Silversmithing: Sterling Copper
Inlay Technique
                ~Shauna Sopel
Technique(s) Used:
Inlay
Soldering
Sawing
Polishing

Prerequisites:
Must be at least 18 years of age
Using a jeweler's saw

Skill Level:  
Intermediate
Come play with fire and learn how to combine two different metals
into one sheet.  In this class you will learn the technique of inlay.   
 
*See pre-req below. Students must be comfortable using a jeweler's
saw.
If you try to register for a class, but it will not add it to the
shopping cart, the class is unfortunately already full.  
Check back next month to see if its offered again!
Please read our Cancellation & Student Participation Policy:
Please keep in mind that the shop closes at 6pm Mon-Fri.
Students must purchase all necessary supplies for evening classes before the store closes for the day at 6pm.
Please make sure you arrive for evening classes with all necessary materials.
Tools Needed:  
Metalworking Tools
Nylon or Rawhide Hammer
Steel Bench Block
Chasing Hammer (optional)
Texture Hammer (optional)
Jumbo and Needle Files
Disc Cutter (optional)
Brass Hammer
Lubricant
Shears (optional)
Jeweler's Saw, blades, lube
Sandpaper assortment
Dapping block and punches (optional)
Millimeter Ruler
Pencil, Sharpie, Drawing Paper
Scissors, Rubber Cement
Center Punch, Scribe, Drill Bit

Polishing Tools
Coarse, Medium, and Fine Polishing
Wheels with Mandrels
Pro-Polish Pad
Dust Mask (hardware store) (optional)
Safety Glasses

Soldering Tools
Copper Tongs
Wire Cutters or Solder Cutters
Hard, Medium, and Easy Solder
"Solder 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)

*Everything is available for purchase from
Beadoholique
except your fireproof surface.

OPTIONAL:  "Solder Station Setup"
available for Class RENTAL for $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).  

All tools, except where noted,
available at Beadoholique.
Tools Supplied:
Brass brush
Pickle/Copper Tongs
Flex Shaft
Templates
DIsc Cutter
LOS (patina)
Tumbler
Dappling block and punches
Drill Bits
Materials must be purchased at
Beadoholique Too.

Class Kit available day of class.
Minimum kit fee $40.
Kit includes:
20g copper sheet
22g Sterling Silver sheet
Sterling wire (18g or 20g)
Silversmithing: Sterling Copper Inlay Technique
$65.00
Saturday, June 24, 2017, Noon-4pm
instructor
Shauna Sopel
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.