Jewelry Studio at the Hop

The Donald Claflin Jewelry Studio

A well-equipped jewelry and metalsmithing makerspace.

Winter 2020

The Donald Claflin Jewelry Studio opens for Winter term on Thursday, January 2 at 1 pm
Open to Dartmouth students with a valid Dartmouth ID identifying them as such. 

Open Studio Hours
Mon, Tue, Fri & Sat: 1–5 pm
Wed & Thu: 1–9 pm

Open Studio User Fees
Dartmouth Students: $32 school year, $12 per term

Winter 2020 Jewelry Classes
Dartmouth students only
To register: [email protected]

Cast a Creature
Wednesdays, Jan 22 and 29 
4:30–6:30 pm
Work with sticky wax to roll, twist, and sculpt a small creature that will be cast in solid bronze.  Then file, solder, and polish your creation to become a unique keychain or pendant!

$32  (includes all materials and Winter Term fee)
Class limited to 12 Dartmouth students
Attendance of both sessions is required

Updates from the Jewelry Studio

How to Find the Jewelry Studio

How to Make a Bezel Stone Set Pendant

J-Shop Testimonial

Making a Silver Band Ring

Makerspaces at Dartmouth

How to Make Hoop Earrings

Creating Your Own J-Hook Clasp

In the News

Contact Us

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.