This three day course is tutored by jewellery designer, Lisa Arnott and aimed at the beginner. She will encourage you to design and make silver jewellery using traditional techniques. It will be a practical based course with demonstrations on a variety of skills and techniques. You will work on your own designs and at a pace appropriate to your skill level and experience. Within this course you will learn:- Develop your own style as a jeweller- Soldering, using a saw, piercing metal and annealing- Creating a unique surfaces through texturing and hammering- Use a roll mill- Simple chain making- Doming and Piercing- Polishing and finishing- Making jump rings- Creating earrings hooks- Simple brooch backs- Colouring metal through patinationCost: £240All tools, equipment and copper metal are provided in the fee and are part of the course. A small amount of silver is provided, and extra silver will also be available to purchase should you wish to develop more work in silver.