Introduction Workshop - Silver Textured Band Ring
This session is an introduction to jewellery making and will give you an insight into the course if you are unsure about committing fully to the part time jewellery course. Once you have done this session it is completely up to you if you want to sign up for the course of leave it and have a lovely finished silver band ring to take home. In this session you will learn how to make a silver band ring from scratch.
You will make a solid silver 4mm flat band ring and learn how different surface textures are created on metal using different hammers and embossing stamps. You can choose one of these design techniques to use on your ring.
You will learn basic jewellery techniques such as sawing, hammering, filling, sanding, soldering, polishing and creating textures. These are skills which you will be using often throughout the course as well as learning other specialist techniques. If you wish to make a wider band there is an extra charge. Taster sessions can be booked as a one to one session.