Jewellery: Silversmithing Techniques

Start date: 16 September 19
Day: Monday
Course length: 0 day course
Time: 17:30 to 19:30


Full Fee: £170.00

Over 65's Fee: £156.80

Benefit Fee: £138.80

Course Code: £C8

Tutor: Kim Thomson

Length: 12 Weeks

Term: Autumn Weeks

Type: course Weeks

Code Letter: C Weeks


In these exciting twelve week courses students will learn all about filing, drilling, forming, annealing, pattenating, texturing, soldering and polishing metals such as copper and silver. In fact, everything you need to make your own jewellery! You will then work from your own designs with plenty of guidance from the tutor. Copper and brass are included in the course fees.

Materials List

All basic tools and metals (copper & brass) will be provided, with guidance from the tutor for those who wish to purchase silver. Please bring an apron or wear old clothes. It is advisable not to wear open toed shoes as you will be using hammers. A list of suppliers will be made available to those students who wish to order additional supplies.

Fees & Further Information

Please be aware that your booking starts when you first need access to the room to when you leave. This means that it includes any setting up or clearing up time you may need.

A 30% non-returnable deposit is required for all bookings.

During our term times we cannot accept room bookings that might conflict with any of the courses we offer.
Evening bookings outside of our term times are subject to the availablity of our evening staff.

There is a set up fee of £10.00 per hour for all bookings in the cafe, hall and bar. If your booking takes place outside of our usual opening hours there will be an £8.00 service charge. For single room hire bookings full payment is required at least one week before the date of the booking. For block bookings full payment is required within 30 days of the last date of the room hire.

We reserve the right to refuse any room booking requests.