Jewelry & Stone Setting
Setting for Men's Rings

If you already have experience with pneumatic tools and microscopes and want to take your skills to the next level, Setting For Men's Rings is the perfect course for you. You'll receive advanced training in setting stones in hard materials like steel and titanium, and you'll learn about the best tools to use for these materials, as well as the most effective techniques for cleaning up and polishing your work. Choose from four different ring models, including three titanium options and one stainless steel option, to personalize your learning experience and focus on the areas you're most interested in. Whether you work on one ring model from start to finish or multiple rings, you'll have the guidance and support to take your skills to new heights. Don't miss your chance to become an expert in stone setting and pave work. Enroll in this course today and take your skills to the next level!

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Course Info

Ben Bentvelzen
2024 Date(s)
Jewelry & Stone Setting
Skill Level
Enrollment Type
Open, see prerequisites


  • Correct setup of GRS equipment
  • Operation of common classroom tools
  • Graver sharpening, theory, and geometry
  • Best burs and drills to use in hard materials
  • Surface preparation
  • Proper work-holding for stone setting
  • Creating a channel for stones
  • Seat preparation and fitting stones in steel and titanium
  • Channel setting in steel and titanium using round cut stones
  • Single row pave on a beveled edge using round cut stones
  • Channel setting in titanium using princess cut stones

Class Project(s)

Size 9.5 Titanium Matte Black Comfort fit ring with stepped edge 8 mm

Size 9.5 Titanium domed ring 8 mm

Size 9 Titanium brushed black ring with beveled edge 8 mm

Size 9 Stainless Steel black domed ring 6 mm


Ability to set stones confidently in gold

Graver Sharpening Knowledge: Knowledge on how to sharpen by hand is helpful but not necessary.

Other Skills Required: Experience with pneumatic engraving tools

Cancellation/Transfer Policy

We reserve your seat upon receipt of course deposit. To transfer or cancel your reservation, notify GRS at least 30 days before the class start date to transfer deposit or receive a refund, less $50. Deposits are not transferrable or refundable less than 30 days before the course start date. If you have any questions about this information, please do not hesitate to call us! We would be glad to help you. Call 800-835-3519, Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM.

Please note: Course information subject to change without notice. Example images may not show exact techniques, methods, designs, etc., taught or demonstrated in course.

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