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Dale Cougar Armstrong teaches the "Anything" Cocktail Ring!!



Celebrate your Special Occasions with the “Anything” Cocktail Ring, one Cougars signature pieces. Will yours become a Birthstone ring a Mother’s ring, an Anniversary ring, or a ‘these are my Favorite Colors’ ring?? Learn to personalize it by using Dale’s standard “tease, curve and connect”; method to add small rosettes, spirals, loops, pearls, crystals, etc. to the wire ends as they develop the detailed look of filigree. Learn to properly set and secure a snapset finding, as well as how to properly size this ring for a perfect fit every time.

Your instructor will provide complete tool kits for use while in class and you will receive written follow-up hand-outs to take home.

The kit included in the class fee includes your choice of bead embellishments and a faceted CZ stone, along with a sterling silver snapset and wire; 14k gold-filled wire and a 14kgf snapset are available for an additional $23 paid to the instructor before class.

Students Please Bring: notebook, pen/pencil, digital or cell phone camera (no flash please), magnifying eyewear if needed, a bottled beverage and snack/bagged lunch.

Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
You need to be comfortable with wire working techniques
Materials Included:
wire/stone
Requirements:
intermediate skill level
Instructor Name:
Dale Cougar Armstrong
Instructor Bio:
Internationally known, Dale ?Cougar? Armstrong is a diehard rockhound, lapidary, and a full-time wire jewelry artist, instructor, and author; with a background in the fine arts, cloisonn?, and repouss? prior to making wire jewelry. With more than 45 years of combined experience, Dale uses absolutely no solder or glue in her traditional wire jewelry designs and teaches how at jewelry-making events around North America, Russia, Germany, Ukraine, and Switzerland. Her award-winning work is sold in galleries and gift shops and has appeared in many printed publications. Author of numerous magazine and Internet articles and the bestselling book, ?Wirework: An Illustrated Guide to the Art of Wire Wrapping?, Dale has made many different series of instructional DVDs; has many free tutorials on YouTube, has appeared on the PBS broadcast show ?Beads, Baubles & Jewels?; is a member of the Beadalon Design Team and a representative for Euro Tool. Dale has also worked as an instructor and live presenter for Jewelry Television.

Dale Cougar Armstrong teaches the "Anything" Cocktail Ring!!