Jewellery Making in an Orangery!
A wonderful experience crafting your own design and learning traditional skills to make contemporary jewellery.
We may even use some of the plants grown in the orangery to produce a texture for your piece. A New Dundee ExperieNCE. In This City of Design .
Perhaps you know someone who has a passion for jewellery and would love to be able to make their own. A lovely present for a loved one or equally you could take a day course to make a unique gift for friends or family. Materials Included.
You will be expertly guided through the exciting range of tools, and techniques. You will gain new skills, have fun and come away with a unique and precious jewellery piece.
Do you want to make an incredible present for the special someone in your life. Develop a brief and with expert guidance and access to a complete jewellers workshop create a gift that you have made yourself with them in mind.
"The course was excellent! It was very hands-on and covered a range of useful techniques. I was amazed by how much I managed to achieve in such a short time and thanks to Katie's clear explanations and tailored approach I came away with skills that I'll be able to use time and time again. I'd recommend this course to anyone whether they are a beginner or already have some jewellery making experience." Susie Newbigging
Your final piece can be made in sterling silver and can include glass enamel and semi precious stones.
Practice pieces will be made in copper to explore skills such as marking out metal to cut out your designs, saw piercing, drilling, annealing metal, forming, texturing and embossing, basic soldering, polishing and a range of finishes.
You are also welcome to bring any materials that you may want to work with perhaps your intrigued to see what collected textures can be printed or Maybe you have A jewellery piece that you wish to up-cycle. With over 18 years teaching experience I am adept at facilitating a unique creative experience with lots of fun and skills gathered on the way. Suitable for Absolute Beginner to Intermediate and Advanced.
The sUNDAY CLASS IS DESIGNED TO HAVE NO MORE THAN 5 in a Group to make sure you get all the attention and guidance you need to complete your jewellery piece.