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Experimental Setting 2017 by Kelvin Birk & Katrin Spranger

Workshop  /  Technics   Making  /  04 Sep 2017  -  07 Sep 2017
Published: 26.04.2017
Cockpit Arts
Management:
Kelvin J. Birk, Katrin Spranger
DEADLINE: 03/09/2017
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Intro
This course will give you the possibility to explore and experiment with different setting techniques and to find new ways to use them in an unconventional way.
You will be encouraged to look for a various ways of how to set stones and objects and explore the possibilities of embracing them in alternative ways and methods. The creative journey is as important as the final outcome and the course aims to provide you with new skills and experiences.
Students, jewellers, artists and craft practitioners who are looking to explore new approaches to making, who want to get the chance to experiment and broaden their creative and working practices.

The course will focus on different projects:
> Trapping stones in liquid metal.
> Using uncommon materials for jewellery making and setting.
> Setting found objects and small valuable treasures.
 

Teachers

This dynamic course will be led by Kelvin Birk and Katrin Spranger, the founders of K2 Academy of Contemporary Jewellery. As highly creative practitioners, Kelvin and Katrin have been teaching jewellery design and making at different colleges in Britain and around the world.

Dates and price


Days: Monday 4th to Thursday 7th September 2017.
Hours: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm.
Price: £520 (most materials incl.).

If you are interested in booking, get in touch soon, there are 10 places available.
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