Silver Textured Earrings OR Pendant Workshop; with Lindsay Forbes of Laconic - Durham City

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Description

Join experienced jeweller/goldsmith Lindsay Forbes, jeweller and founder of Laconic jewellery, as she guides you this introduction course working with wire and silver. Learn some wire-work basics, creating loops and curved forms, which we will then texture using silversmithing techniques to transform shapes into your own unique pieces of jewellery. You will learn how to make both pieces using copper or silver plated wire first to practise the technique and see how your design will look before choosing which you will make in silver!

What's included in the price?

Use of required equipment/tools. All materials to make; x1 pair earrings in copper/plated wire, x1 pendant in copper/plated wire and ONE of your choosing in silver; x1 pair earrings OR x1 pendant with silver chain. On hand experienced tutor to instruct and guide you through the course. Tea/coffee & biscuits/cakes.

Duration

2 hours (3:00pm to 5:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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Laconic

with Craft Courses since 2018

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Lindsay Forbes has worked in the jewellery industry since graduating in 3D Design in 2010. Working in a variety of areas from retail to repair, she has a great amount of knowledge in jewellery design and technical skills in goldsmithing. Following her passion for designing and making jewellery she founded her own business; Laconic. Passing on knowledge and skills is something that Lindsay enjoys doing and creating a fun, friendly environment where people can come to relax, be creative and learn.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Suitable for beginners
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Venue

Elvet and Bailey, 23 High Street, Durham, County Durham, DH1 3UJ