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Silver Jewellery In A Day

Spend a day learning simple techniques to produce your own metal jewellery.

Practise tool use and model-making in copper first, then lose yourself in the magical process of turning silver into unique pieces of jewellery before your very eyes! Create one or two beautiful pieces of simple jewellery to take home.

Tutor will supply all materials for this workshop.

A fee for materials to cover the cost of the base metals and silver used to make one finished item is included in your course fee. If time allows and you wish to make any further items, there will be an extra cost which will be payable to your tutor on the day.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

A light lunch will be provided.

Date Saturday 16th March 2024
Tutor Melissa Hunt  
Time 10.00am – 4.00pm  
Ref 3456  
Fees £85  
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Silver Clay Leaves

This half day workshop is designed to introduce you to the amazing qualities of silver clay.

You will create stunning silver jewellery from a real leaf through the processes of pasting, sanding and firing. By adding antiquing colour and polishing, transform your leaves into a beautiful, real silver necklace or earrings that you can take home with you.

You will be provided with enough silver clay to make one leaf necklace or one pair of earrings This cost is included in your course fee. If time allows and you wish to make any further items, there will be an extra cost which will be payable to your tutor on the day.

If you wish to have a trace chain or ear wires for your jewellery, an extra fee of approx £8, will be payable to the Tutor on the day.

Tutor will provide all materials for this workshop.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

Date Thursday 21st March 2024
Tutor Lori Ridgway  
Time 9.30am – 12.30pm  
Ref 3438  
Fees £65  
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Introduction To Silver Clay – Calla Lily

Discover the amazing qualities of silver clay. During this half day workshop you will make a silver Calla Lily necklace with textured leaf, ready to wear. You will learn a variety of techniques including rolling, texturing and shaping on the mould. After firing you will burnish your work, add your beads to a headpin, and finally add your chain.

There is a cost included in your course fee for enough silver clay to enable you to make one calla lily pendant.

There will be a charge of approximately £8 ( depending on chain size) per student for your chain, beads and a headpin pack. This is payable to your tutor on the day.

Tutor will provide all materials for this workshop.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

Date Thursday 21st March 2024
Tutor Lori Ridgway  
Time 1.30am – 4.30pm  
Ref 3439  
Fees £65  
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Enamelled Copper Beads

A fantastic new workshop creating decorative, enamelled copper beads.

During the workshop we explore the use of vitreous powder and a variety of decorative techniques to cover a copper bead whilst using a blow torch. Once finished, the enamelled copper beads can be made into either a pendant or pair of earrings. Tutor will provide all copper beads and findings.

A fee for materials to cover the cost of making one beaded pendant and one pair of earrings is included in your course fee. If time allows and you wish to make any further items, extra plain copper beads will be available to purchase from the tutor on the day. These range from £2.50 - £4.00 depending on size.

Tutor will provide all materials for this workshop. This cost is included in your course fee.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

A light lunch will be provided.

Date Wednesday 27th March 2024
Tutor Ann Jones
Time 10.00am – 4.00pm
Ref 3404
Fees £85
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