Enameling with Tamizan Savill

Enamelling with Tamizan Savill - 10.00am - 4.00pm £90 (includes enamels, copper and some silver) Bring Packed Lunch

The next course is on 3rd and 4th October, 2015

This is a beginners' course.  Spend a day learning the basics of using vitreous enamel to enhance jewellery with wonderful colour.We will cover dry applications, (sifting and scraffito) using mainly copper for samples, and then move onto using silver as a base.  The course covers preparation of metals, grinding and cleaning enamels for wet-layering, firing, stoning and finishing.  We will also discuss designing for enamelling and solving common problems.  You may bring your own silver samples for designing and/or trouble-shooting.

About Tamizan Savill - Tamizan is an active member ofthe Association for Contemporary Jewellery. She's a member of the Guild of Enamellers winning both Enameller Elect and the Fred Barnes Memorial Award at Guild Conference in 2007, and was selected for membership of the British Society of Enamellers in 2009.  Currently Tamizan is a visiting specialist tutor in enamelling at the School of Jewellery, Birmingham (BIAD).  In 2013 she exhibited at the prestigious Goldsmiths' Fair.

www.tamizan.co.uk  and Facebook: Tamizan Savill