Intro to Metalsmithing: Stone Setting (Age 18+) – August 17 and 18, 2024

Aug 17, 2024 10:00AM—5:00PM


Marine Mills Folk School, 550 Pine Street, Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

Cost $145.00

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In this metalworking class, students will fabricate a bezel and set a stone to create a pendant or alternative piece of their choice. Along the way, students will also learn how to solder and pierce to create a metal design that complements the stone.  This class will be a TWO DAY CLASS.  August 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. AND August 18, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Materials that the instuctor will provide:

  • Copper sheet
  • Brass sheet
  • Limited sterling silver
  • Glass cabachons
  • Solder & flux
  • Firebricks
  • All necessary tools

Materials that students will need to provide: 

  • Pencil for sketches
  • Sketching paper (nothing fancy)
  • Personal safety glasses
  • Lunch: Since your class is scheduled over a lunch hour, we highly recommend you bring a lunch or click here to learn about local eating opportunities in the area

Skill Level:

  • No experience required.

Age requirement:

  • Adults only, age 18+

Location Details:
Marine Mills Folk School
550 Pine St., Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047

Tuition: $110
Materials Fee: $35
Total: $145

NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance teachers’ need to plan for a class with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!

CANCELLATIONS: Please find our cancellation policy here.