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Today I went on an enamelling course

Westhope College is a lovely little craft college located in the depths of the South Shropshire hills about five miles from the lovely Craven Arms. It offers a range of courses from Silversmithing to Embroidery and today I joined a … Continue reading

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Adventures in enamelling

I’ve been working on a couple of little enamelled pendant and earring sets for the oncoming opening of either an esty or a folksy shop. There’s only simple sets and I still have to give them the final polish, string … Continue reading

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Adventures in Enamelling

Been doing some more enamelling recently. I’m getting a little bit more confident with the process itself so now I’m experimenting with different effects.   This is a round copper disc that was drilled and domed and given a slight … Continue reading

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Adventures in Enamelling

Check out these I made! They are going to be earrings eventually. They are made from copper I textured and then fired with clear enamel. I’m now trying to decide how I’m going to finish them off, are they going … Continue reading

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Adventures in Enamelling

I completely forgot to share my last attempts at enamelling. This is a slightly domed copper disk with transparent kingfisher enamel and opaque turquoise enamel. The picture doesn’t really do it justice. I love it, I think the colours go … Continue reading

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Adventures in enamelling

With some of the Christmas money I got, I invested in a sample pack of Schauer Jewellery Enamels. They produce about 100 different colours in transparent and opaque powders. I got a mixture of blues and roses and I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Adventures in Enamelling

I bought a starter enamelling kit from the internet a few months back and over the last week or so, I’ve finally found the time to have a go at it. I bought twelve different types of enamel powder, half … Continue reading

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