Silver Passport Workshops

 
  1. In a flush setting, a small faceted gemstone is set flush to the surface of the silver. The technique offers the possibility to add a touch of sparkle to designs.


  2. What we will cover in three hours:

  3. The steps to flush setting using flex shaft and burnisher.

  4. Design considerations for flush setting.


flush setting faceted stones

Come into the studio for your Silver Passport and keep a log of all that you have accomplished in your artistic journey!

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  1. What you will walk away with:

  2. A practice panel of sterling silver with flush set stones.

  3. A pair of earrings or a small pendant of your own design with flush set stones.


  4. Materials:

  5. 18 ga sterling silver sheet

  6. 2 mm faceted CZs

  7. Material fee $15


  8. Please bring an optivisor or other magnifying aid.

The Workshops:


  1. Etching (etched panel for future creations)

  2. Chasing/Repoussé (pendant)

  3. Metal inlay (inlayed panel for future creations)

  4. Textures w/Flexi Shaft (periodic table of textures)

  5. Keum Boo (24k gold gilding)

  6. It’s Riveting! (cold connections)

  7. The Chain (three chain samples)

  8. The Art Of The Saw (precision sawed piece)

  9. Charcoal Casting

  10. Fold Forming (sample tiles of the technique)

  11. Findings (hooks, toggles, earwires, pin backs)

  12. Married Metals

  13. Patinas

  14. Perfect Polishing

  15. Hinges

  16. Flush Setting Faceted Stones

  17. Painting With Fire NEW!