Beginning Jewelry Making
Instructor: Petrus Korver
Dates: Tuesdays 9/3-9/24 (4 sessions) Time: 6-9pm
Price: $200 + approx $65 supply fee depending on what you make
Level: Beginning to Intermediate
This class is designed for beginners and students that would like a refresh on their silversmithing skills. Students will be making a ring and the process will introduce them to sawing, filing, soldering, texturing, and polishing while learning to use the tools and chemicals safely.
If you are a first time student for this class you will need t bring: (supplies available at NW Rockhounds)
-16g sterling sheet 1″x3″
-1″x1″ piece of easy, medium & hard solder
-1 round cabochon preferably no larger than half the width of your finger. If you prefer a larger stone, you may get a round stone that is no larger than the width of your finger.
Returning students are welcome and will discuss a project to work on with Petrus and buy supplies accordingly.