The basic circle is one of the most ancient and fundamental shapes of our world. In personal adornment, it's the foundation of many decorative structures: bracelets, rings, hoops, bezels, collars, crowns, etc. The skills you learn to craft a solid, sturdy, beautifully executed bangle will serve you well in the creation of these other arenas. You'll be able to apply many of the techniques you learn here to other avenues of your jewelry designing journey.
Expect to master proper sizing techniques and tools, as well as how to adjust and account for alterations in sizing. Forge stocks and wire, refine and perfect edges and seams, solder shapes closed and embellishments in place, form with respect to function, texture, refine. Employ specialty hammers, shot plates, die forms, files, a saw and a torch. Execute a silvery stack of curated bangles that reflect your personal aesthetics while encompassing a vast array of fundamental and more advanced skills.