01/31/2017 - Tucson, AZ
Class: "Ultimate" Cabochon Pendant, 1:00-6:00pm
Jan 27-Feb 4, 2017 I will be teaching a variety of Traditional Wire Jewelry Classes at The Tucson Bead Show, Location: Suite 112 -Radisson Suites, 6555 E Speedway Blvd. Classes are limited to 10 seats. Register early!
Discover Cougar's secret formula for being able to turn almost any size and shaped cabochon into a beautiful pendant! You can later formulate this pattern to turn many other items into unique pendants, such as a coin, cameo, faceted stone, etc.
This is a great class for the lapidary who would like to set their own stones using cold connections. Class discussion will include how to choose the right gauges and lengths of wire; different embellishment styles; formulas; bail technique; pricing your work for profit, and more.
The workshop fee of $95.00 includes teacher fee, all necessary silver wire, crystals, pearls and studentís choice of a designer cabochon for 1 pendant, and written follow-up instructions.
Instructor will have tools for everyone to use in class, or you may bring your own: flat, chain and round nose pliers; wire cutters; sm/med double barrel bail pliers or 3/6 step loopers; foot long ruler; work surface; ultra fine marker. Please bring your camera to take photos of difficult steps!
Cancellation policy: NO refunds will be given after January 13, 2017.