Embellished Sterling Silver Cuff – $70.00
Instructor: Nancy Sacco
Level: All Levels.
Technique: Metalwork/Hot Connections/Patina
Skills and techniques taught: Sweat Soldering. Cutting sterling sheet. Texturing. Forming. Use patina to accent texture. How to size the cuff to student’s wrist size. How to make decorative fine silver balls.
Every now and then, you come across a piece of jewelry that is timeless and looks great with jeans to formal wear. THIS cuff is destined to be one of those pieces!
In this class, you will be adding to your beautiful jewelry collection and learning essential jewelry-making skills.
Techniques you will learn:
*soldering decorative wire to a base without using excess solder
*forming your cuff on a mandrel
*tumbling your cuff to a gleaming shine
All tools and equipment will be provided for students’ use so there is nothing additional needed to bring to class!
You WILL complete this project in class.
Kit: $40.00 – This cost is in addition to the class fee paid directly to the instructor in class
Kit includes: Sterling silver sheet and wire. Fine silver wire, Copper wire.
Supplies Provided by Instructor: All tools required plus silver solder, crock pot and pickle, soldering boards, butane torches, bench polisher, steel bench blocks, bracelet mandrels. Texture sheets and texture equipment.
Willingness to use a small butane torch. Steady hands
Materials You are Required to Bring: