£110.00 (exc. VAT)
Please Note: we are unable to offer transfers or refunds on any of our courses.
Learn the fantastic technique of enameling through this intensive and fun filled day. Enameling allows you to add colour and style to your jewellery through the medium of glass.
In this beginners level class you will learn about this ancient technique and explore the possibilities of working with enamel.
Techniques covered in this class include:
- Preparing metal for enameling
- Sifting techniques and stenciling
- Enameling onto copper and silver blanks
- Wet Packing (grinding enamel and applying it onto the metal)
And much more.
Throughout the day you will be able to make 2-3 lovely pieces of jewellery using the copper and silver blanks and have lots of new ideas and inspiration to take away with you.
What you need to bring to this class:
For this class you don't need to bring anything but yourself as everything is provided. However if you have any ideas of what you would like to make, feel free to bring pictures, sketches or ideas.
As with all of our classes, all materials are included in the cost of the class as well as plenty of tea coffee and luxury biscuits! The classes are all run by expert tutors with years of professional experience who are friendly, knowledgeable and approachable. The size of the classes is kept small to allow plenty of one-on-one attention and the maximum number of students for this class is 7.
We take an hour break for lunch and there are plenty of local shops to get food from, or you can always bring a packed lunch to eat in the studio. If you have any questions regarding this, or other courses please don't hesitate to get in touch.
What some of our students have said about this class
Loved the class and can't wait to get started making enamel pieces at home!' Holly Ollias
'Very inspirational class, thank you for such a lovely day' Tom Jackerson
'I love enameling, this is my first time and I am really pleased with the pieces I have made. It also goes really well with metal clay which I make at home. I recommend this class to those wanting to add colour to there metal work.' Sarah Evans
'Great class, I will be back' Julia Rickins
'Very addictive, I loved it, great tutor and lots of inspiration - enameling is really fun' Oliver Foster
Please Note: Our classes are suitable for those aged 16 and over & for health and safety reasons, all students need to wear closed toe shoes when coming to the workshop. If you have any access requirements, please contact us before booking a course. And due to our small class sizes we are unable to offer transfers or refunds on our courses once booked. Please make sure you can make the date before booking. Thanks LJS x