All classes are hosted at Tasha Rae Jewelry Storefront:
3074 S Delaware Ave. Bay View WI 53207
Jewelry Making Classes - We supply the materials, bring your favorite beverage. No experience necessary.
Be creative & take home a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry.
THE CLASSROOM IN ACTION.
A TYPICAL CLASS IS BETWEEN 6-10 PEOPLE AND IS LED BY 2 INSTRUCTORS.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS
Tasha Rae Tatro was born and raised in Wausau, Wisconsin. She attended the University of Wisconsin Madison to pursue a degree in engineering and physics and eventually found herself involved in the arts. She graduated with a degree in graphic design but had discovered her true love in art metals. Tasha has also studied at Haystack School of Craft and the Howard Academy of Metal Arts where she received a certificate in both blacksmithing and goldsmithing. She has lived and worked in Minneapolis, San Diego and has a retail shop in the Bay View Neighborhood of Milwaukee, WI.
Kristin Marie Finkbeiner was born in Mauston, Wisconsin. She earned a B.F.A. in Jewelry and Metalsmithing from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee in 2009. Throughout her undergraduate studies, she explored glassblowing and textile arts at the University of Sunderland in England and diversified her metals studies by also completing coursework at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Her primary medium is steel and silver wire with which she creates both objects and wearable pieces. She currently works out of her studio in Milwaukee, WI.