Basic Stone Setting – July 22-26th 2019

SKU: 003004

This class is a prerequisite for Advanced Stone Setting

This class focuses on safe techniques used in prong setting.  These techniques will help you avoid breakage or damage to your gems and lead you to successful stone setting.  You will learn to set a wide variety of shapes and sizes of gems stones safely and securely.  Tube and bezel setting will also be included during this week.  On the first morning of class there will be an extensive lecture covering the selection and purchasing of gem stones, stone setting terminology, and proper take-in procedures involving future clients.  Working with faceted gem stones is an exciting arrival in a jewelry making career.  You will receive instruction that will give you confidence and help you make informed decisions regarding gem purchases and mounting choices.

Topics Covered: Stone Setting Terminology, Step by Step Setting Procedures, Evaluation of Gem Cutting in preparation for setting, Selection of mountings and findings, proper tool selection.

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Basic Stone Setting – July 22-26th 2019

This class is a prerequisite for Advanced Stone Setting

This class focuses on safe techniques used in prong setting.  These techniques will help you avoid breakage or damage to your gems and lead you to successful stone setting.  You will learn to set a wide variety of shapes and sizes of gems stones safely and securely.  Tube and bezel setting will also be included during this week.  On the first morning of class there will be an extensive lecture covering the selection and purchasing of gem stones, stone setting terminology, and proper take-in procedures involving future clients.  Working with faceted gem stones is an exciting arrival in a jewelry making career.  You will receive instruction that will give you confidence and help you make informed decisions regarding gem purchases and mounting choices.

Topics Covered: Stone Setting Terminology, Step by Step Setting Procedures, Evaluation of Gem Cutting in preparation for setting, Selection of mountings and findings, proper tool selection.

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Event Details

Start date: July 22, 2019

End date: July 26, 2019

Start time: 09:30 a.m.

End time: 05:00 p.m.

Venue: Santa Fe Jewelers Supply

Coordinates: 35.6560493,-105.9991984

Directions: Near the intersection of Richards and Rufina.

Phone: 505-988-9157

Email: info@sfjs.net