Learn to make solid silver earrings using traditional techniques, held in a well- equipped metal-working workshop at Bigbury Mint in Ermington, South Devon. This is a three hour course and you will be taught forming, texturing stamping and polishing and come away with a pair of finished silver earrings.It is run by Fiona Cocks BA(Hons) who is has been teaching classes for over 10 years. She is enthusiastic and fun.
Group bookings are welcome. For more information on the next workshops contact us above.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
All tools and materials are provided. Turn up ready for a 10 am start with clothes that you don't mind getting dirty, and shoes suitable for a workshop (not flip-flops or sandals).
There will be tea and coffee with biscuits on arrival. Lunch is not included, but we can recommend some local cafes and pubs according to your needs.
Terms and Conditions.
You need to pay for your course in full before booking is confirmed. Phone use the contact form above to enquire on how to make a payment. Please note that full refunds can only given with a minimum of 30 days notice. If the notice is less than 30 days, you will not receive any refund for this course. We retain the right to refuse entry to anyone who is aggressive or under the influence of drugs including alcohol.
3 hours (6:00pm to 9:00pm)
This craft course provider has been awarded Silver status for receiving 5 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
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3 hours (6:00pm to 9:00pm)
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Was on this course today with my daughters it was given to me as a Christmas present. Really enjoyed it and meant a lot came away with a lovely pair of silver earrings. Thank you, it was great fun.. I would like to point out though on the course description it says it covers soldering which I was really looking forward to doing, so was disappointed to discover it wasn't included. Hence the good review and not excellent..
Response from Bigbury Mint:Hi Sara, Thank You for your feedback. We're glad you had a great time with your daughters. We have amended the course details, thank you for bringing it to our attention. We would like to offer you 20% off the ring making course, which does soldiering as a good will gesture. We hope you can make it! If you would like to please ring our office on 01548 830717 and they will be able to apply the discount. Have a good day :)