Supplies tools and metals

New Students Please arrive with Silver. See below for list of silver items and suppliers.

Other Supplies:

Sketch Pad and pencils

00 very small pointed hair paint brushes

6 pieces 8 1/2" x 11", 320 sandpaper, black, wet or dry (from Hardware Stores)

These are the hand tools all students will need. New students can borrow until they can be purchased.

Round Nose pliers

Chain Nose pliers

set of 6 #2 cut needle files

set of 6 #4 cut needle files

#2 cut 1/2 round ring file, 8  inch

large tweezer

small tweezer


wire cutter, flush 

charcoal blocks, 2

small drill bits #68 & # 60

#2/0 saw blades


Silver needed, ´╗┐silver comes soft. half hard and hard. Always buy SOFT silver (annealed), if possible, or 1/4 hard

Fine Silver Sheet, 18 gauge and  24 gauge, 6 inches x 3 inches  (or smaller amount)

Fine Silver round wire, 18gauge, 20 gauge and 22 gauge, 10 feet each gauge

Sterling Silver round wire, 18 gauge and 20 gauge, 3 feet each

Sterling Silver Ring Stock, 2 x 4 mm rectangle 2 feet OR OTHER SHAPED STERLING WIRE FOR RINGS, YOUR CHOICE.

Silver solder, (sheet or wire) Hard, Medium and Easy


 Bandeli Jewelry Supply, LLC      CALL BEFORE GOING THERE!

577 Newark Pompton Tpke

Wayne NJ 07470

973-709-0300      email:


Rio Grande, Albuquerque, NM   800-545-6566


Metalliferous    online store from New York