Beginning Fusing with Sterling Silver
Instructor: Nan Blair
Prerequisite: Metalsmithing 1 or equivalent
Duration: 16 Hours
In this jam packed two day workshop you will have the opportunity to explore the many wonderful ways to make and use layered texture to enhance your unique jewelry designs.
Every fusing is a one of a kind opportunity to create something truly your own! For many years, Nan has been fusing pieces of Sterling silver to use in her successful jewelry line.
Day 1: Participants will spend a good bit of the first day learning and creating special textured panels to be used in future earrings, pendants or rings.
Day 2: You will be creating rings out of your fused Sterling panels.
You should be able to make several fused texture panels and two rings, depending on your skill level and what you are interested in creating.
Learn how you can use fused Sterling silver to take your jewelry making skills to the next level for totally unique texture plates that make your jewelry stand out!
Bring your Metalsmithing toolbox, including the following items:
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"A completely new way to work with silver that can be applied in a variety of ways." Jen L.
"Nancy's wonderfully relaxed, patient, has an all questions are good questions type of attitude and strives to individualize - not a small feat in a class like this." Julia H.
"Nancy is extremely knowlegdeable and calming in her approach, which is supportive and fun to learn from." Laurel M.