All of our online distance learning courses run as private Facebook groups. This is the only way you will be able to access the course materials. Please note that you will be added to the groups manually. You cannot download the courses yourself. After payment is received, we will send you an email with an invitation to join the private Facebook group. The course will begin by showing you the full list of tools & materials that you will need to participate in the course. There will be full hands-on demonstrations with detailed descriptions every step of the way. You will be able to watch the video over and over again, pause & rewind as you go.
What's included in the price?
What We Will Cover - Introduction to tools and equipment - Preparation and handling of metal clay - How to create a unique texture sheet for your ring band - Forming a ring band onto the ring mandrel - Creating metal clay bezel settings for fireable gemstones - Drying times and temperatures - Pre-fire refinement and dry polishing techniques - Firing methods and procedures - Soldering tube bezels - Punch setting tiny gemstones - Polishing & finishing - Patina options - Suppliers - Progression
What you will need
All the tools materials and equipment are detailed in the course notes file
I am a qualified Senior Art Clay & PMC instructor having completed courses with Artclay World UK, PMC Connections & Rio Rewards. With more than 20 years teaching experience, I am also a long established guest designer on Jewellery Maker TV. Tracey is keen to share ideas and knowledge & writes for national magazines with more than 100 published articles to date. I will inspire your imagination & give you the passion & the enjoyment of working in metal clay.
This course is taught online
- Wheelchair users
- Limited mobility
- Suitable for beginners
- Intermediate level