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Basic Jewelry: Sawing, Soldering and Setting

Project example from 'Basic Jewelry: Sawing, Soldering and Setting' -  a class by Joe Silvera at the Alaska Bead Company
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This class focuses on the basics of creating jewelry: sawing, filing, sanding, texturing, stamping, polishing, stone setting - and so much more. As students make the two sample projects, a sawn and pierced pendant and a ring with a bezel setting, they are practicing the soldering and fabrication skills necessary to make jewelry. Students will pay teacher a $38 Kit Fee on the day of class for some materials—fee amount subject to change.

Class Price:

$195 (Total, 2 Sessions)

Guest Teacher:

Joe Silvera (click for bio)


Beginning Wire Work I

Minimum Age:


Class Size:

24 or less


  • Saturday, September 16, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (Part 1)
  • Sunday, September 17, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (Part 2)

To Enroll: Call ABC at 563-2323, option 2, or Toll Free 888-946-2323 to register. For more information about classes, click Class, Refund & Registration Information.

Print Class Schedule: You may download/print a complete class schedule in a pdf file: Fall 2017 Class Schedule.

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