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, Fridays, 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 - 4 students giving...
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...
Our Introduction to silver clay days are 'Inspired by Nature' and run by Jo Dix. Jo runs her own Silver jewellery business called Silver Forge in the South Lakes. There's a lot of freedom is forming jewellery from Silver Clay and so there is less emphasis on the traditional jewellery making skills. Being made of silver particles the material is not cheap by any means and sometimes commands a higher price than mined silver.
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 11th August 2018
Do you know someone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Day Wax Carving Jewellery Workshop.
Spend the first-day discussing ideas, learning different techniques used in carving wax and producing your very own carving which will be cast for you in silver before your second session.
The second day will be spent cleaning, texturing and polishing your final silver piece/s. Soldering findings...
- Next course on 30th July 2018
Over the 5 hours you will learn:
how to design a piece suitable for carving
Carve one of your very own designs in wax
clean and prepare your silver casting
Solder any jewellery findings such as chains and bails
Polish or texture your finished piece of jewellery
Do you or do you know anyone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Evening...
In this two-hour taster 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 your own .999 fine silver pendant which will be ready to take home at the end of the workshop.
Tuuli Parker is a qualified teacher with over 15 years experience and has been teaching silver clay workshops for 6 years....
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...
Lucy Copleston trained at the Royal College of Art and has made jewellery and taught the craft since 1975. Tuition is one-to-one so your learning is fast tracked. By arrangement two students can learn together i.e. couples making wedding rings, family members or friends. A discount of 20% is given for two students learning together if you book directly with Lucy and pay via BACS or cheque.
Sessions are tailored to the specific requirements of...