Bead Fest

Philadelphia, PA

Strapped Ring
Teacher: Jeff Fulkerson
 
Sunday, August 19, 2018
8:30 AM-4:00 PM
 
Hands on Workshop
 
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
 
 
Pricing Information
 
Price: $155.00
Materials Fee: $158.00
You will learn how to choose cabochons, make a bezel and set a cabochon, create an overlay shank, and finally learn how to add "straps" to the ring to create a ring that stands out in a crowd. Students should leave class with a completed ring.
  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Skill Level and Technique: Metalsmithing, Intermediate
  • Prerequisite: Soldering skills
  • Supply List: Basic hand tools, including bench pin, bench block, rawhide mallet, files, jeweler's saw with #2/0 blades, Sharpie, & scribe (awl). Each student will have to provide their own cabochon. (Instructor will have some in class for sale on class day.)
  • Kit Contents: Illustrated step-by-step handout, copper wire, sterling and fine-silver wire, gold-filled wire, use of tools and consumables.
  • Completion Level: A project will be completed in class.
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