Wed. Lapidary - Jan. 8–Feb. 12
Instructor: Scott Astin
Discover how fun it is to cut open stones, see what's inside, and how they polish up for various jewelry mounting purposes.
In this 6-week class, students will learn how to design, size, cut, shape, and polish stones with the use of diamond saws, grinding equipment, and polishing wheels. Instruction on how to use dop wax and sticks will also be given. Students will be able to finish many stones that they can use in silversmithing and all kinds of jewelry making. All skill levels welcome.