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!
Come and make an itty-bitty adorable little tiny silver box with Joy!
The bottom is a small organic shaped box that you'll design your own shape for; in this class we are not making strict and straight slab sides, we are playing with flowing lines! You'll form your box shape with a texture that goes all around it. If you want, you might also want to add some extra detail to the sides of the...
You will start the session with a learning the basics of wirework, tools and types of wires used for various project. There will be a short practice session to form some simple shapes like angles, swirls and how to flatten them. There will be an option to choose a gemstone or beads want to use for your project or you can bring your own beads and jewellery to be upcycled and included in your project....
In this session we will look at using colour enamel to add colours to copper and aluminium shapes. We will have lots of time to play with different colours (including glitters!) and try out different techniques.
We will break everything down step by step so this class is perfect for beginners or if you have some experience. Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.
This is a great course to...
You will learn the step by step process of designing and making a vintage-inspired bracelet and earrings, possibly a few pairs, by looking at:
Vintage jewellery recycling
The tools you will need to use and how to use each one
The materials you will need to use to make all of your jewellery
How to finish them to a professional standard using vintage or new quality plated findings
You will learn about vintage...
My workshop space is a cosy wooden cabin in my garden where it is fully equipped with everything you need to make your rings, along with full 1-2-1 tuition and support throughout the process.
You can make rings in sterling silver or 9ct gold. Rings can be D-shape, court, round or flat shaped bands.
The day will start at 10am and finish around 4pm, during this time you will be able to complete your rings...
A foundation course in jewellery making giving you a thorough grounding in many processes used in the production of jewellery and the opportunity to develop personal skills in the use of hand tools. This short course will give you the confidence to develop your own ideas enabling you to create a piece of jewellery to take home. A full introductory course in 2 days - all day Saturday & Sunday 10am - 5pm.
Do you fancy a creative afternoon / evening at our studio, based at the idyllic setting of Riverside Organic farm? We are situated in a very old barn, on a beautiful working organic farm in the middle of Cheshire countryside. Situated approx 8 miles from J18 of the M6.
Each Thursday we hold an adults craft club in both the afternoon (1-2.30pm) and evening (7-8.30pm). The session is friendly and informal, where some people come...
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.
Create jewellery and small objects using wireworking techniques. Ideal for beginners or those with some jewellery experience wishing to learn a new skill.
Who is this course for
Develop skills to design and create wirework jewellery. You will learn basic techniques of working with coloured wire to create Jewellery
Suitable for complete beginners. Also ideal for those who have some jewellery experience but wish to add to their repertoire.
concessionary fees available to those who...
Learn various wire wrapping techniques to create your very own wire wrapped jewellery. You will also learn how to use wire as a structure and make a basic ring! You will make three pieces of beautiful wire wrapped beaded fashion jewellery.
You will learn:
• Various wire wrapping techniques
• How to use wire to make structures for your beaded jewellery
Classes run on selected Saturdays throughout the year.
For more information or to book...