New! 10-Day Specialty Pavé

A 2019 class with expert stone setter Ben Bentvelzen
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Micro-pavè is one of the most popular methods in the world.

Ben Bentvelzen will take participants through 10 straight days of rigorous specialty pavè setting methods. Artists will have to submit photos of their work to GRS. Ben will then select 12 participants for this 10-day workshop.

Date: March 25 – April 3
Price: $2,300


Apply DECEMBER 18, 2018

Deadline: February 8, 2019
Selection Notification: February 18, 2019

Students will be selected anonymously based on submitted work.

What is covered during this 10-day specialty pavé class?

making specialty tools

Pavé on rounded surfaceS

Irregular pavé...and more

Participants will be challenged with pave setting on rounded surfaces (inside & out), multisided setting, setting in steel and hard metals, setting in thin materials, and more. This workshop will be split into 6 days of solid instruction and 4 days of a project combining the skills gained earlier in the week.

For an experienced setter looking to get to the next level, this is the challenge you have been looking for.