An introduction to the basic properties of metal will complement the largely practical nature of the course. Projects may include:
•sinking a small dish into a wooden block
•raising a small bowl over a steel stake
•doming and shaping a spoon or other utensil
•forming a cuff or other jewellery piece
Students may also come up with their own project
In addition, course content will include:
•how to texture surfaces through rolling, embossing and chasing.
•instruction in basic saw piercing, soldering, drilling, riveting, filing and polishing
•advice on how to continue making things beyond the course
•advice on great galleries, shops and websites to visit for ideas.