Nov 28, 2022  
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 
SFCC Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ARTS 1814L - Beginning Stone Stetting

Credits: 3

Designed to take students through the process of engineering settings for faceted stones. Emphasis is on contemporary setting styles and techniques including graver dressing/sharpening and using the complement of setting burs for a variety of setting styles and building bezels. Students practice settings to develop “muscle memory” and skill to prepare them for creating a completed piece of jewelry. Techniques to be explored include, but are not limited to, flush setting, bezel setting for round gems, making unique bezels with or without gallery work, prong setting and channel setting. May be taken twice for degree or certificate credit.

Prerequisite(s): ARTS 1810 .
Offered: Occasionally.
Six lab hours.

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