Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time: 9am - 12:00pm (CST)
Class Description: Learn how to make flower earrings with dyed silk cocoons and sterling silver. We will first dye the cocoon and then create a sterling silver frame and ear wires to complete the project to create these unique flower earrings.
Instructor: Jan Harris Smith
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Pre-requisite: Soldering experience.
Materials Kit (included in price): Sterling silver stock, 2 silk cocoons. Domestic US shipping.**
- Bottle of alcohol ink (light colors work best)
- Round nose pliers
- Chain nose pliers
- Flat nose pliers
- Wire cutters
- Sharpie, fine tip
- Brass Brush
- Rawhide or nylon mallet
- Bench block
- Needle files
- Bezel shears
- Steel dap set
- Jewelers' saw & 2/o saw blades
- Cut Lube
- Bench pin
- Solder Set-up, including hard, medium and easy solder
*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.