Ring in a Day
On this one-day workshop you will learn how to cut, shape, solder, file and polish silver; and will be able to wear your finished piece home!
City of Oxford College offers a range of jewellery courses. These courses might be of particular interest to develop what you learned on this workshop.
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.
You will learn traditional jewellery making techniques, which include:
- ring sizing
You’ll learn safe working practices and a skill-set of traditional jewellery making techniques, which can be applied to future projects if you wish to pursue jewellery making.
Please bring a notebook and pencil for jotting ring sizes etc.
Please wear flat shoes. No open toes or high heels are allowed as this can be a hazard in the workshop.
There will be a break for lunch, so please bring a packed lunch and a drink.
You may wish to bring an apron/overall although this is not essential.