Silver Clay Courses

What is silver clay?

Silver Clay is a versatile material material allowing you to design and create stunning, contemporary pieces. You can knead it, roll it  and shape it in any way you wish (just like modeling clay you used as a child). It is a fascinating material that gives you incredible creative freedom. It is simple to start making beautiful, unique jewellery with little or no experience and  with simple tools. With experience it is possible to add Sterling Silver, stones and glass to your pieces before firing. Firing is simple and can be done with a kiln, torch or even on a gas stove. Once fired the piece become Fine Silver

Courses include

All materials needed to make the piece/s that you take home on the day. An information pack and light refreshments are also included (but not lunch)

Do I need any experience?

Courses are geared from beginners upwards. Classes have a maximum of four students. Each student is able to learn at their pace and work to their ability

Course Content and Prices

Taster

This course includes all the basic skills including shaping, texturing, drying, firing and finishing. You will be able to create a number of pieces  or a set similar to the one shown on this page


£50   7g Clay Approx 3 hours

One Day

As above but with greater scope for creativity, a larger amount of clay and the opportunity to learn alternative finishes such as using  Liver of Silver for an antiqued look


£120 20g Clay Approx 6 hours

Two Day

As above plus consolidation of skills learned so far and the introduction of a new skill - stone setting


£200 Fireable stones in various sizes 40g Clay 2 x 6 hours