Learn how to to create and bezel set a gemstone in sterling silver from beginning to end!
We will create a bezel setting for a cabochon gemstone, solder the bezel, create a back plate, solder the bezel to the back plate, create and solder the ring, file, finish and polish the ring, (optional - patina the ring) and finally, set the gemstone.
Supplies: All tools, flux, solder, torch are provided. You may purchase supplies in class or bring your own (cabochon gemstone, pebble, fossil or equivalent, fine silver bezel wire (to fit your cabochon), and sterling silver sheet).
Tools and studio supplies like flux, solder, fuel, patina and more provided. Supply list will be provided to paid registrants.
Class hoursare 10:00-5:00; we will have a one hour lunch break.
Beginners and experienced students are welcome; no experience necessary.