Do you want to securely attach findings to your metalwork , laminate metals, create bezels, keep jump rings from pulling open? You can by taking your jewelry design skills one step further with soldering. This is a techniques workshop that will help familiarize you with a jeweler’s torch and the techniques of soldering. Learn about different grades of solder and their uses. Base metals and solder included. Sterling silver available for purchase. Soldering 101 is for metal jewelry artists with limited or no prior soldering experience. Artists with soldering experience looking to improve their skills should register for Soldering Boot Camp.
Prerequisite: Introduction to Metalsmith Basics Class or permission of the instructor
Studio 34 Instructor: Liaung Chung Yen , Zac Tallie, KaEun Jang ( Artist in Residence- Metals, 2017)
October 21 10:00-1:00 available space: 2 students
November 18 3:00-6:00 call for availability