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Ed Stevens

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Embossed Sterling Silver Pendant and Earrings
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Embossed Sterling Silver Pendant and Earrings

You will emboss your silver sheet with a rolling mill texture wheel or use a texturing hammer.  You will then design your pendant with up to 4 sterling snap sets, then solder in place.  Your earrings will complete your set with a snap set on each.  You will finish your set by making earwires and bail.  After polishing, you will set your choice of CZs (many colors will be available).  

Skill Level - All Levels

Safety Concerns: Please were cotton clothing to class

Offered - Saturday PM and Sunday AM

Sterling Cabochon Bracelet
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Sterling Cabochon Bracelet

You will be shown how to twist a heavy gauge wire with a drill using copper wire.  The silver wire will be twisted before hand to save time in class.  You will solder your wire together and use silver sheet to create end caps for your cuff.  You'll use a cabochon bezel cup to complete your bracelet.  You will have many choices of cabochons to select from.  

Skill Level - All Levels

Safety Concerns - Please wear cotton clothing 

Offered Thursday AM, Friday AM and Saturday AM

Sterling Silver Ring and Earrings
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Sterling Silver Ring and Earrings

You will be introduced to tube bezel settings in this silver soldering ring and earring class.  You will use sterling silver half round wire and 4mm tube settings with pre-cut seats to set faceted CZs.  You will have many colors of CZs to select from.  

Skill Level:  All Levels

Safety Concerns: Please were cotton clothing to class

Classes Offered:  Thursday PM, Friday PM

 

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