Silversmith Bryony Knox teaches the ancient art of Chasing & Repousse- where sheet metal is formed and embossed using small steel tools, whilst held in pine pitch. Advanced.
Are you tempted to add this adaptable skill to your jewellery & silversmithing repertoire....Inspired by the stunning metalwork of the Glasgow Style or the Arts & Crafts Movement?
This 2 day course will run over a weekend from 10-5pm each day.
Over the weekend you will build on skills learn in the beginners course and move on from working in copper to silver. You will learn how the techniques can be incorporated into various deigns in jewellery and silversmithing. Bryony will also demonstrate how chasing can be combined with enamels and Keumbu.
Specific materials such as silver sheet, enamels, gold foil and tooled steel are all included in the cost.
The class will be no larger than 4 people and held in Bryony's own colourful and eclectic workshop at Coburg House Studios in Leith, Edinburgh.
You will be provided with tea, coffee and pastries for each workshop and Bryony will point you in the direction of some great local Leith Deli's and coffee shops where you can pick up lunch.
contact Bryony on info@bryonyknox with any questions