Advanced Stone Setting – July 29-Aug 2nd 2019
Prerequisite: Basic Stone Setting
or solid prior experience, please verify by phone 505-400-3274 with Bob Hazeltine
The advanced stone setting techniques in this course will offer new and more advanced opportunities in the design conceptualization, and execution of your jewelry projects. The skills you will learn and the tools used will transfer over into other areas of your shop. This will have a very positive impact in many other areas of your shop. The setting styles covered are: Gypsy, Channel, Bar, Star, Bead, and Bright. With the course material presented, each of these procedures will be easy to understand and then easily applied to practical hands on projects.
Topics Covered: The selection of proper burrs and tools for each setting job, Graver set-up and sharpening. Proper layout and design for each of the setting styles covered.