Jewellery Summer School - 5 day course

Monday 1st until Friday 5th August, 10 - 4 pm each day

  • Starts 1 Aug
  • 295 British pounds
  • Wettenhall Road

Service Description

Jewellery Summer School - 5 day intensive course This course is suitable for beginners and is jam packed with techniques and projects. Starting with using copper you will learn basic techniques such as how to anneal metal, filing, forming, cutting metal with a piercing saw, adding texture and soldering. You will then have the chance to undertake several projects including making a bezel set ring or halo pendant (either gemstone, glass cabochon or sea glass). We will also make a a spinner ring and hopefully should have time to do some enamelled copper jewellery. If you have prior knowledge of jewellery making then you can use the time within the first couple of days for either a refresher or to make items of your choice (Copper will be supplied for test peices however if you have a design in mind to make in silver then please purchase your own silver prior to attending). This is a 5 day intensive course that includes the following projects with materials supplies- Copper to practice initial techniques. Simple silver ring project - Silver supplied (see simple ring workshop for details) Stone set ring/halo pendant project - All silver plus a stone supplied (gemstone, sea glass or dichroic glass cabochon up to a size of approximately 12mm). The option to upgrade and purchase a larger stone and more silver for your bezel will be available if you feel confident with soldering by this point. Spinner ring- silver for the main band plus enough silver for 1 spinner. (copper or brass ones can also be added) Time permitting- Enamelled copper jewellery project - Copper and enamels supplied Please bring a packed lunch or food can be bought from the onsite cafe.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will only be given within 14 days of payment being made. After this time you are no longer entitled to a refund. Please see Information page for full details of the refund policy.

Contact Details

  • Wettenhall Road, Nantwich, UK

    + 07730 791416

    cheshireschoolofjewellery@gmail.com