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Studs and Jackets -- Convertible and Stylish

  • B171165
  • Instructor: Julie Sanford
  • Class Type: General
  • Date: Fri. June 9
  • Time: 9:00am-4:00pm (1 hr break) (6 hours)
  • Skill Level: All levels
  • Maximum Class Size: 12
  • Class Fee: $239.00
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Description:
Be on trend with versatile mix-and-match earring components as you create a suite of interchangable studs and earring jackets for a whole wardrobe of fashionable options.
Students will Learn:
How to cut, drill, solder, stamp, texture, bend, and form wire; set stones; professionally finish as they design a variety of earring studs and textured and formed jacket components. Students will leave with at least five pairs of studs and two or more pairs of jackets as time allows.
Prerequisites:
Soldering experience helpful.
Project completion:
Project will be completed in class
Minimum Age Requirement:
At least 16 years old.
Supplies to Bring:
6-in. ruler, bench block, flush-cut wire cutters, hammer, jeweler's saw, metal files, paper, pencils, terry-cloth towel, wooden ring clamp, scribe, saw blades, goldsmith’s hammer, curved metal burnisher. Optional: Stamps.
Pliers:
Needlenose, roundnose.
Materials in Kit:
Sterling silver bezel cups, wire, post pads, ear nuts, pre-cut shapes, shaped rods; cabochons; polishing cloth; sandpaper; instructions; studio consumables including butane, pickle, solder, and flux.
Limit:
One seat per person per class.
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