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!
Spend a relaxed and informal day learning new skills to make your own solid silver pendant and / or earrings using the wide range of materials available to you. Every aspect of the processes involved in making silver jewellery this way will be demonstrated and discussed in the workshop. Not only will you come away with some gorgeous pieces but you will also leave with the knowledge to go forward to create more pieces at...
Come and get wired one weekend! Learn how to use wire and other materials to make the sculpture of your choice – the only limit is your imagination. This course is perfect for releasing the creativity that we all have inside ourselves, regardless of your ability or experience. And the best part is that wire is so accessible you can carry on doing it at home with minimal expense.
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1-2-1 Resin Art Workshop with Emma Jones - Resin Artist
This course is being phased out and replaced with the 1-2-4 workshop. The 1-2-4 workshop will give you the same personal experience with the added ability to discus your progress with fellow new resin artists. The new course will only ever have a maximum of 4 people in the course and is on the last Friday of every month.
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New course dates added due to high demand: Thurs 6th June/Thurs 11th July
This is a great beginner’s introduction to making silver jewellery and is open to anyone, whether they have had some experience before making jewellery or not.
The following topics are covered, with plenty of hands on:
- Introduction to materials and techniques
- Useful tools and resources
- Sanding and filing
- Annealing and preparation for fabrication
- Basic fabrication/soldering...
Full day course teaching the basics of silver clay. Students are taught everything they need to go away and start making their own silver jewellery from silver clay. At the end of the day they will take home several pieces of jewellery, depending on size, and new skills they can use.
The invention of a new material called Silver Clay has opened up new business opportunities for entrepreneurs who may be young Mums or people that require the flexibility of a job that can be fitted in around their families and their busy lives. This course is taught by Paula Louise Paton who has been in the jewellery business for more than 18 years. Paula runs her own jewellery business and continually updates the course content...
Working with a range of decorative fusible glass types, you will develop an understanding of glass fusing which enable you to make stunning jewellery.
You will experiment with colour, shape, bubble pens and other decorative items to create pendants, earrings and cuff links. You will be taught to use dichroic glass which adds a bit of magic dazzle to fused jewellery.
Everything you need to make your finished pieces is included in the course, including...
Come join a one day jewellery making workshop in Warwickshire - delicious lunch included - and go home with a unique necklace made from papier maché beads , perhaps earrings too. Ideal for birthdays and reunions with those you love. Get in touch to book for a group of four, or for more details.
Love putting different colours and textures together? Create a collection of handmade fresco-inspired beads and experience the magic of threading them...
Following our attendance at London Fashion Week in February (2019) we received a number of private messages requesting some teaching in the basics of jewellery making... well guess what?! Your wish is our command...We are now offering a selection of different jewellery making workshops throughout the year!
Join us for an afternoon or evening of fun, creativity and cake.
Our courses currently run on a Thursday, Saturday & Sunday afternoon or a Friday night!
I offer day courses in Silver Clay. Silver clay is made from silver particles suspended in a binder which once sculpted and fired burns away to leave pure/fine silver (99%). It means that you can create beautiful silver jewellery easily in one session. As an enameller the reason I started using silver clay was to create pieces that I could then enamel, which can also be covered.
Covered in the lesson are:
Types of clay...