68.  YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND!  LEARNING TO USE THE JEWELER’S SAW

Diane Almeyda         Thursday Evening 7p-9:30p          $95

 

The jeweler’s saw is one of the most important tools for any craftsperson….don’t leave home without it…or without knowing how to use it.  In this class you will learn the basics, along with tips and tricks to make the jeweler’s saw (fret saw) work for you.  This versatile tool can be used with wood, metal, wax, plastic, etc.Class is open to anyone with the desire to learn how to use the jeweler’s saw, but the ability to sit for an extended period, good strength in both hands, and good eyesight are necessary for success.  Instructor will provide all tools and supplies.  This is a techniques class and the class time will be spent learning and practicing technique with tips and tricks given to make the most of your experience.  Patterns will be available for use in class and to take home for further practice.  Portable work light with extension cord and magnification is highly recommended.