Making jewellery is extremely satisfying, as anyone who has experience of this will tell you! The courses listed below vary widely in price, length, and topic - but wherever you are in the UK - whether you fancy silver-smithing, beading or experimenting with metal clay, there will be a jewellery making course to suit you!
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, six days a week (not Monday), (although specific dated courses will start in 2019) 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...
Special price offer for March 2019 weekday tuition reduced from £130 to £99. Weekend tuition reduced from £140 to £109 per day. Prices are per person. View the online calendar on Lucy's site for availability then contact Lucy direct to make your booking.
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...
Beginners Fused Glass Workshop in the Creative with Nature studio gallery in Todmorden, West Yorkshire.
This workshop is ideal for those who fancy a relaxing and peaceful day of creativity. It is a brilliant workshop which allows participants to be introduced to the wonderful world of Glass Fusing. The techniques used are easy to pick up and you will create a range of beautiful glass items that can be treasured or given away as special...
In this workshop you will experiment with copper wire to make two bangles then one in silver. I shall demonstrate how to texture, form distress use a saw frame and solder the copper and silver wire to form your bangles. My studio is filled with a mix of eclectic pieces to fuel your imagination and the yard outside is great for a picnic.
There is a minimum of 3 students and 5 maximum to ensures...
Introduction to Silver Clay one day course
This course covers the following:
-Making a textured pendant with or without a cut out
-How to successfully join two dry pieces of clay
-How to use moulding compounds and how to make charms and earrings from the moulds
-How to make an Arum Lily pendant
-Torch firing and kiln firing
-How to make Jump rings, headpins and earring fittings
-Finishing your piece (brushed or high shine finishes)...
Learn to make your own beautiful fine silver jewellery from Art clay silver, at my studio in Newcastle upon Tyne. No previous experience is necessary!
Silver clay when fired, which can be done using an inexpensive torch at home, results in 99.9% fine silver pieces. By the end of my course you will have some beautiful jewellery to take home.
I will teach you the following:
Rolling & cutting
Pre fire finishing
In this three 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 project in mind...
Come and learn how to make unique glass beads from rods of glass in the flame... addictive fun for you alone or with friends where i do a 50% reduced rate for the second and subsequent people.. 3 hrs where you make the beads in the flame and keep them all. An opportunity to make them into beautiful jewellery if you choose on the day. A great gift!
This is a one day Silver Jewellery workshop can be run on either a weekday or weekend, whatever suits your needs.
Also included are Wedding Ring Workshop Days.
The precious metal you require for your Wedding bands is chosen by you, but it can be Sterling Silver, 9ct Yellow or White gold or 18ct Yellow or White gold. For further information please email me. (Costs for this particular day vary from the price above)
Join us on our one day beginners workshop to learn the fundamentals of creating your own beautiful solid silver jewellery.
This workshop is aimed at those with no little or no experience of working with silver clay. After this workshop you will have the knowledge and skills to be able to create your own designs in the comfort of your own home.
Guided by your instructor you’ll make four pieces of solid silver jewellery. What...