Classes & Workshops

Jewelry from junk

Transform coat hangers and wire into masterworks you can wear!

Join artist Bill Derrevere for this one-time course in simple chain making! You’ll bend and loop common wires to create simple yet elegant bracelets or necklaces. All materials are included and no experience is required.

About the Instructor

Bill Derrevere taught fine arts at Tulsa Community College for 45 years, and Ghost Ranch in Abiquiu, New Mexico for more than 30 years. He completed his masters degree in painting under Alexander Hogue at the University of Tulsa, and received an MA in jewelry and metalsmithing at Western Illinois University. 


Thanks to the generosity of many donors, ahha Tulsa provides camp, class, and workshop scholarships to currently enrolled K–12 students with demonstrated financial need.

To apply for a scholarship for this program, please complete this form (do not complete registration at the link to the right). A letter of support from a caseworker or school counselor is required for consideration.

Class Cancellation Policy

Programs and dates are subject to change. Ahha Tulsa reserves the right to cancel programs due to low enrollment or other conflicts. If cancellation occurs, registered participants will be contacted by ahha staff and will be refunded the full tuition. If another session is available, we will be more than happy to transfer your enrollment to that session.

With inclement weather always possible, ahha reserves the right to close and cancel any scheduled classes and programs depending on severe weather conditions. If the ahha Hardesty Center is closed, a notice will be posted on our website. You may also call 918-584-3333 to confirm.

Refund Policy

Beyond cancellations, no refunds or exchanges.

Register online today


Saturday, March 30
1:00–5:00 PM


$25 per adult or teen


Creative Lab 2


Bill Derrevere