Need Help?

Skip to Content

CCA Portal

Jewelry / Metal Arts: Main Studio

Learning, Demonstrating, Building Community

Last updated on Jan 19, 2023

Access hours are 9am-12am, Monday - Friday, and 9am-10pm, Saturday - Sunday.

1st Floor
Main Building

Spring 2023 Jewelry/Metal Arts Main Studio Access

Jewelry/Metal Arts is open to students who are currently enrolled in or have completed Jewelry/Metal Arts 1. Orientations are provided by the studio manager during class time.

For graduate students or upper-division project access, please contact the studio manager. This access will be granted depending on studio capacity. We cannot provide new student access after week ten of the semester.



rlarman@cca.edu

About the Jewelry / Metal Arts: Main Studio

The main classroom is equipped with 17 professional jeweler's benches with flex-shafts, smith mini torches, two drill presses, a bench shear, a rolling mill, an instructional video monitor, an art display case, and various hand tools designed for metal-smithing.


Specializing in These Materials

  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Karat Golds
  • Palladium
  • Platinum
  • Resin
  • Silver
  • Steel
  • Titanium
  • Wax

Tools and Equipment

  • Natural gas torches
  • Rolling Mill
  • Hydraulic press
  • Citric acid pickle baths
  • Drill presses and flex-shafts
  • Step sheer, beverly sheer, straight sheer
  • Buffing/polishing lathes
  • Orion i200 pulse arc welder
  • Puk 5 precision impulse welder
  • Small lathe mills
  • Formlabs 3, 3D printer
  • G-Tec TB-30 natural gas booster
  • Casting equipment (kilns, centrifuge, and vacuum caster)
  • Wax injector
  • Electrical etching bath for non-ferrous metals
  • Metal forming/forging hammers, stakes, and anvils
  • Band saw (wood or metal)
  • Sanders (wet or dry)
  • Glass Bead blaster
  • Draw bench
  • Titan stone cutting lathe
  • Gryphon C-40 diamond band saw

Resources

Social

CALENDAR

Loading...