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[Phoenix, AZ] Gold fabrication class


#1

Hi, all-

I have a fair amount of fabrication experience with silver, but I
would like to start working in gold also. I know that soldering gold
is somewhat different than soldering silver, not only because of the
variety of alloys, but also because of the different heat conduction
properties of gold as opposed to silver. I am concerned that the
"trial and error" approach to learning may be prohibitively
expensive if I am working in gold. Can anyone recommend a class or
classes in the Phoenix, Arizona area which would get me up to speed
with gold soldering?

Lee Einer
Dos Manos Jewelry
http://www.dosmanosjewelry.com


#2

Hi Lee, Metals Edge Studio will be offering a"Gold 101" class after
the first of the year. We are scheduled to open for our first
series of classes and workshops at the end of September. If you
would like a schedule or please call or email me and
I’ll send one off. If your in the neighborhood after the 29th of the
month come by, I’d love to give you a tour. Best Regards, Carol

Carol Berger Taylor
Metals Edge Studio
2200 N Scottsdale Rd. suite V/W
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
480-425-0026 studio
480-205-9674 cell