This 4 half days workshop is suitable for absolute beginners to find out basic silvermisthing techniques to make silver jewellery.
If you have any questions please get in touch.
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!
With your workshop booking you will also get a 10% Discount Voucher for the Biscuit Factory Kitchen for your lunch, coffee/tea needs during the day!
– During July and August this workshop is available on demand. So please get in touch to arrange suitable dates and times for you. Regular workshops will return in September –
Less than £17 an hour you will learn basic techniques to find out whether silversmithing is 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 you can bring your own supplies.
From 19th July 2021 in accordance with the Government’s recent COVID-19 update, attendees are no longer are obliged to wear a face covering. But they are welcome to do so if they wish.
Same cleaning processes will continue in the studio and I will continue to take lateral flow COVID test to keep you and myself safe.
All the tools, equipment and work surfaces etc. are cleaned with UV Steriliser Wand and/or wiped cleaned with virucidal disinfectant after every session and hand sanitiser is available to use.
Studio COVID-19 Rules
Follow the Government’s current COVID-19 guidelines.
Do not come to your session if you have COVID-19 symptoms or have a positive COVID-19 test.
Register your entry to the studio by scanning COVID-19 Track and Trace QR code when you arrive.
Please use provided hand-sanitizer when you enter the studio.
Please bring your own mask if you wish / need to wear one.
All bookings are COVID SAFE– If the Covid Guidelines changes and won’t allow us to go ahead with the workshop, your booking will be safe until we can return back to workshops. There is no time limit attached to this.
Up to 4 attendees.
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.
16th Sept – 7th Oct, 10.30am, 16th Sept – 7th Oct, 6pm, 14th Oct – 4th Nov, 10.30am, 14th Oct – 4th Nov, 6pm