"Lasso Ring" Friday October 1, 2021 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Students will create and design a fabulous ring using only a butane torch, sterling silver wire and tube bezel set with your choice of color CZ. Create an amazingly beautiful ring that is deceptively simple to construct.
Instructor: Eva Sherman
Date: Friday October 1, 2021
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 16 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 9
Class Fee: $100.00
Kit Fee: Included in Class fee
Eva has authored two books on jewelry design: "Organic Wire & Metal Jewelry" and "Cool Copper Cuffs" and produced Instructional DVD's. She has an affinity for working with wire and metals and prefers to design in an organic and unstructured style. She teaches nationally and Internationally and In Sept. 2018 she is featured on the front cover of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist magazine. Her studio is "Grand River Bead Studio" in Cleveland, Ohio. Not only are her classes fun but you will learn a lot from this creative and talented Lady.
You will Learn:
You will learn safety tip when using a torch, how to create a loop for for your tube bezel to sit in, how to solder a tube bezel, what type of solder to use, prep metal by filing, sanding, cleaning, quenching, annealing, what tools to use, setting a stone in a tube bezel, what gauge metal works best, polish and buff, calculate ring size, finishing techniques. This amazingly, beautiful sterling silver ring is deceptively simple to construct.
Design, using a torch, solder a tube bezel, setting stone in a tube bezel, what type of solder to use, prep metal, filing, sanding, cleaning, quenching, annealing, gauge wire to use, what tools to work best, calculating ring size, finishing techniques and safety tips.
All Levels. Adventurous beginners are welcome.
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 needed 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.