Ring in a Day
You will learn how to cut, texture, form and polish silver to create a unique, handmade silver ring.
If you enjoy the course and want to take your skills to the next level, following this course, you could progress to our six-week jewellery making course.
There are a limited number of FREE places available on this course, for those aged 19 and over (at the start of the course) and who either have a mental health condition or difficulty, are employed and earning an annual salary less than £17,004 per annum, in receipt of state benefit in your own name and unemployed or working and earning less than £338 per month (or £541 for household claims), are a single parent, or have a social or emotional difficulty.
This workshop is designed for all abilities, from complete beginners to those who have experience making jewellery of some kind.
Teaching methods include:
- formal instruction
- individual tuition
- practical demonstration
- practical experience
The tutor will work one-to-one with you, as well as in groups, to help you with designing and perfecting your ring-making skills and techniques.
You will have a silver ring to take home at the end of the workshop.
You will need to come with an idea of what you would like to make.
You will need to bring:
- a sketchbook and something to write with
- an apron/wear old clothes that you don’t mind getting messy
- there is a one-hour lunch break scheduled, so please bring a packed lunch with you
You must wear flat shoes as this is a safety requirement.
Silver will be available to purchase on the day.