Metalworking: Silver Tulip End Caps
     - Cindy
Looking for a hand crafted and one-of-a-kind end caps for your beaded
ropes? Try these "no soldering" required tulips! Just basic metalworking
techniques required - annealing, sawing, texturing, filing, shaping, and
polishing.
Materials Needed:
Sterling silver sheet - 24g (kit available day of class)

Tools Needed:
Sharpie
Rubber cement
Jeweler's saw, blades, lube and bench pin
1.2mm punch or drill bit
Texturing hammers
Metal files
Sandpaper assortment
Blue, green, and gray pumice wheels
Soldering station (may be rented)
Dapping punches
Nylon hammer
Pro polish pads
Round nose pliers
Chain nose pliers
Magnifiers
Particulate mask

Soldering Station Setup:
-Flux
-Flux Brush
-Titanium Solder Pick
-Jumbo Torch
-Butane
-Fiber Grip Cross-Locking Tweezers
-Fine Tip Tweezers
-Fine point Sharpie
-Charcoal Block and/or Fiber brick
Fireproof base
* (such as a ceramic tile, metal pan
or a Lazy Susan Fire Station)

OPTIONAL:  Solder Station Setup is available for
Class RENTAL for a $25 fee.
After class, If you decide
to BUY the "Solder Station Setup" the DAY OF class, we
will be happy to apply the rental fee you paid towards
the cost of buying the "Solder Station Setup" (
minus the
fireproof base
).  
Metalworking: Silver Tulip End Caps
$55.00
Saturday, July 18, 2020, 1-4pm
instructor:
Cindy
Please read our Cancellation & Student Participation Policy:
To sign up for a class you may register online, come into the shop, or call us!  Students must be a minimum of 13
years old to participate, or twelve years old if taken with a paying adult.
If you sign up online for a class less than 24
hours in advance
you MUST call the shop and speak to an associate for availability. Payment for class is due when
you sign up.  
You must come early to purchase needed supplies. Students must have all necessary supplies/tools
and be ready when the class begins.
 Walk-ins are welcome if space is still available and if supplies have been
pre-purchased.
Class will begin on time.  No one will be admitted late to class.
Late-comers must reschedule for another class. A refund will not be given.  If you cannot attend your scheduled class,
Techniques Used:
Annealing
Sawing
Texturing
Filing
Polishing
Shaping

Skill Level:
Beginner

Prerequisite:
Preferable if you know how to saw
and have used a torch before, but
not necessary.

NOTE:
If you choose to rent a soldering
station, please bring a tote with the
basic tools listed as we do not have
enough for everyone to borrow from
the shop. You should always bring a
standard set of tools appropriate to
the class you are taking.