Advanced Jewelry: Beads, Rings, and Soldering

Instructor: Beth Carey
Description: Learn & explore more soldering skills in forming/creating beads & rings. Forming shapes from sheet & tubing, adding stone accents as needed. Projects presented to demonstrate fabrication & soldering skills: 1) Square bead pendant 2) Accent ring 3) Stone set accent ring. Students will need the following supplies to complete each project: 1) Square bead pendant: 3" x 6" 20g copper sheet, 1' 18g round wire copper, 1' copper tubing 3/4" OD, optional cabochons with bezel wire or settings as accents. Est. cost $40. 2) Accent Ring & 3) Stone set accent ring: 3"x6" 18g copper sheet, stone, or bezel, or setting. Est. cost $65. Please note: Supplies listed are copper, but sterling silver may be used as a substitute.
Dates: September 4-October 30
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Number of Sessions: 9
Age: 16 and older
Cost: $290 ($265 member)