Intro to Enamelling for Jewellery Workshop
Join us as we explore the basics of enamelling using a variety of techniques. These including dry sifting, counter-enamelling, stencilling and other decorative methods to create a colourful enamel pendant or earrings. During the class you will be introduced to vitreous kiln-fired enamelling.
Suitable for beginners. Small class size for a better learning experience.
Materials cost: $40 payable on the morning of your class
Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle’s studio near Byron Bay, NSW.
the fundamentals of enameling for jewellery - the combination of glass on metal to form durable, wearable and colourful pieces you will love. During the workshop, you will be introduced to the use of kilns and torch-firing techniques. You will also gain an understanding of enamel’s properties, as well as the equipment and tools used to work with this jewellery making material.
In class, you will design and make your own jewellery pieces, beginning with a simple pendant. You can expect to complete two to four pieces of finished jewellery.
At the end of this course, you will go home with a foundation of knowledge and skills of basic enameling for jewellery as well as your ready-to-wear enamel jewellery pieces.
What to bring
- Pencil, paper and scissors
- $40 to tutor on the morning of class for materials
- Wear closed-in shoes, no loose clothing and tie up long hair
- Bring your own lunch
- Students need to be healthy and fit as a degree of hand strength and steadiness are required in jewellery making.
Once your enrollment is completed you will receive a confirmation email. This email will be your receipt and inform you of the dates, time and venue of your course, it will also let you know of anything you need to take to class with you.
Please make sure that you give us a valid email address and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via sms or email.
Students are required to be 15 years old and above at the time of enrollment.
Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle's studio near Byron Bay, NSW.