Enamelling on copper for beginners and improvers. Expert tuition from international glass artist Karen Redmayne BA Hons PTTLS. Classes are run from her Redcurrant Glass studio based in Pendle, in the heart of Lancashire. You will learn how to create and design enamelled pendants, and earrings. You will be taught all skills required including, designing pieces, health and safety, what is enamel, how to apply enamels, multiple laying, firing and finishing. You will work with copper but silver can be purchased for a small additional charge. You will start will copper blanks producing samples, then you will create a selection of pendants and earrings which you will apply your chosen enamels too. You will learn how to fire your enamels and create multi layered pieces. You will also try cold enamelling in the afternoon. We also run other courses including silver jewellery making, stained glass and glass bead making please see More courses below or get in touch for details. Please note due to covid 19 class sizes have been reduced to just four, screens have been added for your personal safety and hand gels are on all work stations.
What's included in the price?
refreshments, lunch, materials,tools,tuition and firing.
5 hours (10:00am to 3:00pm)
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
- Public transport
- Parking provided
- Suitable for beginners
- Intermediate level