Basic Tool Recommendations for Virtual Courses

The following items references several basic tool setups recommended to complete virtual course objectives. These tool recommendations are primarily from Rio Grande, but comparable items would work. Please contact us with any specific questions. Student participation during or in-between class sessions is strongly encouraged but not required - observers are welcome.

BASIC HAND TOOLS

BASIC HOME STUDIO

BASIC FORMING TOOLS

BASIC TORCH SETUP

BASIC ENAMELING SETUP WITH KILN

BASIC ENAMELING SETUP WITH TORCH

  • All of BASIC ENAMELING SETUP WITH KILN - minus kiln
  • 1 x torch setup - Silversmith or similar style  (Rio Grande)
  • 1 x #1 or #2 torch tip - if using Silversmith (Rio Grande)
  • 1 x striker or lighter - Silversmith system has one (Rio Grande)
  • 1 x tripod or fire bricks with screen (Rio Grande)