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Wire work & wire wrapping courses

Wire work and wire wrapping courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Wire wrapping is growing in popularity as both a skill and sought after craft product. Learn wire work and wrapping techniques from experienced wire workers to create unique and beautiful jewellery and gifts; such as mini sculptures, bookmarks and ornaments.

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 -...
West Sussex - Next course on 3rd May 2019
Beautifully intricate patterns can be woven with metal links, and this class will show you the basics to get started with chainmaille weaving. Using rings made with your choice of silver or gold-plated wire, you'll learn to make a gorgeous helmweave bracelet. Enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and a cup of tea (and biscuits, of course!). Suitable for complete beginners, you will be guided through every step by Wendy, owner of The Little Craftery,...
West Sussex - Next course on 27th April 2019
It's amazing what you can do with a few metal rings! Another introduction to chainmaille weaving, this class will show you a new chain; Half Persian 4-in-1. Using rings made with plated wire in a choice of silver, gold, rose gold, antique gold or black wire, you'll learn to make a stunning two-tone bracelet. Enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and a cup of tea (and biscuits, of course!). Suitable for complete beginners, you will...
West Sussex - Next course on 15th May 2019
In this class you'll be using plated wire rings and pliers to create a small but fabulous sheet of European 4-in-1 chainmaille. Yes, that's the weave that some chainmaille vests are made from, but you'll turn your sheet of chainmaille into a gorgeous piece of jewellery! You'll choose from silver, gold, rose gold or antique silver plated wire rings, or any combination to create a necklace, bracelet or earrings, whatever you like. Enjoy a relaxed...
Tyne & Wear
Are you planning a hen party in Newcastle upon Tyne and want to try something creative? How about surprising the bride to be with jewellery making? Or just want to learn how to make some jewellery with your friends? Come along for a fun filled crafty time making a cocktail ring for each of you! Have matching jewellery or totally different ring all washed down with a glass of prosecco! Don’t worry if you aren’t...
West Midlands
Next Available date : 10am-12.30pm Saturday 12.01.2019 Friday 01.02.2019 Friday 01.03.2019 Friday 05.04.2019 Learn to make a silver ring! This jewellery workshop is a fantastic opportunity to try a new craft, see how you feel with the tools, techniques and with the workshop overall. During the 2.5 hour class you will make a beautiful, silver twisted ring to take home. The class is made even more enjoyable simply by the setting. Josephines studio is well...
Monmouthshire - Next course on 20th April 2019
Come along and join us to make your own unique artful wire bird sculpture. You will choose from a variety of wires, steel, iron, copper and aluminium to create your bird. Full guidance and support will be given to create the features of your bird such as feet, body tail etc. Booking is necessary as places are limited.
West Yorkshire
Come along to a well equipped Leeds City Centre studio for a fun and jam packed 4 hour silver ring making workshop with up to 5 friends! An exciting day consisting of learning the basics of jewellery making and walking away with your own beautiful handmade silver ring. You will be fully guided through the processes of sawing, filing, shaping, texturing and more so that you can create your own unique design. All whilst being...
County Durham - Next course on 24th April 2019
Join experienced jeweller/silversmith Lindsay Peter on a 6 week wirework jewellery making course, on Wednesday evenings 6:45pm until 9pm. Suitable for beginners or those with some jewellery knowledge that would like to learn new techniques working in wire. This course will cover basic techniques using pliers to practise along the way so that students can get used to using these tools. Other techniques covered include creating/forming wire shapes, both free-form and using jigs and mandrels....
Lincolnshire - Next course on 27th April 2019
Priscilla will share with you creative techniques developed through her own experimentation. During the workshop you will make your own sculpture inspired by whatever theme you wish. You will explore materials including wire, wax, fabric and found ephemera creating a 3D piece that can be embellished with hand stitch. Using an assortment of papers, buttons, beads and trimmings you will add finishing touches to your piece. Materials will be provided – all you need is...