Electroforming 2-Day Workshop
Saturday, October 6th, 2018 from 10am to 3pm – Part 1
Saturday, October 13th from 10am to 1pm – Part 2
In this workshop, we will be using electroforming as an alternative method for setting stones.
Instructor: Tara Magboo
Ms. Magboo has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design. She continued to pursue higher education at San Diego State University for a Master of Fine Arts degree in Jewelry and Metalsmithing. Through her formal education, she broadened her technical abilities in a variety of metalworking techniques as well as experience with alternative materials such as acrylic, wood, resin and stone. In addition, working in the fashion and fine jewelry industry and exhibiting her work professionally has fine-tuned her practical abilities in jewelry fabrication.
Tara taught beginning through advanced jewelry making courses at the UCSD Crafts Center for almost five years and continues to teach here at Whaley Studios. She is also the sole proprietor of her own jewelry business “Magboo Jewelry Company” and sells her work at various retail shows including Comic-Con International.