02/06/2020 - Tucson, AZ
Class: Ultimate Cabochon Pendant, 9:00am-4:00pm
Discover my 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 techniques; pricing your work for profit, and more.
Class Limit: 10 Seats
Class Fee: $125
Category: Wire Wrapping/Weaving
Additional Class Materials Fee: $35.00(paid directly to instructor on-site). Included in this class kit is all of the necessary silver wire needed to make one pendant in class, one designer cabochon, and a variety of accent beads and pearls.
Students are required to bring a notebook, pen, cell phone or digital camera, a bottle of water or drink, and if needed – eye magnification to class.
The instructor will provide all of the tools necessary to make this project in class, however, students are welcome to bring their own tools: cushion-style mouse-pad, foot-long plastic ruler, ultra-fine marking pen, thin blue painters tape or facsimile; jewelers flat, chain, and round nose pliers, wire cutters, sm/med double-barrel bail pliers or 3/6 step loopers; and a pin vise.
Where: Embassy Suites by Hilton Tucson East, 6555 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, Arizona 85710