This Summer Week Course will run from the 29th July - 2nd August 2019 and is extremely popular with both beginners, and students with more experience. This is a wonderful way to immerse yourself and spend 5 days in the studio under the careful guidance of our qualified tutors.
The Course runs Monday to Friday, 10am - 5.30pm and includes - tuition, tools, stones, base materials and delicious home made lunch each day.
As a beginner you will be introduced to and learn about the extensive use of the piercing saw and will complete a filligree project on the first day.
On the second day you will make a ring and will learn filing, piercing, polishing, using the pendant drill and polishing motor. You may also learn techniques such as planishing and sand blasting.
On the third & fourth day you will make a stone setting (stones are included). You may add your setting to the ring that you made on day 2 or make a pendant. You will also have an opportunity to design and make a piece on the final day if you have finished your stone setting using all the techniques that you have learned.
The week long course is suitable for the beginner, intermediate or improver.
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