Saturday 10 August
Gift vouchers available.
Please read our Booking Terms and Conditions below carefully before booking.
Who is this class suitable for?
This course is suitable for those with some experience in silver smithing and jewellery making.
What will be covered in the class?
On this course tutor Beccy Gillatt will cover many of the traditional techniques used in silversmithing. Students will use their new found skills to create a beautifully crafted item based on their own designs.
Copper and base materials are included, materials of approximately £20 will be included. All tools including saw blades, solder and other consumables will be included. Technical notes will be provided but students should bring a notepad to record technical notes and aid with design work. Please make sure that your hair is tied back, do not wear loose fitting clothes or open toed shoes. You may wish to bring an apron.
Light refreshments will be included.
Beccy Gillatt is a Buckinghamshire-based silversmith who has been teaching adults for over 15 years. With a MA from the Royal College of Art in goldsmithing, silversmithing, metalwork and jewellery, Beccy has gone on to show her work in galleries and fairs all over the world, including the Goldsmiths fair and Collect. She was also awarded the Goldsmiths Company Future of Design Award for Silversmithing (2001) and Goldsmiths Company Young Designer.
Beccy’s website ︎