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Stone Setting Techniques – Tension, Flush and Claw Settings. (C27)

Thursday April 20 @ 6:30 pm - Thursday June 29 @ 9:00 pm

Round and oval stone settings; settings for emerald cut, trillion Pear and marquis shaped stones

Stone Setting Techniques – Make a tension-set ring, learn to set using flush and claw style settings. 6 week course, with an extended 10 week course option to also make settings for fancy shaped stones. (Evening, Thu).

– This intermediate jewellery course is perfect for those ready to take their stone setting knowledge to the next level.  Take the 6 Week course to learn the principles of tension setting, flush and claw setting. Choose the 10 Week Option to extend this course to learn how to set more unusual fancy shaped stones (trillion, emerald, peear, marquis).

The course is presented in short experimental projects that show how to make settings and set stones. These projects help you to consider how to design well for stone – set jewellery.

Choose your 6 or 10 week course option below. Not sure if you can do 10 weeks? Purchase an extension later**


Option 1:  6 Week Course

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Course Dates: 20 April– 25 May 2017

  • Project 1 – Make a tension-set ring
  • Project 2 – Make a flush set charm
  • Project 3 – Make a claw setting for your stone of choice, and set it.

By the end of this course you will have a broad knowledge and experience of stone setting techniques for regular stone shapes.

Materials Kit : Included.

Class Times:  Thursday eves, 6.30-9pm

Max student numbers: 12 students with 2 tutors

Course Fee:  Standard: £150/ Concessions: £135


Option 2: 10 Week Course

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Course Dates: 20 April– 29 June 2017

  • Project 1 – Make a tension-set ring
  • Project 2 – Make a flush-set charm
  • Project 3 – Make a claw setting for your stone of choice, and set it.
  • Extension Project – make a setting for a fancy shaped stone, and set it.

Following the same initial projects, this extended course builds on stone setting skills for regular shaped stones (round, oval) to show how to design anmd make jewellery using trillion, pear, marquis and emerald cut stones.

Materials Kit : Included.

Class Times:  Thursday eves, 6.30-9pm

Max student numbers: 12 students with 2 tutors

Course Fee:  Standard: £225 / Concessions: £202.50


Extension

**If you joined the 6 Week Course, you can also purchase this extension at any time to complete the 10 week option.

C3 Extension : £100 (no concessionary option)

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Silver ring with tourmaline by Vicky Forrester

Organizer

Vicky Forrester
Phone:
07931 228 352
Email:
info@fluxstudios.org
Website:
www.fluxjewelleryschool.com

Venue

Flux Jewellery School, London
2F Vanguard Court
London, SE5 8QT United Kingdom
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Phone:
07931 228 352
Website:
www.fluxjewelleryschool.com