• Cabochon Ring
    From creating your ring shank to setting your stone, all of the foundation skills come together with this project.
  • Fall 2016 Beginning Metalsmithing classes are posted!
    Fall classes are posted! Check it out on the Classes + Workshops page.
  • Introduction to Metalsmithing Saturday, September 10, 1-4pm
    Learn to fabricate a bangle bracelet and the foundation skills it takes to forge it. Yep.
  • Argentium Fusing Workshop
    Argentium is an amazing alloy with both excellent and challenging working properties. De-mystify this alternative alloy in this one day workshop!
  • With This Ring, I Thee Wed Wedding Band Workshop
    Couples learn the skills to fabricate their wedding bands.
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    Gift Certificates Available!
    Gifting education gives boundless returns! Treat someone you love to a terrific experience, which stays with them long after they leave the studio! Info on our Classes Page under Gift Certificates!
  • sterling silver spin ring
    Spin Ring Workshop, Saturday, Nov 5, 1-5
    This project is fun and challenging with a killer ring as your finished product! You will LOVE this workshop! Strong foundation skills req'd.
  • custom dog tag
    PAWSOME Pet Tag Workshop Sunday, DEC 4, 1-4pm
    In this crafter-noon students will fabricate a one of a kind Dana Ruth signature double decker style charming charm for their furry friend!
  • Sawing + Riveting Workshop
    Learn proper technique for successful sawing, piercing, and cold connections.
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    Wedding Band Workshop
    Hand crafting your one-of-a-kind bands will be a lasting memory that you both will cherish for years to come.
  • Torch Soldering
    Students learn torch soldering, a critical foundation skill.
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    Beginning Metalsmithing / Jewelry Fabrication
    Learn the foundation skills to fabricate jewelry by hand from raw materials! Projects include earrings, bracelets, rings, and/or pendants.
  • fold formed feather copper earrings
    Fold Formed Hydraulic Press Feather Earring Workshop
    Learn basic fold forming and use the hydraulic press with pancake dies to make these gorgeous copper earrings!

Open Studio

Utilize this supervised work-time to finish projects or start new ones! Take advantage of the tools and machinery in the studio that you may not have at home. Come and work with your fellow artists in a great atmosphere.

Classes + Workshops

We offer private lessons, group instruction, workshops, and guided work-time. Sessions can be tailored to students' learning goals and skill level.

Tools + Supplies

Check out our new online store! We are proud to be your authorized distributor for some of the largest names in the industry. With a wide selection of hand tools, flex-shafts, torch outfits, and much more we are sure to have what you need.
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Videos + Tutorials

Here's where we'll post videos, demos, and tutorials. Some content will be free for you to enjoy while other content will be subscription based.

Atlanta's original, working studio experience

Atlanta Art Worx Jewelry | Metal Arts Center offers students an authentic, working metalsmithing studio experience where they can learn and perfect their skills in silversmithing and other aspects of jewelry/metal arts. As a studio dedicated to jewelry and metal arts our focus is strictly on silversmithing and other techniques and skills centered around working with metal. Our cozy studio offers a place to foster creativity and imagination, collaborate, and create magnificent art. With a low student teacher ratio our classes offer personal attention and one on one instruction.

The word on the street is...

  • Thank you for your inspiration, expertise and your patience. The class exceeded our expectations and we hope to take more of your classes in the future!  Oh, give Ollie a hug and kiss from us!
  • I just wanted to say thank you again for such an awesome workshop this week-end... I had an experience more wonderful than I ever expected. I'm looking forward to taking more classes in the future.
  • Loved being at your studio; you have a very homey feel there. I've taken a lot of classes and the one today is one of the best I've ever taken!  It was awesome!
  • Enjoyed your class. For anyone interested in making jewelry, your classes are a must take. Not only did I learn a great amount in a short time but your emphasis on safety is a major stress reliever for those apprehensive about the use of torches.
  • I just took the Introduction to Metals Workshop, and had a lovely evening!
  • I took my first class today, and it rocked!
  • classes are chock full of technical information and content to help you develop the right skills for success behind the bench. i loved every minute of it!
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