Demystifying Soldering


Saturday and Sunday,February 25 and 26| 9:30 am – 4:30 pm (30-minute lunch break) 

This is a class for beginners as well as students who have taken some basic metalsmithing classes and still have trouble soldering with success. We will cover the science of why it works and why it does not. There will be demos on sweat, stick and pick soldering as well as soldering different metals together. You will learn how to make a strong solder connection with a minimum amount of solder and mess.  We will discuss what soldering techniques are appropriate for different applications.