Forming and Enamelling Thin Guage Silver
Workshop with Jane Short
Aim of the day:
To experiment with forming and enamelling thin gauge (0.4mm) silver.
To texture by scribing, engraving and hammering; and form by blocking, creasing and corrugating
To sieve enamel evenly onto a 3D form.
To experiment with dark over light enamel colours.
We were given a choice of forming and enamelling a silver dish or leaf shape which could be used for jewellery
Instructions for making dish 0.4mm Silver: