Jewelry Studio at the Hop

The Donald Claflin Jewelry Studio

A well-equipped jewelry and metalsmithing makerspace.

Spring 2022

Jewelry Open Studio
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday 1–5 pm & Wednesday, Thursday 1-7 pm

  • Reservations are required. No walk-ins.
  • No Charge. Pay for the materials you use.
  • Open to all on-campus Dartmouth students.
  • No food or drink in the studio.

Reserve a spot

Updates from the Jewelry Studio

Workshops Spring 2020 Exhibition

Featuring the artwork of over 40 Dartmouth students

How to Find the Jewelry Studio

How to Make a Bezel Stone Set Pendant

J-Shop Testimonial

Making a Silver Band Ring

Stories from the Student Workshops 2019/2020

During a time of remote learning, students reconnect to the workshops by sharing stories about their favorite projects and the skills they learned.

Makerspaces at Dartmouth

How to Make Hoop Earrings

Creating Your Own J-Hook Clasp

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I have two home bases at Dartmouth: Robinson Hall and the basement of the Hop. When campus was open, I often found myself in one or the other before I even realized I was heading somewhere; I would...

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Jeff Georgantes

Questions about the Jewelry Studio?

The Donald Claflin Jewelry Studio is located in the basement of the Hopkins Center, across from the Paddock Music Library.