Bead Fest

Philadelphia, PA

Simple Silver Soldered Rings
Teacher: Eva Sherman
 
Sunday, August 19, 2018
8:30 AM-4:00 PM
 
Hands on Workshop
 
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
 
Pre-Registration Closed
 
Pricing Information
 
Price: $155.00
Materials Fee: $42.00
Make it today, wear it tonight! Using a butane torch, some silver wire, and a few premade bezels, students will create 3 amazingly beautiful rings that are deceptively simple to construct. Students will learn techniques in soldering, filing, fabrication, and stone setting. Soldering experience is helpful but not required.
  • Student Maximum: 16
  • Skill Level and Technique: Metalsmithing, Stone Setting, All Levels
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Supply List: 6"x6" or larger solder board, steel ring mandrel, butane and butane torch, chasing hammer, mallet, steel block, third hand.
  • Kit Contents: 14-gauge sterling silver wire, silver solder, 4 mm tube bezels and 4 mm faceted stones plus all consumable materials required to complete the project.
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