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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.
Enamelling on copper
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Enamelling on copper
Wiltshire
£60
Dilys Fisher of Rosy M Design has been running enamelling courses since 2005. This is a wonderful ancient craft where enamel powder (ground glass) is applied to copper and is then fired in a kiln for approx. 1 minute until the enamel becomes molten and attaches to the copper. If 3 students book together its £60 each, 2 students £90 each or 1 student £180. Courses are suitable for both complete beginners and those with some experience. Beginners are shown how to prepare the copper, apply the enamel and use...
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...
Raise your own copper bowl
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Raise your own copper bowl
South Yorkshire
£195
Learn the specialist silversmithing technique of hand raising, with contemporary silversmith Charlotte Tollyfield, and create a beautiful copper bowl using traditional hammer techniques. A great introduction for beginners and perfect practice for those wanting to increase their skill. In a maximum class size of two, you will spend two days with Charlotte in her workshop in the heart of Sheffield, where you will learn the techniques of annealing, blocking, raising and plannishing whilst creating your own bowl to take home. Charlotte will greet you at the entrance to the Persistence...
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-...
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...
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...
Half day silver/copper pendant and earring workshop
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Half day silver/copper pendant and earring workshop
Monmouthshire - Next course on 24th August 2019
£45
In this 3 and a half hour workshop, you will learn how to cut a silver/copper pendant from a selection of basic shapes with a jeweller’s saw or choose from a pre-cut selection, finish and de-burr your pendant, create texture using stamps and create your final pendant or earrings. Options to purchase a chain are also available. As we will be using basic shapes and no soldering is required, the workshop will take place over a morning or afternoon and can fit in with your busy schedule. Evening sessions also...
Copper courses run in a Blacksmiths forge - basic sheet copper skills including foldforming
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Copper courses run in a Blacksmiths forge - basic sheet copper skills including foldforming
Hampshire
£110
Copper Bashing for Beginners with Professional Blacksmith Lucille. Lucille Scott is an experienced teacher and blacksmith who runs regular blacksmithing courses in Little Duck Forge at Eastney Pumping Station throughout the year. We also run a specific copper course, Copper Birds and Flowers, see the website for more details and dates. Copper Bashing for beginners Copper bowls and simple copper forms using fold forming techniques The day course will look at basic sheet metal skills including the new art of foldforming, traditional hollowing and planishing to make a simple bowl,...
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,...
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,...

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