This workshop is a practical approach to prong setting and teaches you the basics by repeatedly setting round faceted stones. You will be learning to prong set with 4mm round CZs. Using a specialized wheel to practice setting up to 17 stones, this technique will give you more flexibility in your jewelry designs and greatly enhance your stone setting skills.
A Kit Fee of $45 is included in your Tuition, and includes the wheel and CZs for the workshop.
Bring your Metalsmithing toolbox, including the following items:
Steel Prong & Bezel Pusher (square) (Rio Grande item #113034)
Prong Closing Pliers (chain nose) (Rio Grande item #111174)
Barrette Escapement file #8 cut (Rio Grande item #114821)
OPTIONAL: Prong Setting Pliers (Rio Grande item # 111176)