Wire Shaping 101 ~ Bohemian Rings

Robin Dudley-Howes, Instructor
Saturday, March 12, 2011, 10:00a-3:00p
Class Fee: $65.00

After several requests, local artist Robin Dudley-Howes is back with us teaching this Wire Shaping 101 workshop. Join us and let Robin teach you the basics of wire shaping, as you create at least three artistic, wire Bohemian Rings. With 12 years of experience, Robin will guide you from very basic work on to more complex wire shaping. While no experience is necessary, you'll want to bring better grade jewelry pliers; Robin suggests Lindstrom, Swanstrom, Bead Smith, Euro Tool, or similar brands.

Supply List:
• jewelry pliers: sm and lg round nose, chain nose, flat nose, wire cutters
• ring mandrel • jewelry files • Suede or bead cloth to work on
• five feet 18 and 16 gauge dead soft sterling or copper wire
Optional: bent chain nose pliers, bench block & chasing hammer,
hand full of beads that will fit through 16 or 18 gauge wire

All class fees are prepaid, and non-refundable. Contact class manager Dede Warren at 714-757-0558 to reserve your place in this class. You may also reserve your place in person at the store by check, cash or credit card, or via phone with your credit card. Call us if you need assistance...we'll be happy to help!