Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Pre-requisite: Some soldering experience helpful.
Instructor: Kieu Pham Gray
Zoom Session: 1 session, Friday - March 19th, 1:30 - 4pm EST
Written instructions will be emailed to each registrant prior to class.
Materials kit: Enough material for 1 sterling silver pendant (sterling silver stock, cubic zirconia: 5mm clear, choice of color for 4mm and 3mm)
Please indicate color choices:
4mm: Pink, Fuscia, Amethyst, Lavander, Crystal, Pale Yellow, Olivine, Champagne, Blue Zircon, Orange.
3mm: Pink, Amethyst, Lavander, Crystal, Blue Topaz, Orange.
***Kits will be shipped 7 days from order date.
Descriptions: A modern interpretation of the anniversary ring, this pendant can be used to commemorate birthdays, anniversaries or Mother’s Day. This class will also focus on finishing for a well polished shine.
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.
*You will need the following tools to complete the project.
• Chain nose pliers
• Multi-looping pliers
• Side cutters (preferably flush)
• Bench block
• Chasing hammer (optional)
• Rawhide mallet
• Metal Student files
• Needle files
• Jewelers’ saw & 2/o saw blades, cut lube, bench pin
• Flex shaft with buffing wheel and polishing compound
• Fine tweezers
• Curved burnisher
• Setting burnishing set
• Disc cutter - highly recommended, if you do not have a disc cutter you will need to saw the holes. (center punch, HSS drill bit, saw, bench pin)
• Magnesia block
• Honeycomb solder board (optional)
• Solder pick
• Solder set up