Beads and Yarn

Basic Jewelry 1: 8 week course

Monday, October 16, 2017 - Monday, December 4, 2017
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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Cost: $595.00

Join us for this 8 week course in the basics of jewelry fabrication: from bezels to soldering and beyond! Practicing weekly is the best way to build skills that will last. Class meets one evening per week. 

This class focuses on the basics of creating jewelry: sawing, filing, sanding, texturing, soldering, stamping, polishing, and stone setting. Students will make sample projects for pendants, rings and charms.

Techniques covered include:

• Stone setting: bezels
• Sawing
• Filing
• Sanding
• Soldering

• Sweat soldering
• Soldering mixed metals
• How to make a ring
• Stamping
• Hammering and texture
• Polishing with Power Tools
• Riveting

Kit of materials, full color handout and use of tools included.

If this class is sold out, please email us to be added to the waitlist. 



Open to all levels - beginners welcome! 

Location: Silvera Jewelry School, Berkeley, CA

Instructor: Joe Silvera

Upcoming Workshop Dates
Date(s) Times
Mon. Nov 20, Mon. Nov 27, Mon. Dec 41PM-4PM

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Mon. Nov 20, Mon. Nov 27, Mon. Dec 46:30PM-9:30PM

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Mon. Jan 22, Mon. Jan 29, Mon. Feb 5, Mon. Feb 12, Mon. Feb 26, Mon. Mar 5, Mon. Mar 12, Mon. Mar 191PM-4PM


Basic Jewelry 1: 8 week course

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