Stone Setting Tips from Master Stone Setter Scott McIntyre (podcast episode) — Jewellers Academy

with Scott McIntyre

Stone setting is a tricky strategy to grasp, but when you study it properly, it results in so numerous new alternatives. In this episode, master stone setter and Vanilla Ink founder Scott McIntyre discusses a few distinctive styles of stone options, the methods and instruments needed to do them properly, and other recommendations for constructing this sophisticated ability established. He also shares a preview of some of the materials we’ll protect in the Advanced Jewellery Diploma and points out what equipment you will want for the programme. 

Episode Description:

  • In this episode, we’ll be speaking about stone location with Scott McIntyre (:50)

  • What is stone placing? (3:07)

  • Why is it essential to hold making an attempt even when you come to feel you’re not good at this ability? (9:23)

  • How do you know what resources to use when? (13:15)

  • What are some of the unique tactics folks use for pavé environment? (18:05)

  • What are stress and channel configurations? (23:17)

  • How do you follow techniques when elements are so expensive? (28:13)

  • Can you converse about the toolkit you’ve designed for the state-of-the-art diploma? (36:03)

  • How do you permit your perfectionism assist you as an alternative of obtaining discouraged by it? (41:21)

  • How to understand much more or link with Scott (47:33)


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