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How to Make a Double Bezel 4-Prong Claw Setting

At first glance this setting looks complicated to make, but there is an easy way as long as you follow the step by step instructions. This can then be used to create many kinds of jewelry designs. Materials: 1 x 6mm round CZ Sterling silver round…

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How to Make a 6-Prong Wire Claw Setting

This course will show you how to make a commercial six claw setting that you have no doubt seen many times. This is a great lesson for jewelry students who want to learn more about commercial jewelry making skills. Materials: 7.5mm round CZ Sterling…

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How to Make a Tulip Setting

This course will show you how to make four claw setting with attractive cut work that can be made into earrings or attached to a band to make a stone set ring. Materials: 6mm round CZ Sterling silver sheet; 1.1mm x 15mm x 15mm & round wire 1mm…

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How to Make a 6-Claw Rex (Crown) Setting

This course will show you how to make a traditional rex setting that is stamped and formed from a disk. You will learn how to carve the prongs into it and size it to fit the stone you are working with. Materials: Round stone size between 7mm –…

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How to Make Wine Glass Settings

This course will show a you a simple way to make a four claw setting that is fixed to a stem for easy ring assembly or if you prefer you can make two for a pair of stud earrings. Materials: 2 x 6mm round CZ’s Sterling silver round wire; 1mm……

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How to Make a Pear-Shaped 2-Tiered Basket Setting

This lesson will show you how to make a pear shaped two tier basket setting that can be made into a ring or a pendant. This method takes the guess work out of basket settings. Materials: Sterling silver round wire 1.2mm x 10mm Sterling silver round…