 239-3000.  Address:  50 Phelan Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112.  Email:  spugh@ccsf.edu
  • College of Marin – Phone: (415) 883-2211. Address:  835 College Ave., Kentfield, CA 94904.
  • Contra Costa College –  Phone:  (510) 215-3968 (dept. chair) & (510) 235-7800.  Address:  2600 Mission Bell Drive, San Pablo, CA. 94806.  Email:  None found.
  • The Crucible –  Phone:  (510)-444-0919.  Address:  1260 7th Street Oakland, CA 94607.  Email:  info@thecrucible.org
  • David Bigazzi Studio & Gallery – Phone:  (650) 323-1923.  Address:  75 Arbor Rd Suite K, Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • El Camino College – Phone: (866) 352-2646.  Address: 16007 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA 90506
  • Gemological Institute of America (GIA)  Phone:  (800) 421-7250 and (760) 603-4000.  Address:  The Robert Mouawad Campus, 5345 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Idea Fab Labs – Chico (Makerspace) – Phone:  (530) 592-0609.  Address:  603 Orange St., Chico, CA 95928.  Email:  On-site contact form.
  • Idea Fab Labs – Santa Cruz (Makerspace) – Phone:   (831) 508-8550.  Address: 2879 Mission St. Extension, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.  Email:  On-site contact form.
  • Idyllwild Arts – Phone:  (951) 659-2171.  Address:  PO Box 38, 52500 Temecula Road, Idyllwild, CA 92549.  Email:   admission@idyllwildarts.org
  • Irvine Fine Arts Center  (see adult classes, catalog, pg. 92 – limited classes) – Phone:  (949) 724-6880.  Address:  Irvine Fine Arts Center, 14321 Yale Avenue, IrvineCA 92604
  • Jewelry Toolery –  Phone:  (831) 566-6766.  Address:  1060 River St. #101
    Santa Cruz California 95060.  Email:  angela@jewelrytoolery.com
  • Long Beach City College – Phone:  (562) 938-4318.  Address:  4901 East Carson Street, Long Beach, CA 90808 & 1302 East Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90806. Email: kbeeler@lbcc.edu
  • Mendocino Art Center – Phone:  (707)-937-5818 – (800) 653-3328  Address:  45200 Little Lake Street,  P.O. Box 765,  Mendocino, CA 95460
  • Modesto Junior College – Phone:  (209) 575-6550.  Address:  435 College Avenue, Modesto CA 95350.  Email:  http://www.mjc.edu
  • Monterey Peninsula College – Phone:  (831) 646-4000.  Address:  980 Fremont Street, Monterey, CA  93940-4799.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Pasadena City College – Phone:  (626) 585-7123.  Address:  1570 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106
  • Revere Academy – Phone:  (415) 391-4179.  Address:  785 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Richmond Art Center – Phone:  (510) 620-6772.  Address:  2540 Barrett Avenue
    Richmond, California 94804
  • Ostudio Works – Phone:  Address:  The Brewery Art Colony, 2100 North Main Street Los Angeles, 90031.  Email:  On-site form.  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ostudioworks/
  • Sankühler Studio – Phone:  (415) 312-8050.  Address:  Tiburon, CA.  Email:  isandkuhler@yahoo.com
  • Santa Ana College – Phone: (714) 564-5600. Address:  F&P Arts Office:
    1530 West 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706, SAC A-109
  • Silvera Jewelry School Phone: (510) 868 4908. Address:  1105 Virginia Street, Berkeley CA 94702
  • Soulbuni Silversmith – Address:  Placerville, California.  Email:  On-site form.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soulbuni/. No other information.
  • The Studio 26 – Phone:  (916) 350-0546.  Address:  4100 Cameron Park Drive, Cameron Park, CA 95682.  Email:  TheStudio26@gmail.com
  • Studio One – Phone:  510-597-5027.  Address:  365 45th Street, Oakland CA.  Email:  studiooneartcenter@gmail.com

Colorado

Connecticut

  • Brookfield Craft Center – Phone:  (203) 775-4526 Address: 286 Whisconier Road, P. O. Box 122, Brookfield, CT 06804-0122
  • Guildford Arts Center Phone: (203) 453.5947 Address: 411 Church Street, P.O. Box 589, Guilford, CT 06437

