Skill Level: Intermediate
Pre-requisite: Soldering experience helpful.
Instructor: Kieu Pham Gray
Zoom Session: 2 sessions, Saturday- July 17th & July 24th, 10 - 12pm EDT
Written instructions will be emailed to each registrant prior to class.
Materials kit: Enough material for 1 ring (sterling silver stock, CZ, sanding material)
Please notate stone choice in checkout. If stone choice is not notated crystal will be provided.
*4mm CZ color choice (pick 1): pink, aqua, orange, pale yellow, crystal, champagne, ruby, olivine, lt amethyst.
*3mm CZ color choice (pick 2): orange, crystal, olivine, lt amethyst, amethyst, light sapphire.
Recording, instructions and shipping included in kit purchase.
***Orders for kits will start shipping July 13th, 2021.
Descriptions: Fidget rings are fun to look at and to play with, making them will take a little engineering. In this class we will make a ring that will spin independently from the base to create an optical illusion.
*You will need the following tools to complete the project.
• Chain nose pliers
• Flat nose pliers
• Heavy duty side cutters
• Parallel pliers
• Bow closing pliers (optional)
• Brass brush
• Fine tweezers
• Bench block x2 or hex anvil
• Chasing hammer
• Rawhide mallet
• Student files
• Needle files
• Curved Burnisher or Bezel Rocker or Square Bezel pusher or Setting burnisher set
• Flex shaft or
• Euro lustre & muslin wheel
• Center punch
• Steel ring mandrel
• Wood ring mandrel
• Ring sizer
• Bezel mandrel
• Bowl of pumice
• Honeycomb solder board
• Third hand
• Super grip gloves (optional)
• Solder pick
• Soldering set up
• Magnifying glasses (as needed)
• Liver of sulfur (optional)