18-0421.03 Turquoise Ring

Class Date::
Sunday, April 18, 2021, 9:00am - 12pm (CST)

Date: Sunday, April 18, 2021

Time: 9:00am - 12pm (CST)

Class Description: This ring combines both metal clay and metal fabrication techniques for some ‘clay-smithing’ fun! Create a fabulous textured background to showcase the natural beauty of the turquoise. Learn how to create a bezel to set a stone on metal clay that won’t be fired in place. 

You will learn:

  • Metal clay skills
  • Firing metal clay with a torch (no kiln required).
  • Metal fabrication skills
  • Creating a split shank ring band
  • Soldering onto metal clay
  • Bezel setting a stone onto metal clay

Instructor: Stephanie Chavez

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

Materials Kit (included in price):  choice of kits

Kit Fee 1 $65- PMC Flex 10g, Fine silver Bezel wire, Sterling silver wire, 1 Turquoise stone

Kit Fee 2  $85- PMC Flex 15g, Fine silver Bezel wire, Sterling silver wire, 2 Turquoise stones (This kits includes enough silver to create 2 rings)

One turquoise stone is included in the materials kit. Stone choices are first come, first serve. See photo above. Enter your 1st and 2nd stone choices during registration. **Domestic US shipping.

Required Tools:  

*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.