District of Columbia (DC)

  • Jewelry Class DC:  Phone:  202-641-5896.  Address:  52 O Street, NW, Suite 105, Washington, DC 20001

Delaware

  • Delaware Art Museum – Phone:  (302) 571-9590 & (866) 232-3714 (Toll free).  Address:  2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, Delaware 19806. Email: info@delart.org

Florida

  • American School of Jewelry – Phone: (954)741-4555 Address:  2240 N. University Drive, Sunrise, FL. 33322
  • Armory Art Center  Phone:  (561) 832-1776.  Address:  811 Park Place, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Art Center Manatee – Phone:  (941) 746-2862. Address:  209 9th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205.  Email:  acm@artcentermanatee.org
  • Jewelry Creations Workshop – Phone:   (305) 610-6560.  Address:  1400 Northeast 131st Street, North Miami, FL, 33161 USA
  • Miami Jewelry Institute – Phone: (305) 668-0998.  Address:  4949 SW 74 CT,     Miami, Florida 33155
  • Stewart’s International School for Jewelers – Phone: (888) 224-6684.  Address:  325 West Gains Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400

Georgia

Hawai’i

  • Bead it!  Hawaii – Phone:  (808) 734-1182.  Address:  1152 Koko Head Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii.  Email:  beaditkaimuki@gmail.com
  • da Bead Shop – Phone: (808) 331-2161.  Address:  75-5626 Kuakini Hwy (King Kamehameha Mall), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.  Email:  dabeadshop@gmail.com
  • Honolulu Museum of ArtPhone:  (808) 532-8741.  Address:  1111 Victoria St, Honolulu, HI 96814.   Email:  artschool@honolulumuseum.org

Idaho

  • Kay Seurat Studios  Phone:  (208) 336-3914.  Address:  1509 Latimer St, Boise, ID 83705.  Email:  k.seurat@gmail.com

Illinois

  • Benches on Division – Phone:  (312) 929-0422.  Address:  2017 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60622.  Email: info@benchesondivision.com
  • Gem City College – Phone: (217) 222-0391 Address:  700 State Street, Quincy, IL 62301
  • Lillstreet Art Center – Phone:  (773) 769-4226.  Address:  4401 N. Ravenswood Ave., Chicago, IL 60640.  Email:  lillstreet@lillstreet.com
  • Maker Lab (& makerspace) – Phone:  630) 761-9977  Address:  160 S Water St, Batavia, Illinois.  Email:  info@waterstreetstudios.org
  • Northeastern Illinois University – Phone:  (773) 583-4050.  Address:  5500 North St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699.  Email:  p-goldman@neiu.edu
  • Southern Illinois University: School of Art and Design:  Phone:  (618) 453-4315.  Address:  Allyn Building, 1100 South Normal Avenue, Mail Code 4301, Carbondale, IL 62901
  • Tyton Jewelry – Phone:  (872) 208-6416.  Address:  4825 N. Western Ave. Unit A
    Chicago IL 60625.  Email:  tytinjewelry@gmail.com

Indiana

  • Conner Jewelers School – Phone: (812) 944-1798.  Address:  151 East Main Street New Albany, IN 47150
  • Indianapolis Art Center – Phone:  (317) 255-2464.  Address:  Marilyn K. Glick School of Art, 820 East 67th Street , Indianapolis, Indiana 46220.  Email:  info@IndplsArtCenter.org

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

  • Studio Flux: Thomas Mann –  Phone:  (504) 581-2111 or 800-875-2113.  Address:  1812 Magazine Street
    New Orleans, LA 70130.  Email:  market@thomasmann.com

Maine

Maryland

  • Baltimore Jewelry Center – Phone:  (410)243-0479.  Address:  The Centre, 10 East North Avenue, Suite 130, Baltimore, Maryland
  • The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center – Phone:  301-698-0656, ext. 110.  Address:  40 South Carroll Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701.  Email:  info@delaplaine.org
  • Gem Cutters Guild of Baltimore – Phone:  None listed. Address:  3600 Clipper Mill Road, suite 116, Baltimore, MD 21211.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Maryland Institute College of Art – Phone:  (410) 669-9200.  Address:  1300 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217-4134.   Email:  cs@mica.edu. Also:  On-site form.
  • Montgomery College – Phone:  (240) 567- 5000.  Address  20200 Observation Drive, Germantown, MD 20876 &  51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD 20850.  Email: response@montgomerycollege.edu

