Learn the art of silver jewellery-smithing with an award-winning jeweller and create your own bespoke ring or pendant at Cockington Court, a beautiful stately home by the Devon sea. With no more than three people per class, all skill levels are catered for, and you'll get as much guidance as you need. Start your day learning skills such as saw piercing and soldering, before tucking into a delicious homemade lunch. Then it's on to the business of silver work and creating your own ring or pendant. Practice metal forming, texturing and polishing, before heading home with your finished piece and plenty of tips to continue the creativity in future.
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Your day takes place in an award-winning jeweller's craft studio in the beautiful grounds of Cockington Court, a stately home by the Devon seaside. You'll spend the morning getting to grips with basic jewellery smithing skills such as soldering and saw piercing, before taking a break to enjoy a delicious home-cooked lunch and browse the craft centre. In the afternoon, you can put your newfound knowledge to the test as you design and create your own ring or pendant. With no more than three people in your class, you can rest assured you'll be given plenty of helpful guidance to get the most out of your day. Explore metal forming, texturing and polishing, and come away with your own bespoke, unique piece of jewellery that you can give as an unforgettable gift or simply treasure forever.