Bezel Setting of Cabochon & Faceted Stones
Plus $25 Material/kit fee payable in cash to the instructor on the first day of class.
Additional materials may also be available from the instructor the day of class.
Requires a Minimum of 2 participants.
This will be a two day class covering the basics of stone setting in both bezel and prong. Please see complete description below about the course & for information and sources of Cabochons.
Saturday & Sunday, June 9 & 10. 2018, 1pm to 4pm
Educator: Sacha Bliese
All students must be at least 18 years old.
Intermediate skill level – You have taken the Beginning Jewelry courses and/or are Proficient with soldering, sawing, drilling, polishing, rolling mill / roller printing, etc.
Not currently offered. Please join the Waitlist to get an email when it is Available!
This will be a two day class covering basic bezel setting of cabochon and faceted stones. Students should have a basic knowledge of soldering and fabrication. The class will manufacture a bezel to fit a cabochon stone provided by the student. The next step will be for the student to set the cabochon in the bezel. The class will also cover setting a faceted stone provided by the teacher. Two afternoon sessions from 1pm to 4pm, over two days, will provide the student with a firm foundation on the basics of quality stone setting as a hobbyist or professional.
What is a Cabochon? Check what Wikipedia has on the topic.
If you need a Cabochon for the course and do not have one, Consider 1st contacting one of our many Business Members to see if they have one you can purchase. There are also many online retailers that sell them.