You can have 2 full days or 4 half days to complete this introductory one-to-one workshop. This course is suitable for absolute beginners to find out basic silvermisthing techniques to make silver jewellery.
After booking please get in touch to arrange the course dates.
Subjects to cover:
Sawing, filing, drilling, soldering, metal forming by using doming blocks, polishing and finishing, basic stone settings (cabochons).
What is included:
- 12 hours of studio time with your tutor in a well equipped studio.
- Consumables (such as solder, emery paper and some copper for practice etc.) are included in the price.
- All the necessary tools (such as files, drills, cutters, saws, hammers, etc) in the studio including all the electrical equipment such as the barrelling machine etc.
- Own workspace with a bench peg
You will be able to make rings, pendants, earrings with or without stones (cabochons). This will give you a basic idea of how metal, fire and forming works!
Due to COVID-19, attendee needs to wear a face mask at all times. This is will be assessed periodically
according to the Government’s guidelines.
Less than £17 an hour you will learn basic techniques to find out whether silversmithing if for you.
Workshops Price Does Not Cover Following Items:
Materials (any silver, CZs -Cubic Zirconia stones, silver embellishments, glass cabochons, pearls etc.) – these can be purchased during the sessions or interdependently online.
This is a one – to – one workshop
I am taking all the hygiene and safety measures within my workshop. I have a face shield and you will need to use a mask or a faceshiled during the sessions. All the surfaces and tools are wiped cleaned with virucidal disinfectant after every session. You can also use gloves if you wish to do so.
Terms and Conditions
For more detailed T&C please refer to https://silverkupe.com/about-me/terms-and-conditions/
Cancellations by attendees
If it is four weeks in advance of the workshop date a full refund or a date change will be offered.
For cancellations of two weeks or less no refund will be offered but alternative dates will be offered.
Cancellation by the instructor
If a cancellation is necessary due to illness etc – attendees will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.