15-0421.02 Pendulum Pendant

Class Date::
Thursday, April 15, 2021, 8:30am - 12:30pm (CST)

Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Time: 8:30am - 12:30pm (CST)

Class Description: The clean and steady design of this pendant evokes the even sway of the clock pendulum. This class has it all… creating a bezel setting, soldering through the full range of solder types, tube settings, and setting a cabochon. This will be a fast-paced and skill-packed class.

Instructor: Scott Mason and Phyllis Flora

Skill Level: Intermediate

Materials Kit (included in price): Sterling silver sheet, fine silver bezel wire, sterling silver wire, tube bezels, CZs, polishing pad. Note: student must supply a cabochon that is approximately 13mm x 18mm in size. Please contact the instructor directly if you have questions about this requirement. Domestic US shipping.**

Required Tools:  

  • Round nose pliers
  • Flush cutters
  • Bench block
  • Rawhide or nylon mallet
  • Sandpaper
  • Metal file
  • Metal shears
  • Digital calipers
  • Jeweler's saw and 3/o or 4/o saw blades
  • Bench pin
  • Steel Ring mandrel
  • Fine point Sharpie
  • Bees wax or Cut Lube
  • Stone setting tools (e.g., curved burnisher or bezel rocker)
  • Dental floss
  • Mitre jig (optional)
  • Solder Set-up,
    • Hard, medium, easy and extra easy solder.
    • Torch (butane micro torch strongly recommended)
    • Fireproof surface (e.g., Solder board and/or charcoal block)
    • Quench bowl
    • Pickle
    • Solder pick
    • Cross-lock tweezers (secure transfer of hot items from solder board to quench bowl)
    • Flux

*Note: Kit only and extra kit options do not include instructions or recording. You must choose either a Zoom or Zoom/Kit combo to receive written instructions. Kits will begin to ship March 30, 2021, unless otherwise arranged with instructor.

**Domestic US shipping is included in Kit price. Please contact instructor directly to arrange for international or expedited shipping.