New date added – Bees & Roses – Summer School

Sun 11 Aug 2019 – 10:00 am – 4:30 pm @ Silver Clay Workshop, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2EU

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Sun 11 Aug 2019
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location
Silver Clay Workshop

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Today’s Projects

  •  A lovely silver bee ring
  • A delicate, filigree rose pendant made using the syringe technique 

Techniques we’ll learn

  •  Planning & calculating how to make a simple, silver band ring – that fits.
  • Using a two part moulding compound to create an easy to use mould.
  • Recreating a detailed design such as a bee, in silver.
  • Using silver clay in a syringe to create a delicate filigree design

Our Day

With the English summer as our inspiration, well draw upon simple designs from nature to re-create two stunning silver jewellery designs. Each project will be accompanied by full explanations and demonstrations of the techniques used. This will be a fun, relaxing and creative day, learning new skills in great company. All our designs will be super shiny and ready to wear by the end of the day – or send for hallmarking.

Price Includes

  • Silver for the above projects.
  • Tuition, demos and full explanations at each stage
  • Use of all tools and equipment
  • Tea, coffee & biscuits .
  • Please bring your own picnic lunch.
  • Strawberries & cream with a glass of alcohol-free fizz to finish….!!!

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Please note: actual design of the bee ring may vary slightly from the one pictured and unfortunately there won’t be time on this day to add the gold leaf as seen in the above photo.