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Forge a silver ring with jewellers

Forge a silver ring with jewellers

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host
We are a team. Together we run The Collective, a contemporary jewellery shop with over a dozen Irish designers in the heart of the Creative Quarter. Madeleine has been making jewellery for 18 years with a love of gemstones and nature as an inspiration. Sinead finished an intensive course, led by some of the best jewelers in Ireland, and obtained a distinction as a qualified goldsmith. Her work is …
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What we’ll do
Learn how to make a sterling silver ring from scratch. Start off by marking your silver to the length you require by choosing which finger you would like it on. Then, you'll use a handsaw to cut it to size. Next, you'll learn how to form the ring, using a mallet to shape it to the ring mandrel. You'll watch as it is soldered in front of you by an expert tutor—all the time she will explain exactly …
What else you should know
Unfortunately, there is no access to the class until five minutes before the experience is due to start. We provide aprons to keep you clean!
What I’ll provide
Tea and coffee
Sterling silver, tools
Biscuits
What to bring
Glasses if you need them for close up work
Shoes with a covered toe for definite and a sensible heel if possible!

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4.95
€75 per person
4.95
€75 per person