Jewellery workshops come in many shapes and sizes. You can focus on silversmithing techniques, bead or wire work, attend a specific ring making workshop or take an introductory metal clay course. The craft of making jewellery is age old: although some of the techniques and materials used are new, you are in fact following in some very ancient and wise footsteps as you embark upon a jewellery making course...
Join us in the relaxing and tranquil setting of our Narrowboat for a silver jewellery class, whilst moored alongside the beautiful Worcestershire canals near Droitwich.
Courses are run on demand, weekends, Mondays, Tuesdays (new from September), school holidays, and can be booked by phone, email or via the website. Always please check the website calendar to find dates available.
We offer popular one day silver Jewellery making classes for individuals or groups of 2 -...
BA Hons Degree Jewellery Designer Sarah Madsen teaching you to hand make 2 Stacking Rings in Sterling Silver. This is beginners course offering a friendly, informal introduction into the craft of jewellery. In this 3 hour class, you will learn to saw, form, solder, hammer and polish your own Jewellery. No previous experience needed this is a perfect class to start that curiosity into the craft of Jewellery.
Classes are for one to one or...
- Next course on 10th November 2018
Learn how to make a piece of jewellery on this one day course. You can make either a pair of earrings (studs or drops) OR you can make a pendant (you may be able to make both depending on the size you decide on).
You will be shown a range of techniques which will enable you to come up with your own design.
The format of the class will consist of a series of short...
Learn how to make a decorative silver ring.
Suitable for complete beginners and those with a little experience.
You will learn how to make a decorative sterling silver ring, which you'll be able to wear on your way home!
You will learn how to measure, shape, solder, apply texture and finish a ring.
You may make a unique design if you wish to.
The class will be run by Martin Drury MA(RCA).
Lincoln School of...
These bespoke jewellery workshops are lead by established jewellery designer Sheila Kerr. Sheila welcomes small groups (up to 4) into her professional jewellery making studio regularly.
With 29 years experience of teaching Sheila knows what she is doing! Several techniques will be explained and you will leave the workshop having made your own hand-crafted piece to one of Sheila's own bespoke designs.
This workshop will have you taking away a Sheila Kerr original design -...
- Next course on 20th October 2018
Learn how to make rings using traditional hand tools & jewellery making methods.
This one day course is a fun way to spend a day and at the end you will have a beautiful set of three silver stacking rings to take home.
This course is taught with demonstrations to a small group with individual attention being given to students where needed.
You can customise your design by adding texture if you want to or...
- Next course on 27th October 2018
This fun short taster course will help you find out if you want to learn more about jewellery making. You will be able to make a lovely textured silver wrap ring in just a few hours using traditional methods and hand tools.
Demonstrations will be given on how to apply different texturing techniques to metal which you can try out on copper before committing your final design to silver.
For your final piece you will...
Every guest will have a pendant, charm, earrings or ring to take home and will be guided through the whole process from making the piece, through to torch firing or heating in the kiln and polishing.
You will be making silver jewellery using a great material called metal clay which turns into pure silver in front of your eyes when it is fired.
You will taught by Sima to make silver jewellery using a great...
- Next course on 24th September 2018
In this two and a half hour session, you will be taught the basics of working with silver clay with demonstrations and tips for successful jewellery making. You will be taught how to roll, texture, fire and finish a minimum of one .999 fine silver pendant which will be ready to take home at the end of the workshop (potentially more depending on the size and shape chosen).
PLEASE NOTE: If you have a design...
SKILL LEVEL: Beginners / Some experience.
During this relaxed and informal day you will learn new skills to make your very own set of fabulous sterling silver stacking rings. The course covers a range of silversmithing techniques and is a fantastic introduction to working with silver. Making at least three rings, you will be experimenting with surface finishes and setting a semi-precious gemstone.
- How to saw and file silver
- How to...