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CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE .

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE .
21st September 2017 - 23rd November 2017
G.15 Ocean Studios

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY DESIGN 10 WEEK EVENING SHORT COURSE .

£240.00

Course Start Date Thursday 21st September 2017 
Course end date Thursday 23rd November 2017

Start time 6 pm 
End Time 9 pm

Book Now: www.clare-elizabeth-kilgour.com/jewellery-short-courses

This 10 week simplistic contemporary Jewellery short course is aimed at complete beginners and will be taught at my new workshop.

The Jewellery Hub G15 at Ocean studios, Royal William yard. Plymouth

Over the course of the 10 weeks you will be given demonstrations into the basics of jewellery making including how to silver solder.

Clare will guide you through 8 weeks of technique building and during the final two weeks you will be able to complete your own designs using sterling silver based on the techniques demonstrated to you.

This is the perfect course for any one wishing to know the basics of jewellery making and will set you up to either produce your own items to wear or to give as gifts, It will also give you the basis to progress onto further courses and master classes in the future.

All materials during the first 8 weeks are included, you will be assisted on how and where you are able to purchase your silver from for you final two weeks during the course .

You will be given a full health and safety induction on your first session. Please make sure you wear closed toe footwear. Any one wearing the incorrect footwear will not be allowed into the workshop.

£10.00 reserves your place you will then be invoiced the remaining balance to be paid in full upon receipt to secure your place on the course.

Week one 
Health and safety induction 
Brief overview about what is going to be demonstrated over the coming weeks and information regarding tools and materials that will be used.
Induction into soldering torches, learn how to anneal copper and brass and clean base metals.

Week two 
Recap on the use of soldering torches, annealing and pickle bath. 
Mark making and surface pattern techniques.

Week three 
Cutting techniques 
Learn how to use a piecing saw, snips and bench cutter to cut metal and acrylic 
Induction into bench top Drill 

Week four 
Learn how to use silver solder 

Week five 
Chain making 
Solder and construct a contemporary chain using base metals

Week six 
Measure and make a simplistic ring.

Week seven 
Make a pair of silver stud earrings

Week eight 
Recap techniques so far.

Week nine 
Start your own pieces using techniques demonstrated to you

Week Ten 
Complete final pieces.

 

Book Now www.clare-elizabeth-kilgour.com/jewellery-short-courses