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This technique made popular by such famous jewelers as Lalique, Faberge and Tiffany, has withstood the test of time. This class will introduce you to the basics of fusing glass to metal with heat, and the various methods by which you can create your own look. We will be using a torch to create two pairs of earrings, or multiple pendants, for you and your friends to enjoy.
Nothing is as soft or as smooth as silk jewelry cord, also referred to as Naturseide. This is truly traditional stringing material used by beaders for centuries. Each silk bead cord has a twisted stainless steel needle at the end and doubling the thread is unnecessary. The cord can be easily knotted because the thread has the correct twist. 100% silk at approximately 79 inches per card.