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Learn to Make Jewelry at these Schools Around Cambridge

Learn to Make Jewelry at these Schools Around Cambridge

If you enjoy wearing jewelry, making your own pieces is a fun way to express your creative side. Several local schools offer fun classes where you can make everything from beaded bracelets to dangling earrings. The best places to learn near our Cambridge apartments include:

Lexington Arts & Crafts Society 

Since 1935, the Lexington Arts & Crafts Society has offered a creative setting where everyone can learn new skills. It also gives back to the community by hosting its annual Bowls for Hunger fundraiser. The classes are led by skilled instructors. They frequently change, so there is always something new to try. Jewelry sessions may include Make a Morse Code Bracelet and Beginner Series: Sterling Silver Band Ring.


A nonprofit jewelry and metalsmithing school and studio, Metalwerx offers everything from introductory lessons to professional level sessions. The instructors keep the courses fresh and exciting. They encourage individual growth, and students learn new skills using high-quality tools. The classes are ever-changing and may include Saddle-set Hinged Earrings, Stackable Rings, and Intro to Sculptural Wax Carving for Jewelry. 

Stonybrook Metal Arts & Sculpture School 

Bring out your inner artist at the Stonybrook Metal Arts & Sculpture School. It features a variety of multi-week courses taught by talented artisans. The instructors work in a variety of mediums and enjoy helping others learn new skills. Depending on your experience, try the Jewelry 1 or Jewelry 2 classes. You're sure to create something unique.  Additionally, shop time is also available for those who can prove competency in the area they are looking to rent. It offers a great way to work on your own in a more professional setting. 

After class, bite into a chicken sandwich at a local restaurant. Finally, if you're looking to call Luxe at Alewife home, please contact us. Our leasing team will help you discover everything our apartments in Cambridge have to offer. 

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