Hammer & Hand is a metal & jewellery collective based in Hobart, Tasmania and Byron Bay, New South Wales.
We are looking for a Jewellery Maker/MetalSmith to join our Byron Bay Collective.
If you are an enthusiastic Jewellery maker or Metalsmith and would like to be a part of Hammer and Hand,
we would like to hear from you !
Please phone Bruce on 0409 960614
This one day course is the perfect step in to the world of jewellery making – packed with lots of new skills and a lot of excitement by the end of the day when you walk home with your handmade unique piece of silver jewellery.
In this course you will learn the fundamental technics of jewellery making, like sawing, filing, soldering, sanding and polishing; and the use of the essential tools in a safe way and environment.
In just one day you will learn all the basics to create your own ring or pendant from recycled sterling silver. You will be able to choose from two different designs for either woman or man jewellery.
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The course runs from 10am to 5pm with a lunch break in-between. Each workshop consists of maximum three students, so you will get all the attention you need. Location is at the Hammer & Hand Jewellery Collective, 1/4 Ti-Tree Place, Byron Bay Arts & Industrial Estate.
About the tutor: Tom is an artisan jewellery designer and maker from Germany who is a new member of Hammer & Hand. He was teaching metal smithing for the last 5 years at the Jewellery Design School JDMIS in Singapore while designing his own jewellery – check it out on www.hauteboheme.com
Join us for an exciting journey in to the world of silver smithing and walk home with a stunning piece of jewellery – make a present to yourself or friends and family.
Saturday, 18 June Make my own ring 180 AUD
Saturday, 25 June Make my own pendant 200 AUD
Thursday, 21 July Make my own ring 180 AUD
Thursday, 28 July Make my own pendant 200 AUD
Price is including all materials, tools & morning tea.
If you are interested or have questions contact 0401 434949 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone as of 14 years age is welcome.
May 15, 2016
Posted by Bruce Pringle
Over the last few weeks I have been getting back to doing more sand casting.., and am now learning, (on YouTube) wax carving techniques to produce low-relief masters specifically for this sand casting process.
- Sand casting bench
- Alloying silver.. making 925 sterling
Melting metal for sand cast pour
- Fossilised Shark Tooth .. sand cast in silver with a synthetic, man made, Lab-grown Ruby set in the bale
January 29, 2016
Posted by Lucille Atkins
We have set up a beautiful display in the Mullum RSL exhibition space in the main Bar area ! Till the 22nd December ! Check it out !
November 4, 2015
Posted by Arlia Hassell
The members of Hammer and Hand will be showcasing their work at the Mullumbimby Ex Services Club from 1 December – 22 December.
Fab new local art display area at the club – it’s still the club, but like you’ve never seen it before!
October 27, 2015
Posted by Bruce Pringle