Jewellery Design: Stacking Rings Workshop with Diane Lyness
About the event
Spend a day of fun and make a pair of silver stacking rings under the guidance of goldsmith Diane Lyness. Each participant will be taught traditional jewellery-making techniques such as piercing, soldering, shaping, texturing and polishing to create beautiful stacking rings to take home. No previous experience is required. All you need to bring is an apron and bundles of enthusiasm!
Diane Lyness recently graduated from the University of Ulster obtaining a BA Hons in Fine and Applied Art, specialising in Jewellery and Silversmithing. For several years she has been apprentice Jeweller working along side Graham Harron Goldsmith, Killyleagh. She has recently been awarded the position of Artist in Residence in Down Arts Centre, Downpatrick through the ‘Making It’ scheme funded by the Arts Council NI and Craft NI and supported by Down District Council.
In June 2011 she received a bursary from Goldsmiths Hall and in November 2011 she was asked by the BBC to make the awards for NI House of the Year 2012. She has had her work exhibited in; Space Craft Gallery Belfast, Dog House Gallery Comber, Strawberry Fields Strangford and Castleward Strangford.
Where is it taking place?
Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre
24 Main Street
When is it taking place?
August 13th, 10am to 4pm
Do you need to book?
Yes, booking is required. Please book online, here.
By Telephone – 028 7776 0650
In-Person at Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre, Limavady.
About August Craft Month with Craft NI
This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2022 will mark the 16th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.
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