Out of the Blue Drill Hall

Out of the Blue Drill Hall
Out of the Blue Drill Hall
30–36 Dalmeny Street, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 8RG
  • Telephone 0131 555 7100
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  • Website www.outoftheblue.org.uk
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Home to a host of voluntary and creative organisations, the Drill Hall, just off Leith Walk, is a hive of activity all year round. The hall offers studio and production spaces for local and touring productions and artists, hosts regular courses including dance, drama, art, and even aerial acrobatics. There is a fair-trade, organic café in the hall, which offers training placements for local youngsters.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

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Chain Jewellery Making

Learners will start by making their own links and then look at how to use those links to make their own chain using repeating components. They will then look at building a piece of jewellery with just those components. ie chain mail or chain jewellery. Beginners will be challenged to think of chain as more than just…

Sat 12 Mar

£180 / 07914936529

Hand Engraving Workshop

Designs are drawn directly onto the surface of the metal, then engraved into the metal using a variety of steel tools. During the course of the lessons students will learn how to set up, sharpen and maintain the engraving tools. We will also cover the drawing and marking on the designs onto metal. It will be taught using…

Sat 5 Mar

£200 / 01315534551

Sun 6 Mar

£200 / 01315534551

Introduction to Enamelling

This two day workshop will cover various ways to apply texture and colour to your metal using various enamels and oxidisation. You will be provided with copper to experiment with the rolling mill and hammers to create textures which can then be enamelled. You are welcome to bring your own silver along to add colour to it.

Sat 19 Mar

£180 / 07914936529

Stone Setting - 2 Day Workshop

Learn how to make bezel settings and set cabochon stones to create a set of staking rings. Students may want to bring their own cabochon stones to use and the bezel settings can be personalised by decorating the ring band, or the silver sheet that the bezel is soldered to. Course led by Lyndsay Hamilton Fairley

Sat 5 Feb

£180 / 07914936529