Intro to gemstone setting

Price

$2000

Duration

5 Days

About the Course

Course Description



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.


Course Objectives


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



CLASS PROJECT(S)

Practice plates and Rings



All tools and Materials are provided in the class



Requirement

No requirement or previous experience necessary



Course duration: 5 Days

Attendance: 40 Hours



Please note:

Course information is subject to change without notice.

Your Instructor

GJ Owen

GJ Owen