Create the latest fashion in rings - stacker rings!
During this 1 day class, you will learn to make a variety of rings that sit together as a fabulous stack on the finger.
Explore a variety of textures and metals that will embellish each ring making a truly unique stack of your own.
You will be using brass, copper and sterling silver to make your rings.
ESSENTIAL TECHNIQUES COVERED
- Ring bending.
- Ring sizing.
- Texturing metals using hammers.
- Sanding / polishing / finishing.
Duration: 6 hours
- Ring bending
- Ring sizing
- Texturing metals using hammers
- All materials.
- Loan of tools during class.
- Finepoint permanent marker
- Sawblades size 3/0 and 5/0 (these are available for purchase at the school)
Casual (Warning: It might get messy)
SKILL PREREQUISITE: Some prior metalwork skills would be beneficial but not necessary.
Vendor since 2015
Sydney Jewellery School (SJS) is Australia's leading independent contemporary jewellery facility for students wishing to learn the art of jewellery making, multi-media creative arts techniques and object 'd art creation.
The school operates from our own premises and dedicated studio space in Rosebery, an inner South/East suburb of Sydney. Housed in the Heritage Listed Leda Building our air-conditioned studio is flooded with natural light and is equipped with the latest tools and equipment.
SJS also provides space for people wishing to access bench space on a casual or daily basis.
We cater for both the beginner through to the accomplished artisan with a range of classes and techniques: Beginner classes; Class modules to build your skill level; Specialist techniques; Master classes; Visiting artists program; International teachers program.
Many of our classes and the equipment needed to participate are only available within the framework of formal University/TAFE training, SJS is proud to be able to offer short courses in these techniques to all.
Our classes are surprisingly affordable and extremely competitive. Compare for yourself.
The studio has a fully equipped kitchenette and a substantial library with a large selection of books and DVDs on Jewelry and Craft.
Our Director Menaka Cooke and Studio Manager Jae Brown and the wonderful teaching faculty at the school look forward to welcoming you to the studio and to helping you turn your creative dreams into reality.