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Jewelry Repair Intensive

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Truxton Circle
52 O St NW Ste 105
At Hanover Pl NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20001
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Bryce Dexter

What you'll learn in this jewelry class:

This intensive 18-hour workshop focuses on key repair techniques taught by Goldsmith Bryce Dexter. Bryce works as a custom and repair jeweler, making and repairing high-end jewelry for clients the world over at one of the finest jewelry establishments on the East coast. Bryce will have the use of a zoom camera and a 48″ HDTV to aid in the demonstration of various techniques.

This class is both for the aspiring bench jeweler or any metalsmith desiring to improve their fundamental understanding of fabrication.

The techniques covered will include: Sizing rings, annealing and crack repair. Head replacement, stone setting, stone tightening, prong retip, prong replacement. Sizing and repair of stone set rings, channel and flush will also be covered. Chain repair, cable, wheat, and snake chains.

Students will also receive hands-on demos on cutting edge shop equipment used in the modern jewelry shop. An Orion 200i(2) pulse arc welder and a Nuetec 125 laser welder will be demonstrated and each student will get to weld with each machine. Use of a Leica A60-f microscope will be demonstrated.

Lunch will be provided

Emily Reeder will be assisting Bryce with equipment demos and training.

As this is a technical course students are expected to be on time each day.

Prerequisite for this class, you must have basic soldering skills.

Students should not wear loose clothing and should be able to tie their hair back.

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100% refund will be issued if cancellation notice is received (1) week prior to the start of reserved class. Full credit will apply for (1) year if cancellation is received less than (1) week prior to the start of reserved class.

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We want to give the aspiring jewelry maker the incredible experience of transforming metal, as well as the techniques and knowledge they will need in order to realize their own design ideas. 

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