Massachusetts

Michigan

  • College for Creative Studies – Phone: (313) 664-7400 & (800) 952-2787.  Address: 201 East Kirby, Detroit, MI, 48202
  • Cranbrook Academy of Art – Phone: (248) 645-3300.  Address: 39221 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 48304
  • Kalamazoo Institute of the Arts  Phone:  (269) 349-7775.  Address:  314 S. Park St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
  • Studio JSD – Phone:  (616) 607-2470.  Address:  219 N. Seventh Street, Suite 4, Grand Haven, MI 49417

Minnesota

  • Chicago Avenue Fire Arts Center – Phone:  (612) 294-0400.  Address:  3749 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55407.  Email: info@cafac.org
  • Crown Trout Jewelers – Phone:  888-750-9294.  Address:  107 Parkway Ave. N. Lanesboro, MN  55949.  Email: On-site form.
  • Milan Village Art School – Phone:  (320) 734-4807.  Address:  PO Box 230
    Milan, MN 56262.  Email:  mvas@fedteldirect.net
  • North House Folk School – Phone:  (218) 387-9762 toll-free: (888) 387-9762.  Address:  PO Box 759, 500 Hwy 61 W, Grand Marais, MN 55604.  Email: info@northhouse.org
  • Quench Jewelry Arts – Phone:  (612) 968-3199. Address:  681 17th Ave. NE Studio 100, Minneapolis, MN 55413. Email:  create@quenchjewelryarts.com
  • Veberod Gem Gallery – Phone:  (952) 595-8338.  Address:  13019 Ridgedale Drive , Minnetonka, MN 55305.  Email:  bradanderson@vgems.net

Mississippi

Missouri

  • Craft Alliance Center of Art and Design (Children and adult metals classes):  Phone: Delmar loop: 314.725.1177,  Grand Center: 314.534.7528.  Address:  (2 locations): Delmar Loop, 6640 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130 and Grand Center, 501 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103
  • Society for Midwest Metalsmiths (SMM):  Email: midwestmetalsmiths@gmail.com.  Address:  P.O. Box 31314, St. Louis, MO 63131

Montana

  • Bathing Beauty Beads – Phone:  (406) 543.0018.  Address:  501 S Higgins Ave, On The Hip Strip, Missoula MT 59801.  Email:  katie@bathingbeautiesbeads.com

Nebraska

  • Silver of Oz – Phone:  402-558-1307.  Address:  2610 North Main Street, Suite B
    Elkhorn, NE 68022.  Email:  silverofoz@silverofoz.com

Nevada

  • John Fish Jewelry School – Phone:  (702) 731-3686. Address:  953 E Sahara #5
    Las Vegas NV 89104.  Email:   info@johnfishjewelryschool.com
  • Reno Gem & Mineral Society – Phone (775) 356-8820.  Address:  480 S. Rock Blvd., Sparks, Nevada.  Email: None found.

New Hampshire

New Jersey

  • EatMetal, Inc. – Phone:  (201) 926-9620.  Address:  Monroe Arts Center, 720 Monroe Street Suite E511, Hoboken, NJ 07030.  Email:  eatmetal@mac.com
  • Kulicke Jewelry School – Phone: (201) 230-2973.   Address: 130 Ryerson Ave., Suite 203, Wayne, NJ
  • Peters Valley Crafts Center – Phone: (973) 948-5200 Address:  19 Kuhn Road
    Layton, NJ 07851
  • Sue Sachs – Phone:  (973) 992-5746.  Address:  Riker Hill Art Park
    Beaufort Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039.  Email: suesachs1@gmail.com
  • Visual Arts Center of New JerseyPhone:  (908) 273-9121.  Address:  68 Elm Street, Summit, NJ 07901.  Email:  info@artcenternj.org

