TIME: 10 - 4pm, SKILL LEVEL: Beginners / Some experience.
PRICE: £120 TICKETS AVAILABLE: to book click here.
Spend a relaxed and informal day learning new skills to make your own solid silver pendant and / or earrings using the wide range of materials available to you. Every aspect of the processes involved in making silver jewellery this way will be demonstrated and discussed in the workshop. Not only will you come away with some gorgeous pieces but you will also leave with the knowledge to go forward to create more pieces at home.
Techniques covered include:
- Rolling clay to consistent thicknesses
- How to shape, cut and texture the clay
- How to stamp and hand engrave
- Adding multiple layers of clay
- Sanding and filing
- How to torch fire your jewellery
- Polishing, refining and adding different finishes to your silver
- How to add clasps and findings to finish your jewellery
We provide all the equipment you will need, including 7g silver clay to make your pieces and findings for the finishing touch.
You will take away you completed masterpieces, a course manual and a certificate of attendance, as well as a solid foundation of skills in silver clay.
Tea, coffee, soft drinks and biscuits are provided throughout the day, as well as a delicious high tea lunch. We finish the day with a glass of prosecco giving you time to admire your creations.Please note: Closed shoes must be worn and long hair tied back. Please bring your reading glasses if you use them. Over 18s only.
If you're interested in finding out more or would like to be kept informed of future dates please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org