What's Inside this Bootcamp

  • 1

    Welcome to the Akong Jewellers Improvers Bootcamp!

  • 2

    Working with Crystal Stones & Metal Settings

    • Introducing Crystal Stones & Metal Settings

    • Setting a Crystal Stone in a Metal Setting

  • 3

    Working with Crystal Cupchains

    • Introducing Crystal Cupchains

    • Recommended Tools for Working with Crystal Cupchains

    • Opening & Closing Crystal Cupchain Settings

    • Finishing the Ends of Crystal Cupchains with a Loop

    • Finishing the Ends of Crystal Cupchains with a Crimp Cover

    • Integrating Beads & Other Components into Cupchains

  • 4

    All Things Stitching!

    • Introduction to Stitching Techniques in Jewellery Construction

  • 5

    Stitching Components on to a Clasp

    • Stitching Components on to a Clasp - 1st Demo

    • Stitching Components on to a Clasp - 2nd Demo

  • 6

    Wrap Stitching with Crystal Cupchains

    • Basic Wrap Stitch Technique

    • Continuing with a New Thread

    • Making a Curve

    • Starting & Finishing

    • Making a Supporting Stitch

    • Examples of Use

  • 7

    Weave Stitching with Crystal Cupchains - 1 Row

    • Basic Weave Stitch - Single Row

    • Connecting a New Thread - 1st Method

    • Connecting a New Thread - 2nd Method

    • Finishing Stitching on a Clasp

    • Making a Curve

    • Supporting Back Stitch

  • 8

    Weave Stitching with Crystal Cupchains - 3 Rows

    • Stitching All Components on to a Clasp

    • Weave Stitch - 3 Row

    • Making a Curve

    • Finishing Stitching on to a Clasp

    • Stitching Rows of Cupchains beneath a Chain

  • 9

    Weave Stitching with Crystal Cupchains - 5 Rows

    • Stitching All Components on to a Clasp

    • Weave Stitch - 5 Row

    • Connecting a New Thread

    • Making a Curve

    • Stitching Metal Settings on top of Cupchains

    • Final Note on Tension

  • 10

    Blanket Stitching Techniques

    • Blanket Stitching on to Chain

    • Connecting a New Thread

    • Finishing the End of a Blanket Stitch

    • Adding Beads & Components

    • Blanket Stitching on to Beads

    • Blanket Stitching a Row of Beads on to Another Row

  • 11

    Running Stitch

    • Basic Running Stitch

    • Examples of Use

  • 12

    Stitching Ribbon Backs on to Clasps

    • Stitching a Ribbon Back on to a Clasp

  • 13

    Working with Memory Wire

    • Introducing Memory Wire

    • Finishing the Ends of Memory Wire with a Clasp

    • Finishing the Ends of Memory Wire with a Crimp Cover

  • 14

    Working with Cord Ends

    • Attaching a Bead or Clasp to a Cord End

  • 15

    Improvers Bootcamp Wrap-Up

    • Final Message from Nicole

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