From Bottles to Gems - Metalworking with Kieu Pham Gray

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Star's Beads

139 A Church St NW

Vienna, VA 22180

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From Bottles to Gems - Metalworking with Kieu Pham Gray

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Why recycle when you can upcycle! In this class we turn recycled bottles into glass ballpins. You will learn how to make these great gems on copper wire using a butane and/or propane torch. Students may choose to put their ballpins to use in a piece of jewelry to wear or they may choose to utilize class time to stock up and make as many ballpins as they can.

● Skill Level: Beginner/All levels

● Materials included will provide enough material for 15 glass ball pins (glass, copper wire, copper chain and clasp, hand tools)

1. Students are asked to bring the following:

a. Magnifying glasses and Ott light as needed

b. Chain nose pliers

c. Flat nose pliers

d. Side cutters

e. Round nose pliers

f. Heavy duty wire cutters

*All items will be available for purchase or the basics to borrow.

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Star's Beads

139 A Church St NW

Vienna, VA 22180

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Contact the organizer to request a refund.

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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