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.**
- Round nose pliers
- Flush cutters
- Bench block
- Rawhide or nylon mallet
- 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
- Solder pick
- Cross-lock tweezers (secure transfer of hot items from solder board to quench bowl)
*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.