New Mexico

  • Eastern New Mexico University (2 locations:  Portales & Ruidoso):  Phone:  (800) 367-3668.  Address: 1500 S Ave K, Portales, NM 88130.  Email:  webmaster@enmu.edu
  • Kristin Diener Studios – Address:  Albuquerque, NM.  Email: info@kristindiener.com
  • Rio GrandePhone:  (800) 545-6566.  Address: 7500 Bluewater Rd NW , Albuquerque, NM 87121
  • Santa Fe Community College – Phone: General info:  (505) 428-1000,  (505) 428-1446.  Address:  6401 Richards Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87508.  Email:  diane.tintor@sfcc.edu

New York

  • 92nd Street Y – Phone:  (212) 415-5500.  Address: 1395 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY 10128
  • Bianca Lopez Studio – Phone:  (917) 570-7959.  Address:  NY, NY. Email:   info@biancalopez.com. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BiancaLopezStudio/
  • Brooklyn Metal Works – Phone:  (347)762-4757.  Address:  640 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238.  Email:  info@bkmetalworks.com
  • C. Bauer Studio – Phone: (212) 354-1656.  Address:  64 West 48 Street, Ste. 505, NY, NY, 10036
  • Cazenovia College (general) Studio Art Prospectus – Phone:  (315) 655-7994 & (800)-654-3210.  Address:  22 Sullivan St., Cazenovia, NY 13035.  Email: admissions@cazenovia.edu
  • Center for Metal Arts – Phone:  (845) 651-7550.  Address:  44 Jayne Street
    Village of Florida, NY 10921.  Email:  info@centerformetalarts.com
  • Fashion Institute of Technology – Phone:  (212) 217-7999.  Address:  Seventh Avenue at 27 Street, New York City 10001-5992
  • Fitzgerald Jewelry – Phone:  (718) 387-6200.  Address:  251 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211.  Email:   info@fitzgeraldjewelry.com
  • Fred de Vos Wax Workshops – Phone:   (212) 598-9364. Address:  P.O. Box 13
    New York, NY 10012.  Email:  freddevos@earthlink.net
  • Jewelers of America – Phone: (800) 223-0673.  Address: 120 Broadway, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10271
  • Jewelry Arts Inc. – Phone:  (212) 362-8633.  Address:  22 East 49th Street Fourth Floor NY NY 10017.  Email: info@jewelryarts.com
  • Jewelry Arts Institute – Phone:  (212) 362-8633.  Address:  22 East 49th Street Fourth Floor NY NY 10017
  • Liloveve Gallery & Studio – Phone:  (718) 388-2190.  Address:   457 Grand St., Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • New York Jewelry Design Institute – Phone: (212) 951-1314 Address:  17 West 45th Street, Suite 904, New York, NY 10036
  • Rochester Institute of Technology – College of Imaging Arts & Sciences – Phone:  (585) 475-6631.  Address:  1 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, New York
  • Studio Jewelers LTD. – Phone:  (212) 686-1944. Address:  32 East 31st Street
    New York, NY 10016
  • Wear Ever Jewelry – Phone:  (201) 841-2674. Address:  11 Rolling Hills Drive , Budd Lake, New Jersey, 07828
  • Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild – Phone:  (845) 679-2079.  Address:34 Tinker Street
    Woodstock, NY 12498.  Email: info@woodstockguild.org

North Carolina

  • Anvil Metals Studio  and Craft Habit – Phone:  None available.  Address:Raleigh, North Carolina.  Email:  anvilmetalsstudio@gmail.com.  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crafthabitraleigh
  • Crafts Center – NC University – Phone:  (919)515-2457.  Address:  Thompson Hall, 210 Jensen Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606.  Email:  crafts-center@ncsu.edu
  • Deb Karash Jewelry – Phone:  (815) 979-9048.  Address:  PO 2456
    Asheville, NC 28802.  Email:  dkjewelry@msn.com
  • Haywood Community College – Phone:  (828)627-2821.  Address:  185 Freedlander Dr., Clyde, NC 28721.  Email:  enrollment@haywood.edu
  • James Carter Studio – Phone:  (919) 240-5253.  Address:  200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro, NC 2751.  Email: info@jamescarterstudio.com
  • John C. Campbell Folk School – Phone:  (800) 365-5724 & (828) 837-2775.  Address:  One Folk School Road, Brasstown, NC 28902.  Email: info@folkschool.org
  • Molly Sharp Jewelry – Phone:  (828) 698-8775.  Address:  2212 Green River Road, Zirconia, NC  28790.
  • The Mountain Metalsmiths School of Jewelry and Lapidary – Phone:  828-687-7830 .  Address:  197 Locust Court, Arden, NC 28704-2904.   Email:  ruthie@mmsjl.com
  • OQZO Metalsmith:  A Jewelry Making Studio – Phone:  (919) 732-9702.  Address:  1415 Davis Road Hillsborough, NC 27278.  Email (sort of):  http://www.oqzo-metalsmith.com/contact/
  • Penland School of Crafts – Phone:  (828) 765-2359.  Address:  Post Office Box 37, Penland NC 28765-0037.  Email:  info@penland.org
  • Pocosin Arts – Phone:  (252) 796-2787.  Address:  201 Main Street | PO Box 690 | Columbia, NC 27925.  Email:   info@pocosinarts.org.
  • Sawtooth School for Visual Arts:  Phone:  (336) 723-7395.  Address:  251 N. Spruce St.,  Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Sertoma Arts Center – Phone:  (919) 996-3285. Address:  1400 West Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27614 (Shelley Lake Park).  Email:  prcontact@raleighnc.gov

