Private classes are available for those who require flexibility in scheduling, a focus on a specialized skill, or are simply interested in learning one-on-one.
Techniques to focus on include:
Riveting/cold connection (traditional, tube and small hardware)
Marriage of metals
Large and/or unusual stone settings
Prong and cage constructions for faceted stones/cabochons/found objects
Tube settings for faceted stones
Use of found objects
Acetylene torch assembly and safety
Silversmithing techniques and practice
Silver-soldering practice (wire and/or sheet)
Copper and brass fabrication
Sawing and piercing
Findings and bails
Forged bracelets, bangles, and cuffs
Supply and tool acquisition and supply sources
Studio-setup and safety
Flex shaft use
Oxidizing and polishing
Cuttlebone casting and gravity pours
Waxworking for lost wax casting
....to name a few! There are no set projects...you direct the demos you prefer.
For more information about arranging a private class with Kristin, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.