Jewelry Sculpting & Design

(Seasonal: October-May)

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Class Description:    

4-hour workshops. On-going

Using safe studio practices, create a piece of jewelry in a single 3-hour session. This is an opportunity to let your imagination run! 


•Learn the fundamentals of sculpting; hand building, slab construction, bead making, some traditional  techniques like cane making and Natasha beads. Using these techniques, design your own pieces or let me guide you through the steps to duplicate one of my studio designs.

Cost for Single Class$40

(4-classes $145 prepaid discount)

Materials & Tools/Equipment Included


Technique: Premo Clay Sculpting


Intended Skill Level: All Levels


Class schedule:  Seasonal

Wednesdays 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

October - May


Instructor:    Melissa Erlenbach

Melissa is professional artist living and working in Southwest Florida.


She has taught jewelry techniques in metal, enameling, premo clay, and mixed mediums found objects, at her studios/galleries in Historic Venice & Englewood, Florida.


Searle is a member of the  Society of North American Goldsmiths and the Enamelist Society.  Her work has been included in juried exhibits, purchased for private collections, and won numerous national and international awards. 


Class location:

Erlenbach Modern Art Gallery & Studio

612 N Indiana Ave, Englewood, FL 34223


Registration contact:    

Melissa Erlenbach

Registration phone:

941.586.4616, 941.227.4335 

Registration email: