Silver Smithing - 5 Week beginner evening class
10 hours (5 x 2 hour over 5 weeks) - £100 (Not including silver) Skill level : 1 (suitable for complete beginners)
This workshop has been designed by our in house silver smithing tutor to introduce you to the various skills and techniques used in silver smithing.
Each week you will have a demonstration showing you a new technique with ample opportunity to practice the new skill.
Over the 5 weeks you could make a small individual item each week, or utilise everything you’ve learnt to combine into one or two larger pieces.
Skills you’ll gain; piercing and drilling, soldering, texturing, filing, finishing and polishing as well as general metalwork.
Silver sheet will be available to purchase in each session, you are also welcome to bring along any materials you already have, copper used for practicing is included in the cost of the workshop.All materials are provided and you get to take home the jewellery you make. There will be fairtrade refreshments and you will also receive a 10% off voucher for purchases you make in the shop (exclusions apply, please see main workshop page for more details).