WORKSHOP : January 11, 2020.
Pewter Spoon Making Workshop
10am – 3pm / £92.22 / Tickets via Eventbrite
A full day of spoon making with Ella.
You’ll cover a whole variety of traditional pewtersmithing skills to create your own unique spoon design. Ella will guide you through each process with demonstrations as you learn how to hammer a flat sheet of metal into a spoon bowl. You will then use molten pewter to cast ingots for the handles before personalising your spoon using a variety of letter stamping, shaping and hammering before polishing for you to take home. A handmade spoon for lots of yummy treats!
Suitable for beginners or those with previous silver or jewellery experience.
What should I bring to the event?
All materials are provided including tea, coffee and biscuits as well as aprons and design inspiration however if you have any doodles or pictures of ideas you’d like to make please do bring them along. Lunch can be purchased from our on-site cafe, feel free to explore the local Northern Quarter area or bring a packed lunch.
Our Victorian building can get a little chilly due to the glass roof so we’d recommend you bring an extra jumper. We will be using tools and molten metal so closed toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty are suggested.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Drop Ella a line at firstname.lastname@example.org and she’ll get back to you.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Nope. Just the name the booking was made with and we’ll tick you off our list.
What’s the refund policy?
If you find you can no longer attend the workshop please inform Ella at email@example.com at your earliest convenience.
A full refund (minus eventbrite fee) will be given up to 30 days before the workshop date. After 30 days prior Ella will try to fill your space using her reserve list, social media or you can transfer the ticket to somebody of your choice. If a new attendee can be found a full refund (minus eventbrite fee) will be given, unfortunately if your place cannot be filled we will be unable to issue a refund.
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