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Silversmithing Jewellery one day workshop at Brightsmiths: make a silver ring, pair of earrings or cufflinks etc

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About the Course

Make a Silver ring/ earrings or pendant in a day in our dedicated metalwork shop set in beautiful Rural Suffolk.

This special one day course is a great introduction to making real Sterling Silver Jewellery
Your Tutor will demonstrate each step as you go along and answer any questions
Learn how To....
......Make a beautiful Sterling Silver Creation to treasure
......Texture metal and design your piece
......measure & mark out your blank
......choose the correct blade, prepare & use a jewellers piercing saw to cut your Silver to size
......Select the best files to smooth
.......and form your piece with mallet and mandrel .
Then experience soldering your project with your tutor
Learn how to clean off solder and how to get a perfect finish with various abrasives
Your tutor will then give your piece a final polish
and you will have your own beautiful Silver Creation, Handmade by You, to treasure forever.

The one day course includes enough Sterling Silver for your Jewellery Project on the course Each one day course has maximum 3 students to ensure plenty of tutor attention

While there is no Public Transport to the Workshop Student s can be picked up by arrangement from Southwold or Beccles at no extra cost

To avoid any confusion PLEASE NOTE the price for this course is £190 per person for Jewellery making only ( ie a ring, or a pair of earrings or cuff links, or a medium size brooch or Pendant ) If you wish to make larger pieces Ie Spoons , Bowls, large Jewellery ...Tiaras :) etc Requiring more Materials
and more tuition time , this will incur higher cost please ask for a quote ..thanks

For further details please contact us

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Enough Sterling Silver for Ring, medium size Pendant, brooch or Earrings and all tools provided for course. 8 hours Qualified tuition.
Tea & Coffee ...free all day please let us know if you prefer other drinks (no alcohol please:) No other catering at workshop so please bring a packed lunch.
Please wear warm old clothes and comfy shoes.

If you already have a design idea...
(not at all necessary as most students design with the tutor during the course)
.... please let us know before the day so that we can discuss practicality and make sure we have the correct tools ready and materials in stock.

Contact

Rosemary Price at The Brightsmiths Workshops
Rural Workshop Near Beccles and Southwold
Full Address details on Booking
Beccles
Suffolk
NR34 9TF
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Romantic
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • Wheelchair users

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£190

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1 day (flexible times to suit)


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In-person course
- - #29160

Myself and two good friends thoroughly enjoyed our day with Rosie.
Rosie's workshop was very well equipped, with a tool for everything and then some.
She guided us novices through the creation of our very individual pieces in a calm and supportive way, enabling us to complete our (some might say over ambitious) pieces in the day (be it a slightly longer day than planned).
It was great to get a chance to practise some of the processes used in silversmithing, and it's definitely inspired me to look into doing more in the future.
I can thoroughly recommend the course to anyone wanting to get a feel for the craft.

Response from The Brightsmiths Workshops:

Thank you Kate
What I lovely review.
It was a real joy to teach you and your friends, all making Something different , such a creative group.
I am so glad that you all enjoyed the day and It is Great to hear that you are considering doing more with Silver :). if you have any questions or advice to get started please do call me, I will help if I can
Kind Regards
Rosie Price
The Brightsmiths Workshops

In-person course
- - #23984

We had a wonderful day with Rosie at her workshop making some beautiful silver pieces. Rosie was creative, patience, friendly, knowledgable and very encouraging as we were both complete novices. We were delighted with the pieces we made and they will take centre stage on the mantle piece. It was a lovely way to celebrate our silver wedding anniversary !

Response from The Brightsmiths Workshops:

Dear Robin and Nicola
Thank you for your lovely review. I was very impressed with your natural skill levels and creativity it was very enjoyable to teach you both & fun to make something different .
Thanks too for allowing me to be a small part of your Silver Wedding Anniversary Celebrations. I hope your beautiful pieces will always remind you of a happy day.
Congratulations and many more happy anniversaries to come.
Kind Regards
Rosie Price
The Brightsmiths Workshops

In-person course
- - #22942

I booked two days with Rosie in March 2019 and it was such an enjoyable experience that I booked another two days in May 2019. Being in Rosemary's workshop is a unique experience to work alongside one of the region's most talented and knowledgeable silversmiths. Over my four days I made two beautiful bowls - one in copper and the other in silver (this one with handles). Rosemary's knowledge about working the "bright metals" is vast and she is very generous in sharing it and her time. Nothing is too much trouble for her and she makes one feel very comfortable in her workshop.

Response from The Brightsmiths Workshops:

Dear Anita
Thank you for your kind words, I am still blushing :)
It was an honour to teach you Copper and Silver bowl making . You are an excellent student and the beautiful bowls that made are testament to your own tool skills and the work that you put into making them. I am sure they will bring you much pleasure for years to come.
Thank you again for Choosing the Brightsmiths Workshops and for permission to put a photo of you at work on my course page.
I hope to see you again soon
Kind Regards
Rosie Price

In-person course
- - #18370

I had a wonderful day with Rosie and came away with a silver ring I designed and made myself. Rosie took me through each process and explained everthing thoroughly, she was so generous with her amazing knowledge and her time. I learnt so much and hope to return in the future. I would recommend a day with Rosie she is an amazing lady.

In-person course
- - #12574

I had a lovely and rewarding day at Brightsmiths Workshop which is located in a beautiful setting. Rosie is an excellent teacher and I learnt through a wonderful hands on experience which helps with retaining processes taught. She teaches amazing attention to detail and so the silver ring I made was so well finished. My husband was very impressed and tried hard to find a join- which of course he couldn't !! I really want to return to learn more skills and would fully recommend a day here to anyone who wants to learn this craft.

In-person course
- - #5164

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