Our metal clay special project courses give you the opportunity to create specific pieces of jewellery using techniques and materials described in each special project.

Our courses run throughout the year, no specific dates are set. At the moment, all classes are booked to times that suit each individual, couple or small group  Click on Book now, let me know what you would like to do and when and I'll get back to you immediately.

For these courses it is advised to have some basic experience in using metal clay prior to booking.

Our courses run throughout the year, no specific dates are set. At the moment, all classes are booked to times that suit each individual, couple or small group  Click on Book now, let me know what you would like to do and when and I'll get back to you immediately.

Adding Colour  2 day course

Learn several techniques of how to add colour to your creations. Several techniques including  UV resins, Pebeo, acrylic paints and enamels. In this two day class a wide variety of ways to add colour to metal clay are explored.

Some of the techniques covered will include:-
Using acrylic, ceramic and glass paints
Pearlex pigments to add lustre and sparkle
Using Prismacolour pencils to add colour
Cold enamelling using UV resin and epoxy resin
Using patina processes like Liver of Sulphur
Enamels without the need for a kiln

Using acrylic paint, ceramic and glass paint; we'll explore adding subtle or vivid colour to metal clay work.  Pearlex pigment powder is used with inks and paints to add a pearlescent effect with a subtle sheen. Prismacolour pencils allow you to add subtle colour to your metal clay work. You’ll have the opportunity to use a range of colours on fired metal clay.

Enameling needn't be very difficult and require a kiln. You can add beautiful enamel to your silver metal clay with a simple butane torch. If you already torch fire your metal clay, you'll find working with colourful enamels very easy. You'll learn the basics of enameling, how to choose the right enamels for your metal clay Beautiful colours can be added to your metal clay work using a patina solution like Liver of Sulphur. This can create a range of colours, from a subtle golden tone through to black.

Cost 350 euros -  Day 1 - 10.00 to 17.00
Day 2 - 09.00 to 16.00  (all materials and use of tools included)





Bronze and Copper Intermediary 2 day course

For those who have some basic knowledge of working with metal clays. You will learn how the clays are similar; how they differ and how they work together.

You will be introduced to the wonderful techniques of Mokume Gane and inlay, creating your own unique designs of fascinating patterns.  In these classes you will be at the forefront of a new and exciting development in metal clays and may be writing your own books in the future!

Cost 350 euros -  Day 1 - 10.00 to 17.00
Day 2 - 09.00 to 16.00  (all materials and use of tools included)





Mixed metal media 2 day course

For those who have some experience with working with metal clays. You will learn how the clays can work together to create some extraordinary designs. You will be working with a selection of major brands of silver, bronze and copper taking your skills to the next level.

Mokume gane and inlay techniques will also be introduced using silver and copper. In these classes you will be at the forefront of a new and exciting development in metal clays and may be writing your own books in the future!

Cost 320 euros -  Day 1 - 10.00 to 17.00
Day 2 - 09.00 to 16.00  (all materials and use of tools included)





Accommodation
For those attending courses we can arrange on site full board private accommodation for €100 per night. You will stay in one of our deluxe en-suite rooms and all meals and wine are included. Please contact us for group bookings or if you wish to extend your stay.
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