"Far-Out Necklace" Wednesday March 15, 2023 Time 11:00am - 3:00pm
You will design a necklace using unusual shaped cabochon and embellish with various items (tube setting, bezel cup setting, etc.) This class is a perfect for those that want to learn prong settings for different shaped cabochon.
Instructor: Sheila A Smith
Date: Wednesday March 15, 2023
Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Skill Level: All levels
Age Limit: 16 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 4
Class Fee: $75.00
None included in class fee.
You will Learn:
Using sterling silver, you will design a necklace using unusual shaped cabochon as your focal point, embellish using jewelry components (pearl, a CZ tube setting, bezel setting, wire, etc.) cut tubing for bail, prong set cabochon, lots of soldering, make leather cord necklace, attach end connectors to leather cord, how to use paper and pen to lay out your design, what size cabochon works best, what size tubing to use, how to solder prongs, what size wire to use for your design, quenching, when to use hard, medium and easy solder, use of flux, cleaning metal, sanding, finishing techniques.
Design a necklace, use of unusual shaped cabochon, embellish with jewelry components, focal point for your piece, cut tubing for bail, CZ tube setting, bezel cup setting, prong set cabochon, soldering, quenching, soldering using hard, medium, and easy solder, use of flux, make leather cord necklace, attach end connectors to leather cord, use paper and pen to lay out design, size cabochon works best, size tubing to use, solder prongs, size wire to use for design, cleaning metal, sanding, finishing techniques, and safety tips.
None...Students will use Studio tools.
What to Wear:
You will be using a torch so please wear closed toe shoes and old cloth. Apron, latex gloves, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
Kit To Include:
All the supplies 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.