North Dakota

Ohio

  • Cleveland Institute of Art – Phone: 800.223.4700. Address: 11610 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 USA
  • Drouhard National Jeweler’s Academy – Phone:  (888) 663-9335 or
    419-756-5255.  Address:  2236 S. Main Street, Mansfield, Ohio 44907
  • Flux Metal Arts – Phone:  Address:  8827 Mentor Ave., Ste. A, Mentor, Ohio, 44060.  Email:  info@fluxmetalarts.com
  • Grand River Beads (limited classes) – Phone:  (440) 331-4950.  Address:  13000 Athens Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107.  Email:  grandriverbeads@sbcglobal.net

Oklahoma

  • A Jewelers Art – Phone:  405-557-1866.  Address:  2924 Paseo
    Oklahoma City, OK 73103.  Email:  ajewelersart@gmail.com
  • Arrowhead Supply – Phone:  (405) 634-7128.  Address:  330 SW 28th St, Oklahoma City, OK, 73109.  Email:  arrowheadsupply@yahoo.com
  • Firehouse Art Center – Phone:  (405) 329-4523.  Address:  444 South Flood Avenue, Norman, Oklahoma 73069-5513.  Email:  info@normanfirehouse.com
  • Nancy Jackson Jewelry Design – Phone:  Not available. Address:  Edmond, OK. Email:  On-site form.

Oregon

Pennsylvania

  • Bucks County Community College:  Phone:  (215) 968-8000.  Address275 Swamp Road, Newtown,  PA 18940
  • Edinboro University – Phone:  (814)732-2000 & (888) 846-2676.  Address:  219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444.   Email:  On-site form.
  • Hattie Weselyk –  Phone:  (484) 343-4868.  Address 113 Lutece Circle, Kennett Square, PA 19348
  • Mainline Art Center  Phone:  (610) 525-0272 ext. 110  Address:  746 Panmure Rd., Haverford, PA 19041
  • Metalledwith – Phone:  (717) 516-2166.  Address:  P.O. Box 182, Boiling Springs, PA 17007.  Email: sayhello@metalledwith.com
  • Ria Smith Designs:  Phone:  (215)574-8900.  Address:  The Coleman Building
    142 Quick St
    Suite #140,PhoenixvillePA 19460
  • Sweetwater Center for the Arts – Phone:  (412) 741-4405.  Address:  200 Broad Street, Sewickley, PA 15143.  Email:  info@sweetwaterartcenter.org
  • Temple University, Tyler School of Art:  Phone:  (215) 777-9000. Email: tyler@temple.edu. Address:  2001 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122
  • Touchstone Center for Crafts – Phone:  (724) 329-1370, (800) 721-0177.  Address: 1049 Wharton Furnace Rd., Farmington, PA 15437
  • Wayne Art Center:  Phone:  (610) 688-3553.  Address:  413 Maplewood Ave, Wayne, PA 19087

