Skill Level: Intermediate, must have previous soldering skills.
Kit purchase includes:
Zoom Session: 2 sessions, Fridays - May 8 & 15th, 1pm
Written instructions will be emailed to each registrant.
Materials kit: Sterling silver materials for one pendant as shown, gold-filled wire, one CZ 10mm, sanding material. (A variety of colors are available. Student will be contacted by instructor for selection.)
***Kits will be shipped on May 1st. All orders after May 1, will be shipped May 6th.
This class will be conducted via Zoom. Registrants will be emailed an invitation to join the Zoom meeting 3 days before class. Video will be available for 90 days after the first class.
Student will learn the basics bezel setting a stone. We will start from stock material and build a bezel up from the beginning and work our way to proper finishing techniques.
• Ultra Flush Cutters
• Flat nose or parallel pliers
• Curved burnisher
• Bezel rocker
• Leather/Rawhide mallet
• Solder set-up
• Bench block
• Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed
• Sharpie, fine tip
• Steel rings mandrel
• Bezel shears
• Flexshaft (optional), muslin wheel, Eurolustre
• Student file
• Ring Clamp or vise
• Third hand (optional)