Mountain Gems

 
Stamp Making

No prior jewelry making experience required to take this class.

 

Stamp Making

 

Oct 22

10:30- 4:30pm

$120 + Gst

 

 

Overview - One Day Workshop:  Spend the day making up to five steel design stamps for stamping your own jewelry. Students will learn how easy it is to make their own stamps and how to personalize them so each piece of jewelry stamped will be uniquely theirs. Students will also get a chance to fabricate a pendant using there new creations. All tools and steel for the stamps will be supplied, students will only need to bring in a piece of silver for their pendants, 22ga or 20ga silver sheet is recommended and can be picked up in the store the day of the class.

 

Objectives: Students will learn how simple it is to design and create their own person decorative stamps in steel blanks. Then will get the chance to use them in a simple sterling silver pendant or pair of earrings.

 

Materials:

Instructor will provide all hand tools and steel blanks for students to use. Students will one need to by discs or other metal for a project of their choice. They may bring something with them or can pick this up during the class.

Please also bring a notebook..

 

Activities: In this 1 day workshop you will:

1. Learn how to temper your stamps for a longer life.

2. Learn how to transfer designs and carve them out of steel.

3. Learn how best to stamp with them through making their own project of either a pendant or pair of earrings.

 

Class Tips: The class is 1 day workshop. Think about what designs you would like to put on your stamps.  Spend the class just stocking up on stamps or make a couple special ones so that you can stamp out a unique pendant or earrings by the end of the day. 

 

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

 

Instructor,  Kelly Allanson

See Instructor website, www.kellyallanson.com for a gallery of work and follow her on Instagram @kellyallanson