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Powick, Worcester – Gem-set Ring – 6th Feb 2022 – 2 PLACES LEFT
February 6, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm£25.00
Powick Gem-Set Ring
Make your own gem-set ring by creating the ring shank in sterling silver and then construct a bezel setting in silver for a semi-precious gem cabochon. There are a variety of options in terms of size and colour of gems (eg, sodalite, amethyst, chalcedony, onyx, carnelian, aventurine, green moss agate, green agate, goldstone, turquoise etc) – you can choose ! If you have a particular preference for a gem, just let us know in advance and we will do our best to accommodate you/
Here are a few of those options made by previous students:
Learn artisan silversmithing techniques and a little of the history of silver and hallmarking.
At the end of the workshop you’ll not only have some lovely personalised jewellery to take away, but also a huge sense of well being, pride and achievement.
The cost of the workshop is £110 which includes all materials (silver and gems), homemade cakes and hot drinks. Please bring a packed lunch as the workshop will go on until approx 5pm.
Pay £25 deposit now, and the balance either a few days before by bank transfer or on the day with cash. I will contact you with all the information you need a week before.
Please note that cancellations will incur a charge of £15 unless your place can be filled by another. I will do my best to ensure that the place is filled, but I cannot guarantee it. This is to cover my own, unrecoupable costs.
Covid-19. Every attempt is made to ensure the venue is cleaned before and after the event. Measures are taken to clean all the equipment you use beforehand and each person has their own personal tool kit to use. Masks are advised, but not enforced, whilst you are observing demonstrations at close quarters.