Sterling Silver Stoned Ring
Instructor: Sheila A Smith
Date: Friday November 29, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 2:00pm
Skill Level: all levels
Age Limit: 15 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 3
Class Fee: $62.00
Kit Fee: Included in price of class
NOTE: PLEASE do not register for this class if you are NOT a part of the "COX PRIVATE PARTY"
Due to the lenght of this class, feel free to bring a snack or lunch, we will take a short break
You will design a Sterling Silver ring, making the ring band and embellishing it with a stone and texture.
You will Learn:
You will learn safety tip when using a torch, how to solder a bezel, what type of solder to use, prep metal by filing, sanding, cleaning, texturing, quenching, annealing, what tools to use, how to hammer out a texture, setting a stone in a bezel, annealing, how to use a flex shaft/Dermel drill, what gauge metal works best, polish and buff, calculate ring size using a Caliper for correct sizing, how to patina, seal metal, finishing techniques and safety tips.
Safety tips when using a torch, soldering, cutting metal, filing, sanding, cleaning, Quenching, annealing, texturing, solder a bezel, set a stone, what tools to use, hammer texturing, using metal and wire gauge, polishing, buffing, sizeing ring, use of a Caliper, use of a Dremel drill and or a flex shaft, how to patina , sealing metal and finishing techniques.
Kit to Include:
Everything you will need to complete this project.
Tools to Bring:
None ! Students will use studio tools.
What to Wear:
Closed-toe shoes is a must (we will be using torches for this project), wear old clothes. Latex gloves, apron, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
What to Bring to Class:
A small notebook and reading glasses if extra magnification is needed.
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.