SILVER SMITHING MASTER CLASS WITH
Theme: BACK TO BASICS
Concept: To design and make a 3-dimensional, functional object for the table, an implement with a handle that is to hold a volume of food: spoon, ladle, fork, cheese knife etc.
Process: Alloying, melting, pouring ingots, hot-forging, cold-forming, planishing, finishing. Included in the process would also be the making of tools for the object.
Outcome: Each participant should have a finished object at the end of the workshop, as well as a greater understanding of the basic metallurgical principles of working with silver.
Materials and Tools provided
CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
133 Newcastle Street Studios
Dates 28 Sept to 2nd Oct 2010 (5 days)
ENROLMENT: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an enrolment form
Note: 10 places only – full fees must be paid to reserve a place.