Stone Setting | Hammer Setting – September 2019

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Stone Setting | Hammer Setting - September 2019£200.00

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Stone Setting | Hammer Setting

with Elia Rizzo

Thursday 12th – Saturday 14th September | 10.00 – 16.00 | £200

This unique, three day course covers the basics of hammer stone-setting. During the course you will produce a beautiful double bezel setting for a cabochon stone within a ring.

The course covers how to make silver steel punches and how to forge them and harden them; enabling you to make your own tools, and jewellery containing iron/steel. The course will also cover the final stages of production of polishing, using the proper tools.

The cost includes all materials required but you can use your own instead if you prefer.

The course is suitable for individuals with some jewellery making experience, whether they have attempted stone setting before, or not.

Read all about our tutor Elia Rizzo on the Cambridge Art Makers’ course tutors page.

Please note that although this course is in our downstairs workshop, our kitchen and toilets are on the first floor up 1 flight of stairs. If this is going to pose a problem for you please email us at