An intensive day for those with some experience to advance your soldering skills.
This one day course will help you improve your soldering skills through demonstrations, exercises and will start you on a project that you can finish at home. We will be focusing on silver soldering and the course will cover pallion, stick and sweat soldering. The day will start with a general overview of the technical processes at play when soldering along with information on various torches and soldering equipment.
The practical section of the day will begin with a demonstration followed by an exercise. This will then be repeated for each type of soldering technique.
Please note that this one day class is not suitable for beginners, please sign up to a suitable one day jewellery making class if you are a beginner.
Timetable for one day courses
Students should arrive by 9am for registration.
Classes are from 9.15 - 5pm
Lunch is included.
Please note: Recommended bullion suppliers: Argex Ltd, Metalor Ltd, Exchange Findings Ltd, Bloomsteins. Cookson Precious Metals Ltd, Metalor Ltd
Laila Smith is a studio jeweller and tutor. Her mathematically inspired geometric jewellery is sold across the UK. She trained at Manchester Metropolitan University and then undertook a 15 month Fellowship in The Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham. She has 17 years teaching experience, both in further, higher education and leisure classes.