Paz and Bexx wanted to making some spinner rings and attended a 1-day workshop at the studio to learn the process and make the rings. We all had a great time and the rings turned out beautifully.
The Keum-Boo workshop, held at The Brewery Arts Centre (Kendal), was a great finish to January. The course covered the Keum-Boo technique - a stunningly simple, yet incredibly effective addition to any jewellery maker's repertoire. The workshop focused on: Preparing your silver Applying the 24kt gold foil Use of colouring agents [...]
It doesn't always go to plan! I always strive to ensure that students attending my jewellery workshops create successful pieces. Sometimes this doesn't happen. After all, this is a learning environment and failures are part of that journey. Here is a Mayan pendant cast by one of my students during a jewellery workshop. The [...]