STONE SETTING SKILLS COURSES - €250 includes all materials.
Due to student demand we now offer stone setting courses.
Following the Covid 19 Pandemic, we have reduced the Tutor / Student Ratio to 1:6 in our studios.
Disciplines offered are:
Course option 1) Rub-over / Bezel Setting OR Channel Setting (previous knowledge of our rub-over course required)
Rubover Setting: This is the setting skill that most of our students will start with ...to push the silver over the circumference (girdle) of the stone..learn the tricks of the trade to acheive a professional finish.
Course Option 2) Rubover OR Punch Setting.
Punch setting: Sometimes called invisible setting. The stone sits down and is flush with the surface of the metal.
To book a course using a gift voucher, please call us on 01 5611207 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your voucher number.
Students must be at least 16 years of age in order to enrol in any course at The School of Jewellery Ireland.
Stone Setting Skills - Saturday Course
SATURDAY 6th June 2020 - RUBOVER OR Punch SETTING
Following the Covid 19 Pandemic, we have reduced the Tutor / Student Ratio to 1:5 in our studios.
10am - 5.30pm
On this one day Course you will be introduced to the transferrable skills that are needed to prepare for any setting discipline. On this course, Lee will concentrate on a choice of rubover or Punch setting showing the tricks and pitfalls to avoid to finish your handmade jewellery yourselves.
When you are purchasing the course you can select either Rubover or Punch Setting. You need to have completed a rubover course before attempting Punch setting.
All Sterling Silver Materials / gemstones are provided and students leave with a finished and polished silver pendant with a choice of coloured or clear stones.