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Create ripples and waves in the surface of your silver with a torch. Then fuse gold leaf to the surface to create wonderful, abstract textures. This one day class will teach you all you need to know to prepare and reticulate your silver with a torch. Create fast, mixed metal and textured parts for your jewelry, or use these techniques to accent stone settings, pendants, earrings, rings, and more. Students may make pendants or earrings with the kit provided.
• keum boo (fusing gold foil)
Kit of materials and use of tools included.
Each student has a jewelry bench full of tools to use during class.
Class policies for refunds, transfers and cancelations.
Basic soldering skills for precious metals, like successful completion of a basic soldering class, like Intro to Soldering, or Basic Jewelry.
Location: Silvera Jewelry School, Berkeley, CA