Jewelry Making and Metal Working Camp

Interested in designing and making your own jewelry? In this course students will learn the basic technical skills for creating beautiful artworks in metal. Participants will utilize the jewelry making studios at Lamar Dodd School of Art’s Thomas Street Complex while exploring a variety of techniques in metal. Students will develop new artistic abilities and gain experience in our jewelry studio in this exciting new camp!

Ages: 14-17

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Course Date:
Monday, June 6, 2022 to Friday, June 10, 2022
Course Date Info:

Day and Overnight Options Available
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Extended Day available until 5:30 p.m.
Overnight students check-in on Sunday night at residence hall

UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
Location Info:

Overnight students will check in at the residence hall on Sunday evening and check out on Saturday morning. Day students will check in on Monday morning between 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Classrooms are located around campus, and students may travel by foot, bus or university vehicle to get to classrooms or other camp activities. More details will be available in your confirmation email and in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.


Day Camp - $470

  • Optional Lunch Voucher - $55
  • Optional Extended Day until 5:30 PM - $45
  • Overnight Camp - $600 additional



Leah MazzaLeah Mazza earned an M.F.A. from The University of Georgia, and a B.F.A. from The University of Edinboro, Pennsylvania. She has taught 3D Foundations and Metalsmithing courses. She can be found sketching at home or scavenging for abandoned curiosities. Found-object sculpture, jewelry making, and drawing are her primary creative outlets. Her work is inspired by human psychology, identity, and spiritual practices. This is Leah’s first year as a Summer Academy Instructor.

What you need for camp/program: 

A detailed list of supplies needed for your camp program will be emailed to you two weeks before camp begins.