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Cuttlefish casting in pewter

Collection of Pewter jewellery and keyring

About the Course

Come and try the ancient technique of cuttlefish casting, using the dried bone of a cuttlefish. Bring along a special beach find like a favourite shell or carve a shape into the soft inner surface.

We will be using pewter which has a low melting temperature, to create a cast of your piece. The object you make can be kept as a small sculptural object or turned into a pendant or keyring. Will you keep it or give it as a gift?

This class is suitable for beginners as well as those with some previously tried silver or jewellery making. I will be running this course throughout the year and am happy to run private workshops for groups throughout the year.

Depending on changing guidelines to do with COVID 19 I will be offering dates in the future but if you have a family group who would like to book then please get in touch!

Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dusty/dirty and shoes that cover your toes!
Included will be delicious cake served with Tea or Coffee at the Harbour Bar.

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?

Tea, Coffee and Cake


Katy Luxton at Katy Luxton Jewellery
Harbour Taproom
Tretoil Farm
PL30 5BA
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • UK Holiday

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Really enjoyable morning. Katy explains things so well, we all had a good result to take home. Could have done a whole day as you learn so much with the first casting it would have been good to have had another go.
Venue is lovely if a little bit out the way and the cake is just scrumptious.
I look forward to a return visit to do some silversmithing.
Thank you Katy.

Response from Katy Luxton Jewellery:

Thank you Grace, I am so glad you enjoyed it!
See you again soon

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