Introduction to Silver Smithing October 12th
This class is now full. Get in touch to join the waiting list. It will run again on 28th March 2020.Jewellery School in a day.
Date: 12th October
Times: 10.30 - 4.00
Venue: Nottingham Jewellery School, Unit 28 Block D, Hartley Business Centre, Ellesmere Crescent, Carrington, Nottingham, NG5 1DG
Max class size: 8
Who is this class suitable for?
What will I make?
In this class that depends on you!! The class aims to teach you the basics of silversmithing - what you do with them is up to you.
Some students come with a particular item they would like to make, some just want to have a go and try out the different techinques. Please use the message box to let me know if there is something you would particularly like to make or learn. And, don't worry if you don't know what you wnat to make - I have plenty of simple project sheets for you to follow too.
What will I learn?
You will learn some of the basics of silversmithing. We focus on how to cut, solder, texture and finish silver. We'll explore saw piercing, hammering, roll printing, stamping, forming, soldering, fiing, sanding, polishing and more.
The morning is spent learning about the tools and materials in the workshop and planning and designing your project. In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to create you own wearable piece to be proud of.
What is included?
All tools and equipment are provided. Your class fee includes enough silver to get you started with more available to purchase on the day.
Terms and Conditions
If for any reason the class doesn't run you will receive a full refund.
If you cancel your booking one month or more before the class begins you will receive a 50% refund.
No refunds are available after this time.
If you have specific requirements or interests let me know so they can be accommodated.