Fabrication 1: Beginning

Required for the Jewelry Technician and Graduate Jeweler Diplomas

A: July 8-10  |  B: August 1-3  |  C: August 26-28  |  D: October 14-16, 2016

3-days, 9am-6pm

$559 + $115 kit


Instructor: Karen Sprague

This foundation class introduces hand tools, torches, flex shafts, polishers, rolling mills, and more. Through expert instruction and close-up demonstrations, you will learn how to lay out, drill, pierce, file, form, solder, and polish metal. Participants work in sterling silver, nickel silver, and 14k gold wire. You will make wedding bands, a pair of pierced earrings, and a bezel pendant. No experience required. (This class may we waived as a requirement by students with previous experience.) 24 hours

Download a PDF of the tool list for this class.