Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Kieu Pham Gray
Zoom Session: 1 session, Friday - Oct. 1st, 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: choice of color for 4mm. balancing tool.)
Please indicate color choices:
4mm: Pink, Amethyst, Lavender, Crystal, Pale Yellow, Champagne, Orange.
***Kits will be shipped Sept. 15, 2021.
Descriptions: Not only is life a balancing act, but sometimes it is in jewelry making too. This project will teach you how to easily find balance for pendants when working with designs using unevenly weighted elements.
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
• Heavy duty side cutters
• Bench block
• Chasing hammer (optional)
• Rawhide mallet
• Metal Student files
• Needle files
• Balancing tool (included in kit)
• Flex shaft with buffing wheel and polishing compound
• Fine tweezers
• Setting burnishing set
• Magnesia block (optional)
• Honeycomb solder board (optional)
• Solder pick
• Solder set up