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

  • Arrowmont: School of Arts and Crafts – Phone: 865-436-5860 Address: P.O. Box 567, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738.  Information: info@arrowmont.org
  • Diamond Council of America – Gemology classes – Online.  Phone: (877) 283-5669. Address:  3212 West End Ave, Suite 400 – Nashville, TN 37203
  • The Middle Tennessee Gem & Mineral Society – Two locations. Phone:  (615) 883-8375 for FiftyForward Donelson Station School & Coffee County Senior Citizens Center:  (931) 4552504.   Address:  FiftyForward Donelson Station School – 108 Donelson Pike Nashville, TN 37214-2902 & 410 North Collins Street – The classes are in the Lapidary Building behind the Center, Tullahoma, TN 37388-3231 Email: info@mtgms.org
  • New Approach School for Jewelers  Phone: (800) 529-4763.  Address:  107 SE Pkwy Ct, Franklin, TN 37064
  • Shakerag Workshops – Phone:  (931) 463-2123.  Address:  290 Quintard Road, Sewanee, TN 37375.  Email:  On-site form.
  • Tennessee Tech Craft Center – Phone:  (931) 372-3101.  Address:  1 William L Jones Dr, Cookeville, TN 38505

Texas

Utah

  • Kimball Art Center – Phone:  (435) 649-8882.  Address:  1401 Kearns Boulevard, PO Box 1478, Park City, UT 84060.  Email: info@kimballartcenter.org

Vermont

  • Celie Fago – Metal clay, polymer clay, keum-boo.  Phone:  None given. Address:  Somewhere in Vermont. Email:  On-site form.

Virginia

Washington

  • Bellingham Metal Arts Guild – Phone:  (360) 671-1393.  Address:  2620 N. Harbor Loop Dr., Suite 6, Bellingham, WA 98225.   Email:   info@BellinghamMetalArtsGuild.org
  • Danaca Design – Phone:  (206) 524-0916.  Address:  5619 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105.  Email:  dana@danacadesign.com
  • Jansen Art Center – Phone:  (360) 354-3600.   Address:  321 Front Street, Lynden, WA  Email:  info@jansenartcenter.org
  • North Seattle College – Phone:  (206) 934-3600.  Address:  9600 College Way North, Seattle, Washington 98103.  Email: arrc@seattlecolleges.edu
  • Pratt Fine Art Center – Phone:  (206) 328-2200.  Address:  1902 South Main Street, Seattle, WA 98144.  Email: info@pratt.org
  • Tacoma Metal Arts Center – Phone:  (253) 227-1694.  Address: 3833 6th Ave. Tacoma, WA 98406.  Email:  info@tacomametalarts.com

West Virginia

  • Oglebay Institute – Phone:  (304) 242-7700.  Address:  1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV.

Wisconsin

  • Peninsula School of Art – Phone:  (920) 868-3455.  Address:  3900 County Road F, Fish Creek, WI 54212.  Email:  info@PeninsulaSchoolofArt.org
  • Shake Rag Alley – Phone:  (608) 987-3292.  Address:  Shake Rag Alley™ School of Arts and Crafts, 18 Shake Rag Street, Mineral Point, WI 53565
  • Silver Waves Jewelry – Phone:  (414)-550-7015.  Address:  Box 1184, Bayfield, WI 54814.  Email:  info@silverwaves.net

Wyoming

Online and Digital Classes

Many schools offer this option – just ask!  Some, are specifically online.

Jewelry Workshops, Classes and Schools outside the USA

Asia

  • International Gemological Institute – Gemology.  PhoneContact via web.  Address: World Wide:  Europe, Middle East, South Asia, East Asia. In North America:  New York, Los Angeles Toronto.
  • JewelzPhone:  +60 3 6201 3220.  Address:  Block L-1-3 Plaza Damas, 60 Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Email: info@jewelz.com.my
  • Savannah College of Art and Design.  Branch in Hong Kong:  Phone:  (800) 869-7223. Address USA: 342 Bull St, Savannah, GA 31401.  Address Hong Kong:  292 Tai Po Road Hong Kong

Canada

Europe

Ireland

  • Brian Clarke –  Phone:  0863432907.  Address:  The Old Schoolhouse, Ballinaclash, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.  Email:  sworkshops@eircom.net
  • The School of Jewellery Ireland –  Phone:  00 353 (0) 1838 0693  &  00 353 (0) 87 794 8025 Address:  The Garden Studio, 87 North Circular Road, Dublin 7.  Email:  studio@theschoolofjewellery.ie

