“Keum Boo Ring” Saturday February 4, 2023 10:00am-3:00pm
Using Sterling Silver, Fine Silver and 23K gold Foil you will create a unique, adjustiable ring.
Keum Boo Ring
Instructor: Julie Boudreaux
Date: Saturday February 4, 2023
Skill Level: all levels
Age Limit: 15 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 6
Class Fee: $ 90.00
Kit Fee: Included in price of class
ABOUT YOUR TEACHER:
Julie began creating jewelry over fifteen years ago. She is talented, creative and qualified to teach just about anything: all types of metal and silversmithing, Precious Metal Clay (PMC), wire works, sheet metals, wire wrapping, fused glass, lampwork glass, wire and beading techniques. She has studied at the prestigious William Holland School of Lapidary Arts, at Rio Grande, and she is a certified PMC artisan. Her work can be seen at Gallery 782 in Biloxi, MS
Keum Boo is the ancient Korean technique applying 23K gold foil to fine silver using heat. Once you learn the process you will want to go home and create rings. earrings, pendants and braelets using this technique.
Combining Sterling Silver, Fine Silver and 23K gold Foil to create a beautiful and unique adjustiable Ring. You will choose your own design. This is a beautiful and inexpensive way to add gold to your project.
You will Learn:
Using Fine Silver and 23K gold foil you will learn to create and design a unique adjustiable ring. You will learn how to work with 23K gold foil, make a fine silver bezel with a sterling silver base, hammer a texture, fusing gold foil onto fine silver, cut metal, prep metal, filing, cleaning metal. What tools to use, polishing and finishing techniques. You will go home with Ring of Fine Silver that you created.
Design, the process of fusing gold foil to Fine Silver, make a bezel, cut metal, shaping metal, filing, cleaning, texturing, how to make an anjustiable ring band, what tools to use, pollishing and finishing techniques,
Kit to Include:
Everything needed to complete this project
no experience necessary
Tools to Bring:
None ! Students will use studio tools.
What to Wear:
Comfortable clothes please wear closed toe shoes (you will be using a torch). Latex gloves, apron, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
What to Bring to Class:
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.
To Register: Submit Payment
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.