Bezel Set Fine Silver Pendant

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Instructor: Inez Flaugh
Inez Flaugh has always loved creating beautiful things with her hands and has dabbled in just about every media out there. Her love of glass and making jewelry is what started Inez down the path in Metal Clay. She took an Introduction to Metal Clay class in 2012 and her head exploded with ideas of designing and creating her jewelry to make it uniquely her own. The more she learned the more excited she became and knew she had to share the knowledge of Metal Clay with others. In 2014 Inez received her Art Clay Senior Instructor certification and in 2016 became certified Level 2 in PMC. She then began teaching in December 2014. Inez teaches many skill levels of metal clay classes, including Art Clay certifications, in her home studio, located in Fullerton, CA. She is proficient in working with silver, copper, and bronze metal clays, carving on metal clay; as well as incorporating gemstones, cabochons, and glass into her jewelry.

Currently not available.
Skill Levels: Advanced
Dates/Times: July 27, from 1:00pm to 7:00pm
Fees: $180

This beautiful pendant is a fusion of new and old. The new of working with Art Clay silver to create the base for the cabochon and the old using traditional metal smithing techniques to create and set the bezel and decorative wire in place. The following skills will be used: Rolling and texturing the clay to create the platform to fit your cabochon and the decorative wire, then using the traditional soldering technique you will create the bezel, refine it then attach it and the decorative wire to the pendant platform. The pendant will be brushed and burnished, time permitting, tumbled and patinaed and finally the cabochon is permanently set in place. This will be a fast pace class. Previous metal clay experience is required. Projects will be fired and finished in class. Class includes all materials, use of tools and firing.
Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

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