Saw out the perfect backing for your cabochon to be set on top of with our free pdf of cabochon bases. With many sizes and shapes to choose from, you can solder your cabochon to the top of a fun pattern that you saw out.
Cabochon bases perfectly proportioned to fit most cabochon sizes. It is fast and easy to make and a fun way to display some of your favorite cabochons for rings, necklaces etc. These PDF patterns are designed to use with metal sheet, such as 20 gauge sterling.
18-22 gauge metal sheet (copper, silver, brass)
• 2/0 or similar size sawblades recommended
• Rubber cement
Skill Level: Intermediate. You must know how to saw to use these base patterns, and be able to solder and set a cabochon. Anyone who has made a cabochon ring or necklace or taken our Jewelry 1 class will be able to use this pattern.
What You Get: One page of 30 cabochon base patterns delivered to your inbox that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF cabochon base patterns provides full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after checkout. Print copies are NOT available.