Weekend Intro to Silver Jewellery Workshop
This introductory course covers the key skills you need for precious metal work; perfect for anyone who would like to start the journey of jewellery design and making. Learn the fundamentals of jewellery making in silver such as soldering, forming and polishing to achieve various textures and finishes. At the end of this course, you will go home with a foundation of knowledge and skills of basic jewellery making as well as your ready-to-wear silver jewellery pieces.
Suitable for beginners. Small class size for a better learning experience.
Materials cost: $90 payable on the first morning of your class
Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle’s studio near Byron Bay, NSW.
jewellery making in silver such as soldering, forming and polishing to achieve various textures and finishes. During the workshop, you will also gain an understanding of silver’s properties, as well as the equipment and tools used to work with this precious metal.
In class, you will design and make your own jewellery pieces, beginning with a simple silver ring and then making a subsequent project such as a pair of earrings and/or hand-made chain. You can expect to complete two pieces of finished jewellery.
At the end of this course, you will go home with a foundation of knowledge and skills of basic jewellery making as well as your ready-to-wear silver jewellery pieces.
What to bring
- Pencil, paper and scissors
- $90 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 silversmithing.
Once your enrolment 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 enrolment.
Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle's studio near Byron Bay, NSW.