WORKSHOPS

I am an instructor at the Creative Side Jewelry Academy of Austin (CSJA) specializing in jewelry fabrication. I am also an Argentium Certified Instructor (ACI) and have the opportunity to educate students on how to work with this incredible metal.

 

Other classes include: Torch fired Enameling, riveting, cold connections and more. Check out CSJA website for the full schedule of courses.

Want to go BIG? Join me for a woven metal workshop. Reach out for more information.

Interested in working with your hands? Join me for a class.
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One-on-One Instruction

Learn the techniques used to create my woven copper sculptures. Lessons take place in my Austin studio. Email me for more information.

Woven Metal Sculpture

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Wednesday Mornings, 10-2pm

at Creative Side Jewelry Academy

Practice your craft under my guidance. Work on your projects and custom design ideas with help soldering, setting stones and troubleshooting issues. 

Open Studios

 

Recently featured on Rio Grande's "For the Love of Jewelers" Series

A Community of Jewelers That's by Design

Creative Side Jewelry Academy is a special place. Part of that could be because its hometown of Austin, Texas, is uniquely attractive to artists. The weather is good, the music and food scenes are superlative, and there’s a prevailing camaraderie that compels folks to look out for one another. A large number of fine jewelers have ended up in Austin and found themselves making a living there.

Read the whole story from Rio Grande.

RITA MARIE ROSS

Woven Metal Sculpture and Fine Art Jewelry

Thornton Road Studios

Austin, TX 78704