Jewelry Design & Creation

April 25-29, 5-days, 9am-5pm



Instructor: Barbara Heinrich

In this class students will learn to make a cuff bracelet or a ring by chasing
and soldering either sterling silver or 18k gold, and soldering diamonds into place. Instruction includes goldsmithing techniques– chasing, soldering, fabrication and stone setting. Learn interesting finishing techniques such as surface matting, burnishing and polishing.There will be an emphasis on idea development and creativity through sketches and paper models. An hour each morning will include a discussion of the jewelry business. 

Prerequisite: Fabrication 2 or experience. 

Download a PDF of the tool list for this class.