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Workshops by Phyllis Flora

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This option is sold out.08/17/20175:30 pm - 8:30 pm Thursday, August 17, 2017
1291, Stone Set Finger Bangles - $120
 
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Level: All Levels Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Forging,Silversmithing,Soldering,Stone Setting - Cabochon

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• Soldering
  • Forging
  • Stone setting

In this class, you will learn how to solder and shape a simple ring out of sterling silver wire. But we won't stop there - we will go on to solder a little bezel cup on top of the ring and set a stone in it for a thoroughly awesome, stackable ring. Then we will do it again and again.You WILL  complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: None

Materials you are required to bring: Chasing hammer, rawhide hammer, and bench block. Steel ring mandrel if you have one and are able to bring it

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1291, Stone Set Finger Bangles - $120 [More Info]
Phyllis Flora
This option is sold out.08/18/20178:30 am - 12:30 pm Friday, August 18, 2017
1286, Resin Romp - $120
  
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Level: All Levels Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Resin,Wire Work

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• Resin
  • UV Resin
  • Wirework




This funky bracelet is creative, unique, jingly, and just plain fun to make and wear. We'll make these charms using UV resin and adding mica powder, watch parts, glitter, micro beads, gold and silver foil, paper scraps, shells, and whatever else we can put our hands on. You WILL complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: None

Materials you are required to bring: Bench block, rawhide hammer, round nose, chain nose and flat nose pliers, and flush cutters

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1286, Resin Romp - $120 [More Info]
Phyllis Flora
This option is sold out.08/18/20174:30 pm - 8:30 pm Friday, August 18, 2017
1258, Bangalore - $125
 
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Level: All Levels Description of Workshop Levels
Technique: Forging,Metalsmithing,Metalwork,Riveting,Silversmithing,Soldering

Fundamentals, skills, and techniques covered:
• Forging
  • Soldering
  • Riveting

This fast-paced, fun class is a unique opportunity to learn how to make riveted and soldered bangles. Bangle making is addictive and you will be well on your way to your own collection, with an opportunity to make at least three bangles in this class (more if you work quickly). You WILL  complete this project in class.

Prerequisites/Skills Needed: None

Materials you are required to bring: Chasing hammer, rawhide hammer, bench block, metal files, and fine sharpie..

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1258, Bangalore - $125 [More Info]
Phyllis Flora