January 7, 2015
Mesalands Community College will be offering a course in Artistic Silversmithing this semester in Portales, NM. This three-credit hour course is entitled Artistic Silversmithing-Engraving I (ART 108/FAS 108) and will be instructed by Eddy Mardis, Mesalands Faculty. This course is designed for introductory-level engraving on precious and non-precious metals. Students will learn the theory and practice of hand and power assisted engraving on spurs, jewelry, and buckles.
Classes will begin on January 20, 2015 and will be held in the Ag Shop at Portales High School, on Tuesdays nights from 6:00-9:00 pm. For more information, please contact Eddy Mardis at (575) 461-4413, ext. 158 or (806) 690-2213.