Italy

  • Accademia Riaci  Phone:  +39-055289831. Address:  Via de’ Conti 4, 50123 Firenze, ITALY.  Email:  accademiariaci@accademiariaci.info

United Kingdom

  • Cross Street Workshops  Phone:  07828 977189 & 07816 368991.  Address: 14b Cross Street, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 1AJ.   Email:  annatilson@yahoo.co.uk &  smithlaila@hotmail.com
  • Edinburgh College of Art (University of Edinburgh) – Phone:  +44 (0)131 651 5800.  Address:  74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9DF, UK.  Email:  eca@ed.ac.uk
  • Rachel Jeffrey Jewellry School – Phone:  01582 833800.  Address:  1 Mill Walk, Wheathampstead, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL4 8DT, UK.  Email: info@racheljeffrey.com

Mexico

  • Hacienda Mosaico   Phone:  in Mexico:(011-52-322)225-8296 & in the US:908-891-2057.  Address:  Puerta Vallarta, Mexico.  Email:  info@haciendamosaico.com

South America

Jewelry Instruction and Information Sites

  • Kavitha Balakrishnan has a new blog. She discusses Indian (East Indian) jewelry and it’s significance in Indian culture.  Kavitha has also published a book called:  How Terracotta (natural clay) jewellery is made in India.
  • Bench Jewelers Network – A membership based subscription ($24.00 a month) with access to information, videos and a community of other artisans.  Subjects are many and varied:  stone-setting, jewelry repair, casting, shop management, fabrication and all things jewelry. Included in the subscription are all back issue of Bench Magazine – which was a great magazine.  I still miss it.
  • Create & Thrive – About turning your hobby into a business.
  • Fire Mountain Gems – Store, instructions, techniques, projects, videos, etc.
  • Ganoksin – Tons of information on every facet of jewelry making and metal working. Their archives are full of answers to all of your questions so, now you don’t need to reinvent the wheel!
  • Handmadeology – Great resource for all crafts.  Articles on selling on Etsy, Home Studios, Photographing small scale objects.
  • Instructables.com – Instructions on many things.  They have a jewelry area too!
  • Jewelers of America – Career guides, directories, etc.
  • Jewelry Making Daily – Jewelry instruction, projects, resources, galleries, videos, etc.
  • The Jewelry Making Journal – Galleries, tutorials, business of, videos, jewelry making, store.
  • JVC – Jewelers Vigilance Committee – Their site notes: Ethics, Integrity, Compliance.  Need to know about hallmarking, fair trade materials?
  • Metal Clay Academy – You want to know about metal clay – go here!
  • Metal Cyberspace – Lots of links:  organizations, books and magazines, artists, etc.
  • Metalsmiths.org – An online community for Metalsmiths – As of 4/1/16, they are no longer accepting new members.
  • Metalsmiths Unite! (The Blog) –Prepare to lose yourself for hours.  I warned you!  How about a post on: Soldering Clamps – Tips from Master Goldsmith James Miller, FIPG.  BTW, the FIPG (after his name) stands for: Fellow of the Institute of Professional Goldsmiths.  James has written a book:  The Work of a Master Goldsmith: A Unique Collection. Lots of Artist interviews! 
  • Nancy LT Hamilton – Please see my YouTube site (YouTube – Nancy LT Hamilton.  There is some problem with my website and that link.  I’ve spent hours trying to fix it and still can’t get it to work!), Pinterest, join me on Facebook too!  Gotta put myself in here.  I don’t actually have a blog but, I do have a constantly growing website with a ton of jewelry making information from tool creation, links and individual skills.  Check out my question and answer pages for my responses to viewers.
  • Pat Pruitt’s blog is such a manly thing!  He’s got great designs on how to build your own pro-jeweler’s desk, how to “hotrod” the Wolf Belt Sander, In fact, it looks like he tears a lot of stuff apart and puts it back together in a unique and interesting way.  He’s got product reviews and much more.
  • SNAG – Society of North American Goldsmiths – Resources, opportunities, magazine.
  • The Studio – Rio Grande’s Blog – Learn how that tool works, videos, inspirations, instruction, contests, etc.

Gemstone Research

One must ask oneself why this is here?  Probably need to put it under gemstones.  Silly woman!  Tomorrow…