"Every artist was first an amateur." -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Private lessons are taught in my home studio, located in Fuquay Varina, NC.  As a private student, you are provided with a flex shaft and fully equipped soldering station, use of all tools, chemicals, and compounds, as well as technique and project handouts.  Students are responsible for bringing their own metal and raw materials.

Tuition: You may request pricing details and/or schedule a private lesson by using the contact page of this website.


Semi-private or small group workshops take place in my home studio located in Fuquay Varina, NC, and are offered for up to three students at a time. Each attendee will have an independent work station complete with a full set of tools, flex shaft, all chemicals, compounds, handouts and shopping sources, as well a kit containing all raw materials needed to complete the project at hand. Students are only required to bring magnifying eyewear, should they need it, and a bagged lunch or cash to order in.

Tuition: Varies by class and is all inclusive. You may request pricing details and/or schedule a group workshop for you and your friends by using the contact page of this website. Predetermined workshops will be listed below, when scheduled, ands seats may be purchased using the "products" page of this website.

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1/30-2/3: Art Retreat in the Desert- Tucson, AZ

  • 1/30: Schism Ring
  • 1/31: Lasso Ring
  • 2/1: Schism Ring
  • 2/2: Pastiche Necklace
  • 2/3: Parabola Earrings
  • 3/19-3/23:  Flying Farther- Spring, Texas (In collaboration with Richard Salley)

    4/16-4/20:  Rebel Heartistry Part II- Round Top, TX

    8/5-8/7: Art Unraveled- Pheonix, AZ