In this class we will explore piercing metal. We will choose a piercable pattern, transfer to that pattern to metal, saw out the pattern, dome the piece using dapping punches, then create a pendant including a basic forged bail. Choice of several patterns, option to upgrade to silver at an additional cost.
Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Time: 9am - 1pm
Instructor: Ann Sanicola
Skill Level: Intermediate (familiarity with a jeweler's saw a must)
Instructor will provide limited tools for sharing. 3M sandpaper strips and size 3/0 sawblades will also be available.
If you don’t want to share, please bring:
Needle Files (half round at minimum)