Prerequisite: Metalsmithing 1


This workshop is a practical approach to prong setting and teaches you the basics by repeatedly setting round faceted stones.


You will be learning to prong set with 4mm round CZs. Using a specialized wheel to practice setting up to 17 stones, this technique will give you more flexibility in your jewelry designs and greatly enhance your stone setting skills. 


A Materials Kit (value $45) is included in your tuition, and includes the setting wheel and CZs for the workshop.



Bring your Metalsmithing toolbox, including the following items: 

  • 4mm setting bur (Rio Grande Busch Setting bur #341555)
  • Steel Prong & Bezel Pusher (square)  (Rio Grande #113034)
  • Prong Closing Pliers (chain nose)  (Rio Grande #111174)
  • Barrette Escapement file #8 cut  (Rio Grande #114821)


  • Prong Setting Pliers  (Rio Grande # 111176) 



6 Contact Hours

Prong Setting: Mon, Nov 14

SKU: 022096
  • Metalsmithing 1