Jewellery Making Workshop North Wales using Heat for soldering, annealing and joining metals
Join Patsy for a jewellery making workshop in her studio in Conwy, North Wales (LL319TA) to try your hand at traditional silver smithing techniques. After learning how to work in silver, Patsy will guide you to create your own unique piece of silver jewellery to take away with you on the day.
To book a place or for any further information, please book online by clicking on the relevant dates below at the Hot Courses Link. You can also contact Patsy by email on firstname.lastname@example.orgAll my classes are Private Tuition although I can work with 2 or 3 people if required
days are tailor-made, so you can work on a specific project or idea. These courses lessons have included diverse
projects from making treble clef earrings for a music lover; paw prints for a dog lover; making a lost earring in brass; recycling an old ring into a diamond engagement ring (this took several sessions) and creating your own wedding rings. Patsy also has a special Make Your Own Wedding Rings package for couples (Fees for the wedding ring course do not include the gold or silver).
On this course you will be able to:
Observe demonstrations and make your own jewellery in sterling silver.Soften silver for bending and decorating (forging and forming)
Use punches, rolling mill or texture plates to create your own designs.
Cut the silver sheet/wire to shape.
Polish and finish the silver (925)
Create appropriate findings in sterling silver to mount your completed piece.
The course fee includes the cost of the sterling silver sheet and wire.
This course is suitable for beginners
1. Wrap over ring textured with gauze with soldered moulded button
2. Conwy Cufflinks with textured mountains, soldering mountain profile, soldered bar and back button