February 12th - 16th, 2019 (Arrive February 11th & Depart February 17th)
Manda's Mango Mix
Skill level: Intermediate
The Ultimate Cabochon Workshop (Day1&2)
Simple, small, big, and complex cabochons in all my designs. Skill building through these two days, working towards the more complex Harlequin and Sundial Design.
Soldering Sterling Silver Findings (Day 3 - Morning)
How to clean the backs of your cabochons (cold work) to create beautiful pendants. Learning to make soldered pendant backs in different designs that look and feel professional making the back of your cabochons as beautiful as the front!
Big Hole Beads the Patchwork Way (Afternoon)
Dots, layers of dots and more dots on big hole mandrels to create your own collection of Patchwork Beads. Create your own collection of beads which we will tumble and wax
Bezel Setting a Cabochon in Sterling Silver (Day 4)
Creating a beautiful silver pendant from a cabochon you will have made.
Bobbles (Day 5)
Beads with one hole lending themselves very nicely to the Sundial design. Included in this day will be making the Soldered Sterling Silver Bail to turn these one hole beads into beautiful round pendant balls.