Setting Cubic Zirconia in Metal Clay

FULL DAY CLASS 9am to 4pm
In this fast paced, full-day class, students will be introduced to techniques for making a setting for a CZ. in metal clay. The setting will be added to a textured backing to create a pendant or earrings. Classes will be held in Barbara’s home-based studio in Goleta, CA


Students will:

  • design a pendant or earrings using rolled, textured, or sculpted pieces of clay
  • make a setting for a CZ 
  • dry and refine all pieces
  • join dried clay to create pendant or earrings
  • kiln fire dried pieces
  • hand finish, patina and polish their new pieces of fine silver  jewelry

See examples of setting stones in metal clay on Pinterest

Cost FULL DAY: $230 includes 16 grams of silver clay ($30 value), tools and materials.  Save $30 if you sign up for two classes, same day. Students may want to bring magnification eyewear if needed.  Additional clay may be purchased if needed during class.

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