Intermediate Silver Clay Jewellery Making workshop
This Silver Clay workshop is for people who already done a beginners workshop, who has an understanding of how silver clay work. So please make sure you worked with silver clay before and confident to work through the intermediate techniques before booking this class.
During the workshop you will enhance the basic skills in metal clay (modelling- rolling & cutting, texturing- drying and smoothing, firing and finishing). And you will add to your current metal clay skills the following: mould making, layering, joining clay pieces together, doming, embedding friable stones, adding bails, and adding 24k gold. The items will be kiln fired, barrel polished for you during the day.
You will 10g Art Silver Clay – enough silver clay for 2-3 pieces Use of required equipment (rollers, spacers, textures, cutters, brushes, firing equipment – kiln, torch and stove, drills and many more), 24k gold for Art Clay Silver, liver of sulphur, jump ring for pendants and charms and/or earring wires, polishing cloth, earring card to take your earrings away safely, small bag for your pendants. Sterling silver chains and extra clay can be purchased for a discounted price during the class. Tea and coffee and cake are included. Please bring a pack lunch or alternatively there are many eateries around BBox Studios where you can have an hour rest and enjoy the delights.
The workshop fee includes silvercaly, use of tools and access to firing equipment and tea & coffee.
This workshop starts at 10am and will be approximately lasts 6 hours with an hour lunch break where the items will be kiln fired.
I am taking all the hygiene and safety measures within my workshop. I use a face shield and you will need to a mask. All the surfaces and tools are wiped cleaned with virucidal disinfectant after every session. I also keep the door and the window open for airflow. You can also use gloves if you wish to do so.
These workshops takes place at my own studio at the Biscuit Box Studios (next door to the Biscuit Factory Gallery).
Address: Studio 30, Biscuit Box Studios Stoddart St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN
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