Valentin Yotkov, Designer  / Silversmith. Reviving chasing and repoussé in art metals

Weekly Classes at Valentin Yotkov Studio

times Afternoon 2 - 5 PM , Evening 6 - 9 PM
class length 8 weeks, 3 hours each session.
location 68 Jay Street, Suite 210, Brooklyn, NY 11201
cost $600
topic Learn the basics of constructing hollow ware in 8 sessions.
class outline
Properties of sterling silver and other non-ferrous metals.

Silver solder and how to use it on mulitple joints.

Constructing a small hollow piece using hard, medium and easy silver solder.

Filing, sanding and polishing of the finished piece.

supply list All necessary tools supplied by the studio.


• sterling silver sheet 12" x 12" 18 gauge.

• nonfluoride soldering flux and 1" flux brush.

• hard, medium and easy silver solder.

• binding wire - 18 gauge.

• small and medium files and #400 grit wet and dry sandpaper.

supplies available at: METALIFEROUS: 34 West 46th Street, NYC, NY 10036, Tel: 212-944-0909.

ALLCRAFT: 135 West 29th Street, Room 402, NYC, NY 10001, Tel: 212-279-7077; 800-645-7124

NORTHWEST PITCHWORKS: 1317 Roland St. Bellingham, WA 98226, Tel: 360-715-1772

   * when shopping at Allcraft identify yourself as a student at Valentin Yotkov Studio for a discount of 10% or more on your purchase.


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