Soldering for Silver, Gold and Base Metals

 

 

 

Join our jewellery making classes in the beautiful surrounds of the artist’s colony of Montsalvat in Melbourne, with Master Craftswoman Jeanette Dyke and learn how to make
your own jewellery in her professionally equipped studio.

About The Worshop:
• Learn everything you need to know in order to start soldering
• The course is based on information, demonstration and hands on learning
• We will be soldering with silver and copper during the class
• Everything is supplied; gas, metal, tools, blades, emery paper, tea and coffee, super views……. so you don't have to bring a thing
• Ideal for complete beginners with no experience necessary or intermediate level jewellers wanting to learn more in a professional working studio
• Suitable for 18yrs+ 

Dates and Times:
​Class No1

SATURDAY 12PM-4PM
1 Session (4 hours total):  18th March

SOLD OUT

Cost:
Class cost $165
All materials included and tools supplied during the class

What skills you will learn:
• Soldering for silver, gold and base metals
• Different types of soldering
• Different Solders
• Working with gas torches
• Tools to use
• Environment and set up
• Different Fluxes
•Pickling
• Tips and tricks of the trade

What you will get:
• By the end of the course you will have test pieces to take home
• Class notes and list of equipment
• You will have lots of help and personal attention as I will have 5 students maximum per class
• All tools are supplied for you to use during the class (not to keep)
• List of tools suppliers, solder suppliers and metal suppliers (my tools suppliers offer my students discount on tools purchases)

What you should bring and wear:
• Dont wear loose clothing such as flared sleeves or scarves
• Bring reading glasses if you wear them
• Closed toe shoes, preferably leather
• A pair of good steady hands
• A pen and notebook
• Tie long hair back
• Apron
• A sense of humour always goes down well​

Venue:
Jeanette Dyke Jewellery Studio (Between the swimming pool and the chapel)
Montsalvat
7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham Vic 3095

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For enquiries email Jeanette at info@jeanettedyke.com