Bead Fest

Philadelphia, PA

Simple Soldering Boot Camp
Teacher: Kate Richbourg
 
Friday, August 17, 2018
8:30 AM-4:00 PM
 
Hands on Workshop
 
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
 
Registration Full Pre-Registration Closed
 
Pricing Information
 
Price: $155.00
Materials Fee: $32.00
Get your metalworking into shape! Kate teaches all the basics you need to get started in this fast paced class including setting up your small space, understanding torches, soldering mixed metals, basic finishing techniques and working with rotary tools and setting a stone. Based on the unique sampler section in Kate's book Simple Soldering, students learn a variety of basic soldering techniques in this class. Students will complete several samples incorporating these techniques. After finishing this fast-paced class, students will be ready to move on to more complex projects with confidence.
  • Student Maximum: 20 (0 seats left)
  • Skill Level and Technique: Metalsmithing, Stone Setting, Beginner
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Supply List: Bench block, chasing hammer, flush wire cutters, chain nose pliers, metal file, metal shears. All torches and soldering set ups will be provided for use in class.
  • Kit Contents: A variety of metal blanks, 16g wire for rivets, bezel wire, semi precious stones, use of soldering tools and materials in class.
  • Completion Level: A project will be completed in class.
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