Undertaking a course or workshop with a fine silversmith or goldsmith is both fun and rewarding and the skills will stay with you throughout your life. Fine jewellery making or gold and silver smithing courses will usually cover the precise metalworking techniques required to design and create jewellery using precious metals and gemstones. Ring making may well be covered as well as soldering techniques, polishing and the use of hand tools. Depending on the course you could work with gold, silver, platinum or you may start out using brass, copper or nickel.
BA Hons Degree Jewellery Designer Sarah Madsen teaching you to hand make 2 Stacking Rings in Sterling Silver. This is beginners course offering a friendly, informal introduction into the craft of jewellery. In this 3 hour class, you will learn to saw, form, solder, hammer and polish your own Jewellery. No previous experience needed this is a perfect class to start that curiosity into the craft of Jewellery.
Classes are for one to one or...
One day silver clay workshop in Loughborough or Market Bosworth.
This is an introductory class to the wonders of Silver Clay. We will show you how to use the clay and help you to design and make your own jewellery. The jewellery will be fired and ready for you to wear home or Why not make a unique gift
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We also offer bespoke courses and one to...
- Next course on 26th January 2019
Learn how to make a piece of jewellery on this one day course. You can make either a pair of earrings (studs or drops) OR you can make a pendant (you may be able to make both depending on the size you decide on).
You will be shown a range of techniques which will enable you to come up with your own design.
The format of the class will consist of a series of short...
- Next course on 9th February 2019
Do you know someone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Day Wax Carving Jewellery Workshop.
Spend the first-day discussing ideas, learning different techniques used in carving wax and producing your very own carving which will be cast for you in silver before your second session.
The second day will be spent cleaning, texturing and polishing your final silver piece/s. Soldering findings...
- Next course on 14th January 2019
First session will be on the 14th January
Second session will be on the 28th January
Over the 5 hours you will learn:
how to design a piece suitable for carving
Carve one of your very own designs in wax
clean and prepare your silver casting
Solder any jewellery findings such as chains and bails
Polish or texture your finished piece of jewellery
Do you or do you know anyone who would be a great...
Learn how to make a decorative silver ring.
Suitable for complete beginners and those with a little experience.
You will learn how to make a decorative sterling silver ring, which you'll be able to wear on your way home!
You will learn how to measure, shape, solder, apply texture and finish a ring.
You may make a unique design if you wish to.
The class will be run by Martin Drury MA(RCA).
Lincoln School of...
Silver Clay is a fantastic medium to work with! The versatility of clay, but with silver!! The end result is pure sliver and stunning results can be achieved even by beginners.
Laura Barnes with many years teaching experience and a Masters Degree in Ceramics will guide you through the process to create a piece/s that are unique to you and totally professional looking!
Taught in the light, airy and warm studio of Creative with Nature...
SKILL LEVEL: Beginners / Some experience.
During this relaxed and informal day you will learn new skills to make your very own set of fabulous sterling silver stacking rings. The course covers a range of silversmithing techniques and is a fantastic introduction to working with silver. Making at least three rings, you will be experimenting with surface finishes and setting a semi-precious gemstone.
- How to saw and file silver
- How to...
Join us in the relaxing and tranquil setting of our Narrowboat for a silver jewellery class, whilst moored alongside the beautiful Worcestershire canals near Droitwich.
Courses are run on demand, weekends, Mondays, Tuesdays (new from September), school holidays, and can be booked by phone, email or via the website. Always please check the website calendar to find dates available.
We offer popular one day silver Jewellery making classes for individuals or groups of 2 -...
Lucy Copleston trained at the Royal College of Art and has made jewellery and taught the craft since 1975. Tuition is one-to-one so your learning is fast tracked. By arrangement two students can learn together i.e. couples making wedding rings, family members or friends. A discount of 20% is given for two students learning together if you book directly with Lucy and pay via BACS or cheque.
Sessions are tailored to the requirements of each...