Classes

Build a Pendant – Stepping Stone to Intermediate Silversmithing – One-Day Workshop

  • June 8th & 9th from 10am-4pm
  • Cost: $115 ($45 Deposit Required)
  • To register contact Chayse Romero
  • Location: Four Corners Gem and Mineral Club, Durnago CO
  • In this class, students will review the principles of soldering through building a pendant. In this one-day workshop, students will learn how to solder a bezel, add decorative wire designs through sweat soldering, how to pierce metal and add a bail to the pendant. Students will also have the opportunity to watch a live demonstration of how to sweat solder a landscape design of a local San Juan Mountain Range.
    Prerequisites: Understand the basic principles of soldering, how to bezel set a cabochon, and preferably have taken the 3 Rings Class at the Gem Club.

Beginning Silversmithing Class – 3 Rings Project

  • October 12 & 13, 2019 from 10am-4pm
  • Cost: $175 (all tools & materials included)
  • To register contact Chayse Romero
  • Location: Four Corners Gem and Mineral Club, Durnago CO
  • In this class, students will learn the basic techniques of soldering metals by creating 3 rings! You will learn how to use essential tools in silversmithing, how to handle a torch, the uses of different kinds of flux and solders, and how to bezel set a stone – all in a relaxed and safe environment.