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!
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 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.
This workshops will run one-to-one until we moved to COVID-19 Roadmap Step 3 (no earlier than 17th May). I am wearing a mask and I will ask you to wear one until further notice. I am also taking lateral flow test COVID tests twice a week to keep you and myself safe.
I am taking all the hygiene and safety measures within my workshop. All the tools, equipment and work surfaces etc. are cleaned daily with UV Steriliser Wand and/or wiped cleaned with virucidal disinfectant after every session against COVID-19 and anti-bacterial hand sanitiser is available to use. You can also use gloves if you wish to do so. Please follow current Government Covid-19 Guidelines
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.
8th – 29th July, 10.30am, 8th – 29th July, 6pm