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Jewelry/Metal Arts: Streich Zone

Enameling, Forming, Fabricating

Last updated on Feb 02, 2022

Regular Studio Hours for Jewelry/Metal Arts
Monday-Friday, 8am-12am
Saturday-Sunday, 8am-10pm

Please contact the Studio Manager directly or email with any questions.

The Streich Zone
Shaklee Building
Oakland Campus

Spring 2022: On-Campus Studio Access

CCA continues to provide access to on-campus studios and shops as permitted to do so by the San Francisco and Alameda Departments of Public Health.

About the Jewelry/Metal Arts: Streich Zone

The "Streich Zone” is the program's multifunctional room. Class lectures, critiques, and many guest artist talks are held here. It also contains the kilns used for enameling, or fusing powdered glass to create color and images on the surface of metal.

Specializing in These Materials

  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Karat Golds
  • Metal
  • Palladium
  • Platinum
  • Silver
  • Steel
  • Titanium

Tools and Equipment

  • Enameling Kilns (Large, Medium, and Small)
  • Natural gas torches
  • Electric Rolling Mill
  • Band saw for metal
  • Drill presses and flex-shafts
  • Step sheer, straight sheer
  • Buffing/polishing machines
  • Draw bench