Skill Level: Beginner
Instructor: Kieu Pham Gray
Zoom Session: 1 sessions, Friday - July 24, 1:30pm
Written instructions will be emailed to each registrant prior to class.
Materials kit: Enough materials for one bracelet (sterling silver stock, semi-precious stones).
***Kits will be shipped starting on July 8th. All orders after July 15th, will be shipped July 20th.
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: Learn the basic concepts of silver soldering while creating an eclectic bracelet of different links. A variety of silver will be provided to allow students the opportunity to tailor their bracelet. By the end of this class you will have an understanding of necessary tools and materials to successfully solder simple joints.
• Flush cutters (ultra preferred)
• Flat nose pliers
• Chain nose pliers
• Round nose pliers
• Needle files or Metal Student files
• Bench block
• Rawhide mallet
• Bezel Shears
• Chasing hammer
• Solder set up
• Silversolder paste
• 1.8mm hand punch
• 5/8” and 3/8” dowel rods
• Pencil with eraser
• Fine tip Sharpie
• Decorative metal stamps, center punch or texture hammer (optional)