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Benchtime   fitzgerald

fitzgerald jewelry school


$ 13.00

Students and jewelers with experience are welcome to come in during regular business hours to use the studio except when class & workshops are in process - please refer to the school calendar or give us a call.

If you are a beginner and need some help, please come in during our supervised benchtime where there will be a technician to help you.  Hours are listed below.

The studio is equipped with the following: flex shaft on each bench, acetylen torches, micro torch, ring stretcher, polishing machines, sandblaster, steamer, ultrasonic, magnetic tumblers, vibratory tumbler, rolling mills, drill press, draw horse, hammers, mallets, mandrels, ring sizers, wax tools, wax injector, guillotine shear, tweezers, pliers, files, sandpaper, kilns, and more!  Please email us if you don't see what you need on the list.  

We ask bench renters to bring in their own materials and small hand tools.  Make sure to check in and out with a bench technician and sign a waiver form if you haven't already.  

For safety, we require everyone to wear safety goggles when using equipment, tie long hair back, and wear closed-toe shoes!


Bench Rental Rates

By the hour : $13/hr

10 hour block : $120 [$12/hr]

20 hour block : $200 [$10/hr]

50 hour block : $350 [$7/hr]

Unlimited 1 year : $950 [$79/month] *great deal!


Supervised Benchtime: 

Tuesdays 6pm-9pm, Saturdays 12-6pm, & Sundays 12-6pm.


Business Hours:

Mondays 11am-8pm, Tuesdays 11am-9pm, Wednesdays - Saturdays 11am-8pm, Sundays 12-6pm.

Shipping / Return Policies



All domestic shipping is by USPS priority or registered mail.
Standard shipping within the us is 3-5 business days-$10
Priority express mailing in the us1 to 2 business days-$22 


Flat rate priority international 6-12 business days-$75
Priority mail express international 3-6 business days-$100

The Small Print

Duties and taxes are determined by the customs agency within the destination country and although charges are not always incurred assessment is based on the value of goods shipped and is the responsibility of the recipient. These fees are usually collected at time of delivery.
Please allow 3 to 5 weeks for delivery of your item. If you wish to expedite the order please contact us at
If it is an in stock item we can deliver in the us within 3-6 business days. International between 3-12 business days (not guaranteed)
2 day and overnight are available, contact us for rates.


Returns must be made with in 10 days of receipt of item and be accompanied by the original receipt. Returns on jewelry over $500 will be for store credit only. Jewelry must be in the original condition which it was sent out. Jewelry should be returned to us by trackable mail and include return address as we are not responsible for lost packages.
All special and custom orders are final sale as are international sales.
We will undertake all repairs on a case by case basis. Some fees may be incurred in repair of jewelry.


phone: 718.387.6200

we love designing custom jewelry, email us to schedule an appoitnment. check out our most recent work here



$ 13.00