This course is aimed at beginners looking to learn the traditional craft of stone setting. In this one day workshop you will create your very own stone set pendant. During the day you will work with copper, practicing traditional jewellery techniques, and leave with a beautiful unique piece of sterling silver jewellery.
As an introduction to the possibilities in jewellery craft, you will learn how to create a setting, working with metal and the important details of filing and polishing a stone setting. A selection of stones and sterling silver is included in this packed day of jewellery craft. No previous experience required.
Working with copper and silver
Soldering, shaping and metal manipulation
Filing and setting preparation
Annealing and pickeling
Polishing & finishing