Cori

Beginner Silversmithing
Instructor: Cori Hughes
Duration: 24 hours - 6:30-9:30pm, Thursday night for 8 weeks
Cost: $249.00 (plus GST)

Come every Thursday night from 6:30-9:30 for eight weeks, and learn how to manipulate sterling silver into finished pieces of jewellery. This class covers sawing, piercing, soldering, stone setting using bezels, filing and polishing. Students will start with a pendant and then make a ring. No experience necessary, this class is great for beginners, who work well in small class sizes, with lots of one-on-one attention.

There is a $125 tool kit available or else you may purchase or bring your own separately.  Throughout the course, students will receive various discounts on cut stones, metal and tools.

Contents of Required Tool Kit:

  • 1- 4" Jeweler’s Sawframe
  • 1- 6" 1/2 Round File (2 cut)
  • 1- File Handle
  • 1- 1/2 Round 4-cut Needle File
  • 1 doz – 2/0 Saw Blades
  • 1 pair – AA Tweezers
  • 2 Drill Bits (1.0 & 0.8 mm)
  • Emery Paper: (240, 280, 400)
  • Emery Boards (Grey & Pink)
  • 1- Bezel Pusher
  • 1- Burnisher
  • Fine-Tipped Sharpie Pen
  • Ruler

Suggested Additional Tool List:

  • 1- 6" Ring file – 4 cut (and handle)
  • Ringclamp

Students will also need to purchase:

  • Sterling Silver
  • Cabochon Stone
  • Bezel Wire

Please also bring a notebook..

No prior jewelry making experience necessary to take this class

Schedule:
  • June 1 - July 20, 6:30- 9:30pm, $249 + GST

Call to register: 604-298-5883 or Toll free 1-888-593-1888