Intro to gemstone setting




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


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

Please note:

Course information is subject to change without notice.

Your Instructor

GJ Owen

GJ Owen