Due to COVID-19, FTWG cancelled its 2020 Conference one week before it was scheduled to start. As a result, this miniclass was not taught in 2020.

Cold Connection Earrings and More with Brenda Gregory

Skill Level

All skills levels

Class Length

4 Hours


Cold connecting is a way to join pieces of metal without heat and solder. We will make a pair of textured sterling silver earrings and a pendant from old metal buttons.
Skills learned: texturing metal with stamps and hammers, cutting and filing metal, applying patina and basic cold connection techniques.


Registration Fee $40
Materials Fee $15

Materials Fee includes: Includes silver (sheet and wire), base metal, chain, and findings.

Students to Bring

  • Old metal buttons they are willing to hammer flat.


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