Beginner Gemstone Setting
With G.J. Owen
This Class introduces you to gemstone setting techniques by
teaching you how to set stones with the aid of a microscope,
Pneumatic machine and different setting tools.
This course is for beginners.
Correct setup of a workbench
setting up Microscope, Pneumatic machine and tools
Tool sharpening, as well as sharpening theory and geometry
Proper use of work holding fixtures and devices
Layout techniques for round stones
Round stone fitting and seat preparation
prong, flush(gypsy setting), Bezel, bead, and channel setting techniques using round stones
Practice plates and Rings
All tools and Materials are provided in the class
No requirement or previous experience necessary
Course duration: 5 Days
Attendance: 40 Hours
Course information is subject to change without notice.