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Find copper workshops around the UK. Learn techniques for working with copper, such as copper raising, jewellery, enamelling and sculpture, with talented tutors.
Introduction to jewellery making with Rooks & Roses at the Sculpture Lounge Holmfirth
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Introduction to jewellery making with Rooks & Roses at the Sculpture Lounge Holmfirth
West Yorkshire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£250
This two day course is designed to give you a full introduction to the tools and methods of basic jewellery making. With a class of just four students, in his new, fully equipped studio, Karl will guide you through the process of how to cut, file, shape and solder copper and silver, in order to create your own special piece (or pieces) of jewellery. These intimate classes are designed to encourage participants to think about the way different materials work and how various methods such as heating, hammering and texturing,...
Full day silver and copper pendant making workshop
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Full day silver and copper pendant making workshop
Monmouthshire - Next course on 29th September 2019
£65
Similar to the half day workshop, this full day workshop will allow you to learn how to cut a silver/copper pendant from your own design with a jeweller’s saw, finish and de-burr your pendant, create texture using stamps, learn simple soldering and create your final pendant or earrings from a choice of findings. No previous experience required. The workshop will run from 10.00 until 16.30 with a short break for refreshments. If you would like to create your own more complex shape or would like to learn how to solder,...
Copper embossed art with Dawn Feeney
Copper embossed art with Dawn Feeney
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 29th September 2019
£38
Dawn Feeney originally started out as a silversmith, gaining a BA hons in Jewellery design and silversmithing at Loughborough, many years ago. While studying, copper was used to make prototypes before making the actual piece in silver and Dawn found the amazing colours and properties of copper very exciting to work with. Copper embossing was the perfect medium to use both her love of sketching and metal working and now exhibits regularly at Galleries and art fairs. Our workshops have been developed to provide a quiet morning of creativity and...
Make an arts and crafts copper clock with Bryony Knox
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Make an arts and crafts copper clock with Bryony Knox
Lothian - Next course on 7th October 2019
£550
On this bespoke 4 day course, silversmith Bryony Knox will show you how to design and make your own Arts & Crafts inspired copper clock. This is an ideal introduction to various metalwork techniques whilst making your own beautiful object to love and treasure. This course will run over 4 days from 10-5pm each day. Beginners - Advanced Bryony will explain the way to design and make a free standing clock using techniques popular amongst Arts & Crafts such as riveting, piercing and the ancient art of chasing & repousse-...
Colourful enamelling on copper for jewellery - day course Rainbow Glass Studios with The Jewellery Boat
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Colourful enamelling on copper for jewellery - day course Rainbow Glass Studios with The Jewellery Boat
Greater London - Next course on 12th October 2019
£140
This exciting day course in enamelling on copper explores the skills and techniques of kiln enamelling, a colourful jewellery course brought to you by Eleanor Watson from The Jewellery Boat. This course is for anyone of 16 years old and above. We'll be exploring enamelling step by step, learning to fuse finely powdered enamel onto the surface of copper to create a beautiful glossy surface. These ancient techniques were first used by the Chinese, Greeks, Celts and Egyptians to decorate metal and add colour to metal jewellery and other precious...
Sheet copper sculpture workshops in London
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Sheet copper sculpture workshops in London
London - Next course on 14th October 2019
£320
A four day introduction to working with sheet copper as a sculpture material using the techniques of beating and brazing. Taking advantage of the excellent metal working workshop at LSW this course will show you the possibilities of working sheet copper, a great material for making outdoor sculpture, water features and hanging mobiles. The course will cover: Day One Creating designs using paper templates for cutting sheet copper. Carving wooden moulds and formers to beat against to shape sheet copper. Day Two Cutting shaping and folding copper by heating and...
Design & Make Your Own Copper Christmas Decorations
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Design & Make Your Own Copper Christmas Decorations
South Yorkshire - Next course on 19th October 2019
£65
A fun session for the festive season, learning the skill of hand piercing, with silversmith Charlotte Tollyfield, to produce unique copper creations for the tree or as an ideal token gift to commemorate the year. You will be greeted by Charlotte at the entrance to the Persistence Works studio building, where her workshop is based, in the heart of Sheffield, who will accompany you to her studio where you will start the day with an introduction to the workshop and all health and safety procedures. Charlotte will then introduce the...
Copper etching
Copper etching
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 20th October 2019
£38
On this 3 hour class, students will be introduced to the basic techniques for etching designs onto copper. Students will experiment using permanent markers and permanent ink stamping pads to create textures, patterns, and images on metal. Students will have the opportunity to make a framed picture and a couple of pieces of jewellery such as a pendant, key chain, earrings, or bracelet. No previous jewellery experience is necessary and this class is suitable for complete beginners including sensible children. All materials and use of tools are included in the...
Chasing & repousse creative metalwork weekend in Edinburgh for beginners.
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Chasing & repousse creative metalwork weekend in Edinburgh for beginners.
Lothian - Next course on 26th October 2019
£250
Introduction to chasing & repousse masterclass with Bryony Knox. Are you tempted to add this adaptable skill to your jewellery & silver smithing repertoire....Inspired by the stunning metalwork of the Glasgow Style or the Arts & Crafts Movement? Award winning Silversmith Bryony Knox teaches the ancient art of chasing & repousse- where sheet metal is formed and embossed using small steel tools, whilst held in pine pitch. Bryony Knox, an Edinburgh based silversmith, designs metal sculptures and silverware with a twist. For the past 20 years she has worked in...
Jewellery: Coppersmithing - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Coppersmithing - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£105
Make a small bowl or an embossed tile in copper by using the traditional silversmithing techniques of blocking out, hammering and planishing. Learn the invaluable skills of how to manipulate metal with the use of hammers and punches. By the end of the course you will be able to To select a suitable design and transfer it to the annealed metal To manipulate metal on a larger scale – max 20cm x 20 cm To raise a three dimensional form from a flat sheet of metal To use doming and...

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