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Soldering Jewelry

January 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | $15 - $30


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Looking to create hand-made gifts for someone special this Valentine’s day? Come learn basic jewelry fabrication to create rings and bracelets.

Class Description:

Learn how to use basic jewelry tools, how to work with non-ferrous metals, and how to solder on metal to create beautiful jewelry. We will construct rings, bracelets, and bangles. You will have a completed project by the end of class. Some metal experience preferred, yet class is open to beginners as well. Tools and equipment will be available during class to build your unique project(s). Just come and have fun!

Topics Covered:

  • Basic tools and use
  • Metal preparation
  • Soldering

What to Bring:

Please bring an apron and any other jewelry tools you may have.

Materials:

Materials Cost – due to instructor at beginning of class- includes 3 different gauges of wire, 3 different grits of sand paper, solder, flux, and brush.

$20 Copper

$25 Brass **

$50 Sterling Silver **

** Must preorder by Jan. 4th

Instructor Bio:

Carrin Olsen is the Jewelry Zone Manager here at Idea Fab Labs. Come get motivated and learn how to make your own jewelry. Her passion, knowledge, and experience will be sure to inspire.


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Details

Date:
January 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $30

Organizer

Idea Fab Labs Santa Cruz
Email:
santacruz@ideafablabs.com

Venue

Idea Fab Labs Santa Cruz
2879 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Website:
santacruz.ideafablabs.com