Adding Textures & Patterns to Silver

TexturingMetal

This class is all about exploring and experimenting with techniques for adding texture and pattern to metal. Surface textures are excellent design elements in themselves by adding depth and dimension to your metal work.

Put your creativity to work with the variety different effects that can be produced.  Experiment in copper first, then incorporate your new skills into hand crafting your choice of either a sterling silver wrap ring or pendant.

Roll it, hammer it, stamp it!

This workshop is suitable for all beginners and is a stepping stone of foundation skills and techniques.

Skills taught :: piercing (sawing), annealing, rolling mill, hammering, stamping, dapping & doming, and patina finishes.

£55 inclusive of all tools, materials, and plenty cups of hot tea & coffee are included.

DATES: TBA Please email me to express your interest in this workshop.  Private and small group workshops are available upon request.