Silver Jewellery-Making Workshop for Adults - 5 Week Course.
Led by Beccy Gillatt.
5 Wednesdays from 21st February to 21st March 2018.
8 - 12 spaces
Cost: £90 for the course
Booking essential. Contact: Mobile: 07818 406926 / firstname.lastname@example.org / www.facebook.com/SilverJewelleryNCC
Whether you are new to jewellery-making or would like some workshop time to improve your skills this is the course for you. Over the 5 weeks we will cover many of the traditional techniques used in the trade and you will use them to make at least two beautifully crafted items designed by yourself.
Information about your course:
What do I need to bring?
Notepad (blank page) or sketchbook
Pen and pencil
Any jewellery that you have made before
Textures such as skeleton leaves, fabric off cuts, textured paper…
What shall I wear?
Please make sure that you have a hairband to tie your hair back and do not wear floaty skirts, really loose-fitting clothes, scarves or open toe shoes as we will be in a workshop environment. We will use torches and some acids which can damage clothes so an apron or pinny is recommended as well as remembering not to wear your favourite jeans!
What is included?
- Silver for the first session
- Handouts on processes and techniques
- Out of class email support
- Facebook page tutorials
Your work will feature on the Facebook page too!!!
What can I hope to make?
- You will make a range of samples, in copper, using the techniques
- shown and complete a workbook of processes.
- You will complete at least two pieces of wearable silver jewellery
- within the 5 weeks and most people will make three.
I’ve got a design in mind!
If you already have a design in mind, please contact Beccy to discuss the viability and what you may need to purchase in order to make it.