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Mini Jewellery Making Summer School 2019.  For Busy People!

Level 1

Thursday August 8th and Friday August 9th, 10 – 4, with an hour break for lunch

For beginners, people who need a little refreshing or just want to play with silver…..

Day 1 – we will cover basic jewellery making skills, piercing/sawing, filing, soldering, texturing – with hammers, stamps and the rolling mill, forming/doming and polishing. We will practise on copper then transfer our new skills onto silver on Day 2, we will make pieces of silver jewellery you will be proud to take home with you!  Copper is included in the cost, silver will be available to purchase from me on the day.

Cost £120

Mini Jewellery Making Summer School 2019.  For Busy People!

Level 2

Thursday August 15th and Friday August 16th, 10 – 4, with an hour break for lunch,

We will explore different ways of setting stones, starting with a cabochon, you will learn how to make bezels and use pre made bezels to make 2 maybe 3 pieces of jewellery – rings, bangles, pendants or earrings.
I will have a selection of beautiful stones for you to choose from, they and the silver you use will be available to purchase from me.

Cost £120

Very small classes, maximum 4 people so lots of personal attention.

The Biscuit Factory has a wonderful café serving fabulous food, you can bring a packed lunch if you prefer and eat in the studio.


Summer 2019 Jewellery Making Workshop Schedule

Silver Ring Taster Class

Sunday June 23rd 10am – 12.30 or 2pm – 4.30,
Saturday July 20th 10am – 12.30.
Saturday August 31st 10am – 12.30.

Not sure if jewellery making is for you?? Come along to a silver taster class! In a two and a half hour class we will make beautiful simple silver rings, a number of skills will be experienced in this wee class – design, texture, soldering, filing, sanding and polishing, you will initially practise with copper then transfer your designs to silver.  This class will give you a good idea of what is involved in the jewellery making process and what can be accomplished in a longer class, and you will have your own beautiful handmade silver ring to take home with you. 
Cost is £32.00, materials included.


Silver Stacking Rings

Saturday July 13th 10am – 2.30pm
Saturday August 24th 10am – 2.30pm

Boosted by the ever popular Taster class this is an extended version to allow you to make 3 rings to stack together, all different, texture, personalise, add embellishments, you will learn how to size a ring to fit perfectly, solder, texture and polish…. See photos for inspiration, on the right of this page at the bottom. We will not stop for a full lunch break but bring a snack to keep you going!
Cost is £50.00, materials are included.


Meditation Rings

Saturday July 27th 10am – 4pm

These rings are a big favourite of mine, and a very popular class, come along and make a chunky statement ring flared to hold one or more satellite rings which move freely around, they can be made from another metal for contrast. These rings have so many variations, they can be textured with hammers and punches, they do not have to be so wide if you prefer something more delicate. We will cover a number of skills, piercing (sawing) soldering, texturing, forming, polishing. 
Cost is £72.00, materials are included in this price.


Stacking Rings with a Beautiful Stone

Saturday August 10th 10am – 4pm

This class has been inspired by the fabulous work of my 5 week students, stacking ring and taster ring workshops! Make two, maybe three stacking rings, one will have a beautiful stone set. I will have semi-precious stones for you to choose from, we will texture silver so all of the rings will be different and unique, I will have pre made silver bezels for your stones. These rings will be so personal to you.
Cost is £65.00, materials are included.


Silver Stacking Bangles

Saturday August 17th 10am – 4pm

As with my single bangle workshop, you will begin this workshop texturing copper, with stamps, hammers and the rolling mill, you will transfer your chosen design to silver to create beautiful silver bangles that will hang and jangle together. All different, add charms if you wish, entwine them all together!
Cost £75.00. materials included.


New Workshop!!!

Beautiful Silver Bangle and Ring Combination!!

Saturday July 20th 2pm – 5pm
Saturday August 31st 2pm – 5pm

This is a new workshop, in an afternoon make a matching bangle and ring set! You will begin this workshop texturing copper, with stamps, hammers and the rolling mill, you will transfer your chosen design to silver to create beautiful silver bangles and rings. You will be amazed at your own creations!!
Cost £55.00 materials included.

Make Your Own Wedding Rings, a super special workshop, contact me for details

Contact me inthesilverroom@btinternet.com or Telephone 0797 257 4180