Jewelry 101: Bezel + Tab Setting
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Tuition: $325 +$40 Materials and Lab Fee | Fee paid last day of class | Payment plans available
“This was an outstanding class. Jason was great at balancing group and individual instruction. He encouraged creativity and helped us when our innovation exceeded our skill level.” - Maddie M. 101: Bezel + Tab
Spend a full weekend learning the core techniques of jewelry making and the tools and equipment of a metalsmithing studio.
This course will cover the essentials of fabrication:
- Flex Shaft Techniques
- Tab Setting a Stone
- Bezel Setting a Stone
- Filing, Sanding, and Finishing
- Basic Wire Working
- Forming Techniques
Practice these techniques in copper, nickel and brass. Then combine your knowledge to design and fabricate a pendant in sterling silver.
Absolute beginners and intermediate students are welcome!
After completing Bezel and Tab, you will be eligible to move on to our intermediate Jewelry 201 course where you will learn how to create hollow forms, make hinges, and more!
***Projects and curriculum subject to change in Summer 2019***
Please be informed Creative Side only offers “tuition credit” upon cancellation. Please review our no refund policy before enrolling and agree to the terms. We appreciate your support of our growing community.