Prerequisite: Metalsmithing  1

 

Explore hollow form shapes in this 2-day workshop using the fabrication process to create bracelets, rings, pendants, clasps and earrings. You will design, form, pierce, saw, solder, and hammer using a variety of tools provided by the studio.

 

MATERIALS & TOOLS

  • 4x6 or larger Sterling Silver sheet, 24 ga, dead soft
  • 12-24" of 3x1mm Sterling Silver Strip
  • Hard, medium, and easy solder (wire or sheet)
  • Bring your stash of sterling sheet, wire, tubing etc. 
  • Wire cutters, round nose, chain nose, flat nose pliers
  • Files (half round and round needle, and half round Habilis, 00 cut)
  • Jeweler’s Saw Frame
  • Saw blades (assorted) 5/0-7/0 and wax or bur-life
  • Drill bits (assorted)
  • Jeweler’s metal ruler
  • Scribe/Center Punch
  • Dividers
  • Pripp’s flux, small spray bottle (eye glasses cleaner spray bottle works great for this)
  • Mizzy wheel w/mandrel
  • Cutting wheel w/mandrel
  • Safety Glasses
  • Apron
  • Magnification (if needed)
  • Toothpicks
  • Heavy Duty Bobby Pins

 

16 Contact Hours

Hollow Form Shapes: Sat & Sun, Nov 12–13

SKU: 022032
$310.00Price
  • Metalsmithing 1