Argentium

Elective

March 27-29, 2017

$539 + $90 kit

Instructor: Jenny Reeves

Argentium® 1: Fabrication, Granulation and Textures

Argentium® is a recently formulated alloy of sterling silver with traces of element Germanium, which makes it especially attractive for jewelers. It is tarnish resistant and fuses well, making it ideal for jewelry fabrication and especially granulation. Here is a chance to learn to work in Argentium®, learn classic granulation and new textures. Students fabricate three projects: earrings, a hollow pendant and a layered band ring with a bezel setting.  24 hours

Prerequisite: Fabrication 2 or experience.

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