Spiral Chain – Basic Soldering

May 18th Friday 9:30 am – 12:30pm $125.00

Instructor, Kieu Pham Gray

Learn the basic concepts in soldering while creating a Spiral Chain. By the end of this class you will have an understanding of necessary tools and materials to successfully solder simple joints. Students will complete a spiral bracelet by the end of class. Perfect for beginners. *No one under 18 years of age.

Materials will include: an 8″ bracelet. Fine silver wire, Sterling silver jump rings. Additional materials may be purchased for $3/inch.

Students are asked to bring the following:

    1. Side Cutters
    2. Round nose
    3. Flat nose or chain nose x2 or one of each
    4. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

Silver Illuminations – Enameling on Silver

May 19th Saturday

9:00am – 12:00pm $125.00

Instructor, Kieu Pham Gray

Ready to move on from copper enameling? Silver, here we come! In this class, we will use fine sheet to allow transparent enamels colors to shine and show off the brilliance of silver. This technique will add new life to your enamel work. Students will have the opportunity to put their own flare to each piece. This is great for beginners. *No one under 16 years of age.

Materials Included will provide enough material for 2 pendants (SS sheet, SS chain, SS jump rings)

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
    1. Chain nose pliers
    2. Side cutters
    3. Goldsmith hammer or raising hammer
    4. #2 paint brush (fine tip)
    5. 5 pages of any magazine
    6. Wood forming blocks with grooves
    7. Nylon nose pliers
    8. Fine tweezers (new)
    9. Flat nose pliers
    10. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

Rockin’ Eye Candy –

Intro to Basic Soldering

May 19th Saturday

1:30pm – 4:30pm          $120.00

Soldering, ring making, setting stones, wearable art. What more could you want from a class? Jump into metal work with this eye catching project, perfect for any level student. Great for beginners. *No one under 18 of age. Students will learn: How to solder, simple stone setting, ring making.

Materials Included will provide enough material for 1 ring (SS tube, brass stock, pearls)

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
    1. Magnifier Ott light (optional)
    2. Chain nose pliers
    3. Nylon nose pliers
    4. Ring clamp
    5. Prong pliers
    6. Ultra flush side cutters

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Pearl Statement Ring

May 18th Friday   1:30pm – 5:30pm    $160.00

Instructor, Kieu Pham Gray

Fresh water pearls, delicately placed on a ring to create a harmonic marriage to silver. This is an intermediate class. *No one under 18 of age.

Materials will include: will provide enough material for 1 sterling silver ring (SS sheet, SS wire, pearls (may vary))

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
  • Ultra Flush side cutters
  • Flat nose or parallel pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed
  • Sharpie, fine tip
  • Nylon nose pliers
  • Round bezel mandrel

CosmoPearlitan

May 18th Friday 6:00pm – 9:00pm $110.00

Instructor, Kieu Pham Gray

You will be the hit of the party with this cocktail ring. Learn to cut, shape and solder a sterling silver ring to make a bold statement. Additional materials and tools maybe purchased from instructor. This is an intermediate class. *No one under 18 years of age

Materials included: will provide enough material for one ring. Sterling silver sheet, sterling silver stock and pearl. Use of soldering materials.

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
    1. Chain nose pliers
    2. Nylon nose pliers
    3. Flush cutters
    4. Ring mandrel (optional)
    5. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

No Sweat Soldering –

Soldering Mixed Metals

May 19th Saturday 6:00pm – 9:00pm $105.00

Learn how to solder mixed metals without a mess. Sweat soldering will reduce bleeding of solder onto mixed metals. Additionally, you learn how to cut, shape and forge sterling silver. Put all the pieces together to create these distinctive earrings. Good for a confident beginner. *No one under 16 years of age.

Materials included will provide enough material for 2 pairs of earrings (SS wire, SS jump rings, copper and brass texture sheets, SS earring wires) Texture plates will vary.

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
    1. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed
    2. Nylon nose pliers
    3. Flush Cutters (ultra flush preferred)
    4. Chain nose pliers

Set for Royalty- Introduction Bezel Setting

May 20th Sunday 10:00am – 5:00 (w/ 30 min break) $198.00

Instructor, Kieu Pham Gray

Create a setting fit for royalty. This introductory stone setting class will add another dimension to your glasswork or any stone. Students will have the opportunity to customize a pendant design to their liking. (Dichro cabachons will vary.) Additional materials and tools maybe purchased from instructor. This is an intermediate class (must know how to solder with sterling silver) *No one under 18 years of age.

Materials included will be enough material for 1 pendant, sterling silver stock, 1 cabachons (students are welcome to bring their own cabochon to work with.(additional material may be purchased)

  1. Students are asked to bring the following:
    1. Flush Side Cutters
    2. Flat nose or chain nose pliers
    3. Curved Burnisher
    4. Needle files
    5. Divider (optional)
    6. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

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