Tag Archives: silver
Jewellery making taster: make a pair of earrings and a ring. (BS03)
Move Metal! Make a spoon (SP01)
Introducing the Flux Certificate – One year courses in jewellery making
Cash for Gold: Seven Steps to help you identify precious metals from scrap
Three exciting 10 – week Jewellery courses starting in January
Jewellery Courses 2015-2016
Our expert jewellers at Flux have devised a range of unusual and stimulating jewellery courses and workshops for you to come and develop your skills. Don’t forget to check out our regular 10 week courses that run every term – autumn, spring and summer. Learn all about chain making, find out how to recycle your scrap silver, explore forming techniques, make a ring, set a stone….. we hope we have something for everyone here, and everything for some keen students too!
Wax Carving for Casting Silver Jewellery (C32)
Keum Boo for Jewellery (KB09)
Make a Wood and Silver Ring (WS03)
Calling all jewellery enthusiasts – it’s competition time!
Recycling Silver (B23)
Recycling silver – Learn the processes involved in recycling silver on this 10 week jewellery making course. Smelt your old scraps and process the new metal into sheet or wire. Learn how to make a mould using delft sand to cast your recycled metal into a new piece of jewellery. Book now.
Recycling Silver (A23)
Recycling silver: 10 week jewellery making course, How to identify precious metals, how to prepare, Melt and cast scrap into ingots or bars; how to process into sheet and wire. Book now.
Keum Boo for Jewellery (KB05)
Book now. The ancient Korean technique of keum boo is both beautiful and cost effective, and over the 2-day jewellery making workshop we will also highlight additional techniques that can be applied to further enhance the contrast of colour and texture to produce highly individual pieces of jewellery.
Jewellery making taster: make a pair of earrings and a ring. (BS02)
Design and Make a Silver Ring (G18)
Book now. By the end of this course you will know how to cut, file and polish metals like copper and silver, texture metal using pressing and punching techniques, hammer and punch sheet into 3d form, permanently join 2 or more elements together using traditional silver soldering techniques, forge wires into unusual and unique forms. You can make your experiments into bangles, earrings and pendants – and you will have designed and made a uniquely you ring in silver.
Make a Wood and Silver Ring (WS02)
Jewellery making workshop with guest tutor Nic Webb – make a wood and silver ring. You will learn how to make a wood and silver ring by combining various soldering and forming techniques on this weekend course. You will be using fine silver and sustainable hardwoods.