Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Time: 1:30pm – 4:30pm (CST)
Class Description: Using PMC One-Fire Sterling, the student will learn how to design, texture, figure for shrinkage, roll out and cut a cigar band type ring. Rings will be lightly curved before firing in order to maintain strength. A small bezel set cabochon will also be demonstrated. Finishing and firing techniques will be discussed as well.
Instructor: Ed & Martha Biggar
Skill Level: Beginner
Materials Kit (included in price): Silver bezel cups, selection of cabochons, texture plate, embeddables, domestic shipping. Domestic US shipping.**
- PMC One-Fire Sterling metal clay, at least 25 grams
- Metal clay tool kit: roller, work surface, brush, knife or needle tool, thickness gauges, sanding pads, olive oil, water, dehydrator or drying implement, kiln, vermiculite, kiln shelf or plant saucer,
- Ring mandrel
- Waxed or parchment paper
- Scotch tape
- Leather mallet
*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.