01/29/2018 - Tucson, AZ
Class: "Ultimate" Cabochon Pendant, 1:00-6:00pm
Jan 27-Feb 2, 2018 I will be teaching a variety of Traditional Wire Jewelry Classes at The Colors of the Stone Gem & Bead Show, Location: Classroom #1, Casino Del Sol, 5655 West Valencia Rd
Tucson, AZ 85757 Classes are limited to 10 seats.
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 $100.00 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 05, 2017.