Whether you are a beginner to this ancient art; a hobbiest interested in expanding your repertoire, or a skilled artisan wishing to explore new techniques, we have classes & projects to teach & challenge your design skill abilities.
Basic – Soldering for beginners –
Step by step instruction on how to get started with the basic skills of soldering – no experience needed.
Basic continued –
Cabochon stone setting – using this ancient form of stone setting, students will produce a pendent or ring in this fascinating journey through time.
Basic advanced –
Using a combination of cold connection riveting & basic soldering, students will produce a stunning brooch based on their design ideas.
Hollow fabrication – students will produce a hollow formed ring based on their designs; incorporating a small tube setting or peg set stone/pearl.
Intermediary continued –
Forged & fabricated synclastic bracelet – hands on forming of a classic hollow form bracelet.
Intermediary advanced –
Fold formed brooch with flush set gemstones – using this unique technique for forming sheet metals, students will design & fabricate a small scale brooch, adding flush set gems to accent the piece.
Techniques old & new can be covered in these design to suit workshops.
Students should have a good grounding in basic soldering & fabricating skills.
Call to discuss your ideas.
Contact – firstname.lastname@example.org or 301 6411503 for booking details