Silver jewellery stone setting

stone set fused glass pendant
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Description

Silver Jewellery course - stone setting for improvers.

Expert tuition from international 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 a silver bevel setting.
You will use a variety of techniques including measuring a stone, creating a setting, fitting a stone and soldering. You will also learn how to finish and polish your finished piece. We will provide you with a selection of stones to choose from, if you wish to bring your own please let us know in advance.

We also run other courses, please click 'See more courses from this organiser' at the link below.

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.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Expert tuition included, materials included, tool use included, great tea and coffee and biscuits included. A complimentary lunch will all be provided.

Maker

Karen Redmayne at Redcurrant Glass

Venue

Studio 10 Higherford Mill
Gisburn Rd
Higherford
Lancashire
BB9 6JH

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel

Duration

5 hours (10:00am to 3:00pm)

Silver Badge
What does this mean?

This craft course provider has been awarded Silver status for receiving 5 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.

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They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.

Reviews

In-person course
Eleanor Duffy - - #35769

Karen was very friendly and welcoming. She gave just the right amount of direction and guidance and so there was soich lovely art work to get inspired by. I had a lovely time and I would highly recommend it

In-person course
Wendy B - - #35066

This was a great course with an excellent tutor in Karen. I learnt a lot in a relaxed and friendly environment with Karen encouraging me to try various techniques. I was shown and given the opportunity to make trial pieces in the morning with the afternoon making 2 larger pieces. I would highly recommend this course to anyone wanting to try the Fossil Vitra process

In-person course
Debs - - #33751

Perfect balance of information and inspiration 😁

In-person course
Andrea - - #26445

Really enjoyed the fused glass workshop. Karen explained the different types of fusing, demonstrated how to cut the glass with plenty of help and advice on making my own pieces. I made a coaster size hanging, little dish, sushi plate and even had time to make a pendant at the end of the class! Can’t wait to see my artwork when they’ve been fired!

I’d definitely recommend the class and I’m going back for more glass fusing soon!

In-person course
Rebecca - - #26063

I had a fantastic time on this course. Karen was friendly and informative and really helped me let my creative juices flow! We got great instruction, plenty of materials to pick from and beautiful ideas to get you started.

I love the pieces I created and had such fun doing it!

In-person course
Pam Young - - #23597

My daughter and I went on the fused glass course in July 2019 and thoroughly enjoyed it. I made 2 coasters and a larger square piece too. Karen gave excellent instruction on how to cut glass and other techniques when we first arrived and then we started making our unique works of art! Karen was very friendly and patient and gave advice when needed. There was a great afternoon tea for lunch and plenty of coffees and teas. I am now really looking forward to seeing what my work looks like once it has been fired and sent out to me.

In-person course
Suzy Berry - - #15096

Me and my boyfriend went for a day course in fused glass at the beginning of May.

Karen was friendly and welcoming from the moment we arrived. It was easy enough to find and Karen kept in contact before to make sure we knew where we were going. We’ve never done anything like this before, Karen was extremely knowledgable and taught us everything we needed to know for the day plus a bit more! It was great fun and a lot easier than I thought it would be. She gave you the flexibility and guidance to practice and then create your own mini masterpieces! We came away with 2 coasters each and a bigger peice, my boyfriend made a bowl and I made a clock (a bit more complicated but Karen helped me through it!) it’s a great fun day and a really good price, the lunch was lovely and we got to sit outside.

I’d definitely recommend it, we were complete novices but the other lady who joined us had done some before and Karen handled the different level of knowledge and expertise like a pro.

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