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Intermediate Chainmaille: Byzantine Bracelet with Elizabeth Ellis

  • 712 Fort Rd La Pointe, WI, 54850 United States (map)

Free Demonstration: Noon-1:00 pm     Class 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Learn how to make a beautiful Byzantine chainmaille bracelet from start to finish using either copper or sterling silver jump rings and only two pair of jeweler’s pliers. Previous knowledge of how to properly open and close jump rings helpful but not required.  A short demo will be provided.    Prior experience using jewelers tools helpful but not necessary. Torches are not used in this class.
Tools needed for class:
Bent Chain Nose jewelers pliers
Flat nose jewelers pliers
Magnifying Glasses/Cheaters
Portable Table lamp (optional but helpful)
Participants may bring their own tools.
Beginner Jewelry tool sets will be available for purchase at time of class for an additional   $10.00

This project uses handmade 16ga Copper or Sterling Silver jump rings.
Materials are purchased at class:     (RSVP’s required 1 wk in advance for prep.)
Copper Bracelet & Clasp:                $40.00 per bracelet     (or)
Sterling Silver Bracelet & Sterling Silver Clasp:    $100.00 per bracelet
Additional jump rings will be available at class for purchase if needed.

Free Demonstration: Noon-1:00 pm     Class 1:00 – 4:00 pm