Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Zoom Session: 1 sessions, Friday - Aug. 28, 1:30pm EST
Written instructions will be emailed to each registrant prior to class.
Materials kit: Enough materials for one pair of earrings and a pendant(sterling silver stock, cubic zirconia).
***Kits will be shipped starting on Aug. 13th. All orders after Aug. 19th, will be shipped Aug. 24th.
This class will be conducted via Zoom. Registrants will be emailed an invitation to join the Zoom meeting 3 days before class and will be required to register with Zoom to gain access. Video will be available for 90 days after the first class and will be available on a private channel on YouTube.
Descriptions: A little stone setting, a little soldering, a little forging. Put it all together and the result will be a stunning pair of earrings that will shimmer and impress everyone. Enough materials will be provided for a pair of earrings and a pendant, however students will need to provide their own silver solder and flux.
• Flush cutters (ultra preferred)
• Flat nose pliers
• Chain nose pliers
• Round nose pliers
• Needle files or Metal Student files
• Bench block
• Rawhide mallet
• Chasing hammer or small planishing hammer
• Brass Brush
• Ring clamp or vise
• Square Bezel/Prong setting pusher OR Setting Burnishers
• Solder set up
• Silver solder paste
• Steel ring mandrel or hoop mandrel
• Pencil with eraser
• Fine tip Sharpie