Riveting & Prong Setting Workshop
Saturday, August 11th, 2018 from 10am to 5pm
Riveting is a method of connecting various pieces of metal without the use of a torch!
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.