Bezel-Set Stacked Rings Weekend Workshop
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What better time than the Holiday Season to create some special handmade gifts?! Come to The Steel Yard for the weekend and learn how to make a set of stackable silver rings with Bezel set cabochon stones. Over the course of this workshop you will learn how to make, fuse and fit a fine silver bezel; hand make twisted wire with varying patterns; make and size a ring band; solder the pieces together; set the stones and make a final polish. Depending on prior experience students will aim to complete between 1 and 3 rings. Unfinished pieces may be able to be completed during Community Studio Access.
This class is open to all levels, and is suitable for beginners.
The Steel Yard is located at 27 Sims Avenue, Providence RI 02909
WHAT TO WEAR
For all courses, students must wear a pair of close-toed shoes like sneakers or boots (no sandals, no flip-flops, no peep-toe pumps). Also, you should dress expecting to get a little dirty. Art is messy. In addition, students in metalworking courses must wear clothes made from either cotton or wool—synthetic fabrics like fleece and polyester are not safe near an open flame. Pants are required and long sleeves are recommended. Any clothing that has been frayed is not permitted. The studio is well stocked with heavy-duty welding jackets, but if you have your own, feel free to bring it.
COURSE WITHDRAWAL & TRANSFERS
All enrollments are subject to our REGISTRATION & ENROLLMENT POLICIES. Notable changes to accommodate the uncertainty during the current pandemic include the following adjustments to our policies:
Students may withdraw from a course without penalty within 5 days prior to the start of the course. Exceptions will be made for students impacted by COVID-19; in which case, last-minute withdrawals will be accommodated with documentation of a COVID-19 test (confirmation of appointment) for the student or their household member. For any cancellation of a paid course, students can expect to receive a full refund, less a $5 processing fee, to their original method of payment. Please allow for 10 business days before the refund is reflected on your account.