COURSE

COURSE: New or Advanced Enamelling Techniques

1-Day Course : Professional Development

Champlevé, Basse-Taille; Cloisonne, Plique-a-Jour

All tutors work are professional Jewellers who specialise in Enamelling Techniques who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.

Course Description

Exploring Advanced Enamelling Techniques

 

Use this 1-day course as a starting point to learn more a more about ONE advanced technique such as:

 

 

Suitable for those who have already mastered the basic techniques of Enamelling.

 

 

Image by kind permission of . Melissa R. All rights reserved.

Alternatively get one-to-one help with troublesome enamelling technical issues. 

 

Enamel is provided but sheet metals are not, YOU MUST bring your own metal (Silver or Gold). 

For sample work the tutor will advise prior to the course exactly what sheet and/or wire you need to bring.

Learn Cloisonne, Champleve, Sgraffito, Torch fired, Foiled Enamelling Methods

IMPORTANT NOTE:

If technically feasible you may bring your own work samples to work on.

Students can only enamel on their own jewellery pieces if they have been soldered with adequate amounts of hard solder

 

* Easy and medium solder will not hold up in the kiln, therefore it is always best to consult with the tutor beforehand regarding the suitability of your design for Enamelling during the course.

 

It is best to design and make a piece with enamelling in mind.

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About the Course Fee

A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor. because, it’s their experience and expertise that you are paying for.

 

In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee. 

Vat is not applicable

 

 

What is the course fee?

The course date is for you to decide, subject to tutor availability.

 

Simply enquire about a couple of preferred course date options and I will check the tutor availability for you.

What is the course date?

Select your tutor / course location option from the table below to see what your course fee is.

 

Course fee's quoted are subject to tutor availability.

 

Why are course fee's different?

Because the course fee is mainly determined by each individual tutor's day rate. 

About the Materials

Precious Metals es cannot be included in course fees.

 

This is because Bespoke Courses are tailored to suit individual makers needs and their work.

 

Therefore you MUST bring your own sheet and wire (Silver or Gold) to work on for sample work.

 

For Troubleshooting Tips of the Trade you may bring your own sacrificial pieces to work on - subject to technical feasibility / tutor agreement.

Tutor Options
Course Location

Tutors & Course Fee

Tutor Experience

Central London & Wiltshire

Melissa R

Melissa R

Goldsmith & Enameller

Course Fee: £355

Copper/Silver - Pay the tutor direct for what you use on the day, or you may bring your own.

Enamel included

Birmingham 

Miranda S

Miranda s

Jeweller & Enameller

Course Fee: £320 

Copper/Silver - Pay the tutor direct for what you use on the day, or you may bring your own.

Enamel included

Nottinghamshire

Melissa R

Harry F

Goldsmith, Enameller & Hand Engraver

Course Fee: Upon request

Copper/Silver - Pay the tutor direct for what you use on the day, or you may bring your own.

Enamel included

Leamington Spa

Melissa R

Jane M

Jeweller & Enameller

Course Fee: Upon request

Copper/Silver - Pay the tutor direct for what you use on the day, or you may bring your own.

Enamel included

Additional Information

What is the course date?

The course date is arranged on a date to suit you, so that you can undertake a course at your convenience.

 

When you book you will be offered a selection of course dates to choose from or you can ask about particular dates or days of the week preference.

All dates / times of course sessions are subject to tutor availability.

Start time are generally 10am GMT London Time but this can be adjusted slightly to suit.

About the Materials

Precious Metals cannot be included in course fees.

 

This is because Bespoke Courses are tailored to suit individual makers needs and their work.

 

Therefore you MUST bring your own sheet copper or sheet silver sample for practice.

or

Ask the tutor in advance to supply base metal sheet or silver sheet metal at an additional cost and you pay the tutor directly for these when you arrive on the course.

About the Course Fee

A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor, because, it’s their expertise that you pay for.

Where there is a selection of tutors,  course, fee's may vary due to individual tutor requirements for teaching.

 

In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee.

Payment

Course fee payment is required in advanced by BACS Bank Transfer invoice or IBAN for international students.

Vat/Tax is not applicable

Interested?

Make a Course Enquiry

Advise your details on the form provided. At this stage this is just an enquiry with no obligation to book.

You will receive full details to help you decide if you would like to book the course.

 

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Booking Information

Payment Terms

Payment is required in advance and payments are handled safely and securely by BACS Bank Transfer invoicing (IBAN for International students.

Instalments

Some courses are available to pay in instalments, whereby a non-refundable deposit is required to book your course date. Please ask for details if this is of interest to you.

 

Booking Terms

  • Once you have booked a *cancellation fee will be deducted from your refund if you cancel your course up to and including 14 days prior to the start of the course once your payment has been received.

 

  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the course date are not eligible for a refund, however you may re-arrange your course for one other date if you wish. 

 

  • Should we need to cancel your course due to unforeseen circumstances we will refund your course fee in full.

* Amount is variable depending on the duration and type of the course.  When you enquire, out quote reply will provide the actual cancellation amount applicable. For example £80 applies to a standard one day course.

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