Playing with Fire to Make Copper Jewellery

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Description

This workshop is a great introduction to the magical, mysterious, centuries old world of metalsmithing. You will find out why fire is an essential ingredient to jewellery making and use it to make a pair of circular and/or domed earrings of your chosen combination and size. You will start with a copper sheet and transform this using fire and a variety of silversmithing tools to create a unique set of earrings (or a pendant, if you prefer). Health and Safety is important and I'll give guidelines as to what to wear. A minimum of two people is needed to run the course and there's a maximum of four attendants. Please contact me and we'll arrange a date and time to suit.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included.

Duration

3 hours (flexible times to suit)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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Colourbuzz

with Craft Courses since 2019

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For more than 17 years I provide after school art clubs and I still love it, but I have always wanted to work with adults so I get to work with materials and techniques that need more time and are too advanced to use with kids. I also want to prove that everyone can enjoy being creative and make something they are happy with. So far it works. After a Colourbuzz workshop everyone goes away with work they are proud of and pleased with!

Venue

Unit 2, Vane Tempest Hall, Maynard's Row, Gilesgate, Durham, County Durham, DH1 1QF

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Hearing impaired
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Tutor can travel
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Public transport
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Evenings
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Parking provided
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