Silver Earrings - 3hr class
Create your own silver earrings!
Students will saw, shape and create texture from silver plate to fabricate unique silver earrings with handmade ear wires. They will learn to use a jeweller's saw, centering punch, files, flex-shaft and a dapping block. They will also receive an introduction to using a handheld oxygen/propane torch while employing proper fluxing and pickling practices.
The teacher will offer work in progress demonstrations as well as technical tips and tricks. Students will be expertly guided through every step!
Tools and materials are provided for the class (including sterling silver plate and wire for your project)
Teacher is Csilla Ekes