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Dots And Fusion Earrings

  • B200511
  • Instructor: Heidi Mandich
  • Class Type: General
  • Date:
  • Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm (3 hours)
  • Skill Level: All levels
  • Maximum Class Size: 10
  • Class Fee : $142.00
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Description:
Create a pair of earrings that will become your daily “go to” pair and discover some of the unique properties of Argentium sterling silver.
Students will Learn:
Students will learn how create square wire to make the frames; how to use a torch to make balls that will become the ‘dots’ and, with a torch, how to fuse both elements to an Argentium sterling silver back piece. They will then cut out earrings using a jewelers saw, sand and file to finish sides and top. Add texture using a Dremel; create locking ear wires and solder to the back. To finish, students will add patina for the black contrast and polish.
Prerequisites:
None
Project completion:
Project will be completed in class
Minimum Age Requirement:
At least 18 years old.
Supplies to Bring:
All tools will be provided. Optional: personal basic hand tools, reading/safety glasses, hair tie for those with long hair.
Materials in Kit:
Argentium sterling silver sheet, Argentium sterling silver wire, step by step photo tutorial, all patina and polishing, instructor will provide all tools and equipment needed for class.
Limit:
One seat per person per class.
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