About the Course
Art Clay World approved senior instructor Julia Rai teaches this three day advanced skills Art Clay Diploma Level 2. The curriculum is set by Aida Chemicals, the manufacturer of Art Clay, in association with the European Art Clay distributors and the qualification is recognised across Europe.
Holders of the Art Clay Diploma at Level 2 are permitted to run introductory Art Clay classes and get a 20% discount on Art Clay products from the authorised distributors.
Level: Must have passed Art Clay Diploma Level 1
This course is fully taught by Julia Rai. You will have completed sample pieces to look at, step by step samples as examples to show you what you need to achieve at each point, demonstrations and hands-on, individual assistance and direction from Julia. The pieces you produce will be your own work but at every step, you will have the expertise and experience of Julia to help you achieve the standards required.
The updated Art Clay Diploma replaced the previous Art Clay Certification in January 2013. At Level 2 students complete four complex projects during the three day course and must meet the required standards. You must have attended and passed the Art Clay Diploma Level 1 before attending this course. If you attained the Level 1 with another instructor, you should bring your Certificate with you.
The projects you will complete are:-
Glass lentil pendant
Colours of nature pendant/brooch
Copper and silver riveted pendant
This class will cover:-
Making a D-profile ring
Using glass with metal clay
Bezel setting natural stones
Adding gold using Keum-Boo
Using Art Clay Copper
Polishing and finishing to a high standard
On successful completion of this Level, you will be eligible to progress to the Art Clay Higher Diploma. This level has no classes; you are required to design and make three pieces to set criteria without guidance from a teacher. You will need to wait six months from the date of your Level 1 class before submitting your pieces for the Higher Diploma.
The Higher Diploma holder gets 30% discount on Art Clay products and can teach Level 1 and 2 Diploma classes.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
The class cost includes all materials and the Art Clay World Level 2 Diploma fee
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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