Introduction to Silversmithing

This course gives an exciting introduction to the craft of silversmithing. It is an area of design which is both engaging and fulfilling, where you can design and make 3D objects. During the course you will work with silver to produce a beautiful piece of work...

Taught by: Linda Robertson.

Description

This course gives an exciting introduction to the craft of silversmithing. It is an area of design which is both engaging and fulfilling, where you can design and make 3D objects. During the course you will work with silver to produce a beautiful piece of work.

Topics covered

The course is initially structured around a silversmithing project in which simple and practical techniques are taught.

The experience and knowledge gained will enable you to design and make further pieces. The silver for the first project is covered by the course fee and you provide metal for further projects.

Personal hand skills such as forming, piercing, soldering and filing will be tackled during the course and tools needed for this will be provided.

Level: Beginners

Entry requirements: None

Tutor information

Linda Robertson is a practising silversmith and jeweller.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • A notebook
  • Pen
  • An apron
  • For health and safety reasons, if you have long hair please bring a hair tie with you.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
22/10/2016 - 26/11/2016Saturdays - NO CLASS ON 5 NOVEMBER10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017Monday to Thursday10:00 - 17:154 Days£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket