This workshop is an ideal for complete beginners. In this workshop, you will use real shells or acorns or leaves to make your own unique and truly personal jewellery using silver clay. It takes place in my garden studio in Southampton. You will start the day with tea and coffee on arrival as we introduce ourselves. This will be followed by learning about using silver clay and how to transform items such as acorns and shells into your own bespoke jewellery What you will learn; - How to use silver clay - Capture the beauty of real shells or acorns by creating your own moulds -Creating your own unique designs - Sanding - Firing - Attaching jump rings for a pendant or earrings - Polishing and finishing What is included; - 7g of silver clay paste (enough to make one acorn) - Findings for your piece that you make - necklace cord or silver chain or ear wires - All equipment needed in my studio to make your jewellery pieces - An instruction booklet (which you can take home) - As much tea, coffee and biscuits as you can eat and drink What you need to bring; - An apron if you have one - Closed toe shoes - Hairband (to tie hair back while firing) - Mask or visor There is parking on the road, or there is a car park very close by on Manor Farm Road (close to Dimond Road).
What's included in the price
- 7g of silver clay (enough to make one or two pieces of jewellery) -Findings for your pieces that you make (ie jump rings - 18 inch Silver chain, ear wires or neck cord - Instruction booklet - Use of all equipment needed in my studio to make your jewellery pieces - As much tea and coffee as you can drink