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2018 Gemcutters Guild of Baltimore Gem Show
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Decorative And Functional Clasps And Toggles

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Gem Cutters Workshop
Meadow Mill at Woodberry
3600 Clipper Mill Road, suite 116
Baltimore, MD  21211

Educational Classes
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There is a $58.00 materials fee for this class, payable to the instructor at the start of the class. If you want to be on the WAITLIST for this class please contact Jackie Orsini at
Cancellation Policy:
There is a cancellation fee of $25.00. No refunds one week before class begins.
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Decorative and Functional Clasps and Toggles

: Donna Madej
Date:  May, 26, 2018  9:00am to 5:00 pm
Experience level: No experience required

Students will learn to make their own handcrafted clasps and toggles in many decorative styles. These variations are suitable for chainmail, beaded or fused chains and necklaces. They also will work well on bracelets. Students will complete a minimum of 5 styles of closures in silver ready to use on projects of their own.

All tools will be provided, but students may also bring their own tools, hammers for texturing and magnification (optivisors or strong reading glasses)

Material fee of $58.00 includes:  3”x2” sterling silver 20 gauge sheet, sterling silver ½ hard wire 2 feet each, 20, 18, 14 gauge, saw blades, use of solder and patina