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Elfstar Pendant and Jens Pind Chain

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cdn $70.00 +Kit fee: $76 plus HST for Silver Filled kits; $42 plus HST for Jewellers Bronze kits; $43 plus HST for Copper kits, payable to the instructor the day of the class.

Course outline: The perfect pendant – not too small, and not too large. It has three arms with round beads wired in between. The bail for the pendant will hold a Jens Pind Chain. This chain is a beautiful, classic spiral chain that’s perfect for adding a pendant. The instructions feature a new, easy-to-follow method for Jens Pind.

Kit fees payable to the instructor the day of the class: (please indicate your choice of kit when registering)
The pendant kit includes step-by-step, illustrated instructions, 2 sizes of jump rings, turquoise or black stone beads, and a coordinating bail. Makes a 1″ pendant. All rings are saw-cut and polished.
The chain kit includes step-by-step, illustrated instructions, 1 main size of jump ring, and a coordinating snap clasp. Makes up to a 20″ neck chain. All rings are saw-cut and polished.

  • $76 plus HST for Silver Filled kits
  • $42 plus HST for Jewellers Bronze kits
  • $43 plus HST for Copper kits

Skill level: Beginner Plus

Prerequisite: Completion of a couple of previous chainmail projects.

Technique: Elfstar?a Byzantine variant and the Jens Pind Linkage chainmail weave

Bring to class: Eyeglasses?or?magnifiers?for?close-up?work. Pliers designed for chain mail will be provided for class use, but you may wish to bring your personal tools.

Of special note: the class patterns and instructions from our classes are for your personal use only. Please respect the intellectual property of our artists/instructors by not sharing, selling, or teaching the patterns you receive from the classes you take.

How to Register and Cancellation Policy: see details below.

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Location

BeadFX
BeadFX, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1Y2 Canada
Phone:
+1-416-751-1911

Instructor

Marilyn Gardiner

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Kit Fee:
$76 plus HST for Silver Filled kits; $42 plus HST for Jewellers Bronze kits; $43 plus HST for Copper kits, payable to the instructor the day of the class.
Kit Includes:
The pendant kit includes step-by-step, illustrated instructions, 2 sizes of jump rings, turquoise or black stone beads, and a coordinating bail. Makes a 1" pendant. All rings are saw-cut and polished. The chain kit includes step-by-step, illustrated instructions, 1 main size of jump ring, and a coordinating snap clasp. Makes up to a 20" neck chain. All rings are saw-cut and polished.

How to Register:

  • You may register on-line through the form above, or by phone at (416) 751-1911, or in-person at our store.
  • Payment is required in advance for registration and may be done on-line at the time of registration or in-person at the store.
  • Some classes have associated kit fees, please check class details to see where applicable. Some kit fees are payable to the store, some to the instructor and may be cash only in that case.
  • For some studio classes, those using fire-breathing torches and fast spinny things a waiver must be signed acknowledging you have experience or training in their use, and we will ensure you have training to work safely!
  • Some classes have age requirements. Students MUST be mature and responsible to work safely to be allowed to take some of our lampworking, soldering, fusing, and some metalsmithing classes.

Class Cancellation Policy:

  • If you need to cancel, please let us know 5 days prior to the class. Cancellations made later than that will forfeit the class deposit or fee.
  • We may re-schedule or cancel classes if we do not receive the minimum number of bookings, or in case of bad weather or instructor illness. In this case, you will be notified and the fees will be refunded or issued as store credit.