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VA147 - Filigree Pendant with Bezel Set Stone

Nancy Sacco
9:00 - 4:30
Thursday October 5

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$ 150  

Learn how to design and create a beautiful feminine sterling silver pendant in this class. You will use sterling silver wire, a few simple hand tools and a small crème brulee torch to complete this beautiful piece. Round, oval and teardrop shaped templates in various sizes will be provided for you in class, or you can create your own shape and size for your particular creative taste.
You will learn how to create graceful swirls, how to solder, and how to make your own bezel, and how set a stone all in one class. And there is nothing to bring except your willingness to learn! All materials and equipment are provided for you, including a nice selection of stones to use in your creation. (First come, first served in the selection of stones.) See below for the kit fee and the materials included in it.
All experience levels are welcome. Must be at least 17 years old. As we will be using torches, please tie back long hair, wear closed toe shoes, and do not wear loose flowing sleeves.
Kit Fee payable to instructor at beginninn of  class - $50 includes:

 Paper templates
 Sterling Silver Wire
 Sterling Silver Sheet
 Sterling or Fine Silver Bezel Wire
 Assorted stones



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