"Tantalizing Textured Ring"
Instructor: Debora Mauser
Date: Sunday February 23, 2019
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 16 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 9
Class Fee: $ 150.00
Kit Fee: No additional cost.... Included in Class fee
This is a wonderful opportunity to take a class or two from Debora, who teaches all across our great country. She is absolutely phenomenal, creative and oh so talented. Debora teaches at William Holland School, Sawtooth Center for Creative Arts, Bead & Button Show, and Bead Fest events. and her metalsmithing is published in many national magazines. So take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to learn from the best of the best !!!
You will make a fine silver bezel with your choice of a beautiful stone. The bezel will be made into a stunning ring !!
You will Learn:
You will take fine silver sheet metal, measure, cut, texture and solder the 24 gauge fine silver together. You will then solder your bezel to a sterling backplate, saw, file. The texture on the bezel will bring an entirely new demension to your ring.
Design, making a bezel, measure sheet metal, measuring stone for bezel, cutting, texturing, forming, soldering fine silver together, solder bezel to Sterling, sawing, filing, forming double split ring shank, stone setting, using a torch, annealing, quenching, pickling, cleaning, using a ring mandrel, sawing double half round wire, finishing techniques, and what gauge metal works best. Debora will teach you all the tricks and secret to successfully soldering your awesome ring
None...Students will use Studio tools.
What to Wear:
You will be using a torch so please wear closed toe shoes and old clothes. Apron, latex gloves, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
Kit To Include:
Everything need to complete this project
SAS by Design Studio
6170 Larkwood Ln
Long Beach, MS 39560
One seat per person per class. Space is limited so please do not bring any guests or children with you to class.
Classes will start on time.
No refunds are provided if you cannot attend your scheduled class. You may send someone in your place if you let us know to expect them. We reserve the right to cancel a class at anytime. If that happens, for any reason, you will receive a full refund. In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the class or give a full refund.