RITA MARIE ROSS

Woven Metal Sculpture and Fine Art Jewelry

Thornton Road Studios

Austin, TX 78704

WORKSHOPS

I teach beginner to intermediate jewelry students at Creative Side Jewelry Academy of Austin. You can get the basics with me during Jewelry 101, where students complete 7 projects in 8 sessions. I am also one of the teachers that hosts a weekly open studio sessions for jewelers. Check out the schedule to see what other classes I will be teaching.

Want to go BIG? Join me for a woven metal workshop in Wimberly at Flite Acres Ranch.

 

Let's have some fun. 

Interested in working with your hands? Join me for a class.
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Saturday and Sunday, October 19-20, 2019 10-4:30pm

Join me for a one day metal workshop that brings weaving and brazing together.

This course takes place in Wimberly, Texas.

Woven Metal Workshop

Open studio austin metalsmith

Wednesday Mornings in Summer 2019

10-2pm

Practice your craft alongside me! Work on your projects and custom design ideas with help soldering, setting stones and troubleshooting issues. 

Open Studios

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Wednesday Mornings in Fall, 10-2pm

Practice your craft alongside me! Work on your projects and custom design ideas with help soldering, setting stones and troubleshooting issues. 

Open Studios

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This class has passed! Email Rita to get on the waiting list for next time.

So you’d like to try your hands in enameling, but don’t have a kiln? This is the course for you!

Torch Fire Enameling

 

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.