Date: Sunday, Oct 24, 2021, 9am - 12pm (CST)
Class Description: This is a Wire and Fire class using sterling silver wire and soldering techniques. You will form each component of these earrings, then solder them together using paste solder and a small butane torch.
You are welcome to use traditional solder and flux or you are welcome to contact me and I can recommend where you can purchase paste solder.
Instructor: Ronda Stevens
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Materials Kit: Sterling silver wire in various shapes and gauges, ear clutch. Domestic US shipping included in kit fee. (Please contact instructor directly to arrange for international or expedited shipping.)*
(Materials kit is included in price when "Zoom/Kit combo" or "Kit only" option is selected.*)
- Chain nose pliers
- Round nose pliers
- Flush cutters
- Nylon jaw flat nose pliers
- Fine point sharpie
- Domed chasing hammer
- Steel bench block
- Ring mandrel
- Solder set up including easy solder paste
- Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed
- Tumbler with stainless steel shot (optional)
*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 Oct. 5, 2021, unless otherwise arranged with instructor.
Zoom Recordings will be available for viewing until Nov. 4, 2021. Additional time may be purchased ($12) by selecting the "Additional viewing time" option above.