in Hickling Pastures, Melton Mowbray
Wire Wrapping Bracelet with lunch & wine included at Hanwell Wine Estate
Wire Wrapping Jewellery Workshop Join us for a relaxing, creative day learning to wire wrap your own unique handcrafted bracelet and ring. Working in our 100sqm Craft barn you will enjoy the beautiful views from the large windows looking out onto the stunning Nottinghamshire countryside that lies ahead. Two different designs to choose from, your talented tutor Jo will take you through the techniques of wiring step by step, so by the time you have finished, you will feel relaxed and content that you have not only made a treasured bracelet and ring to wear but learn a new craft too. What you will learn: The best way to work with copper and beads A variety of techniques including wrapping, binding and twisting to achieve the desired result The tools needed for different types, shapes, and gauges of wire Confidence to work with the tools and materials Who is the workshop for- Perfect for beginners or people with experience. Outline of your morning 10.00am Arrival with refreshments 10.05am Welcome and meet your tutor Jo; Decide which bracelet design to make; Introduction to tools and materials; Get hands-on and learn the techniques to make your bracelet. 11.15am Refreshments and a snack Continue where you left off; 12.30pm Enjoy a vegetarian homemade lunch served with a glass of local wine. 1.15pm Continue where you left off. 2.30pm Refreshment break with a snack. Before your session is over you will make a ring as well. 4.00pm Finish and depart with your wonderful handcrafted jewellery pieces. About your tutor Jo Fleming An experienced jewellery designer/maker, Jo attending her first craft fair in 1989 with beaded jewellery, but for the last 15 years has predominantly used traditional silversmithing and wire wrapping techniques to create handcrafted pieces in sterling silver and copper, sometimes including semi-precious stones. Jo’s style is influenced by art nouveau, along with inspiration from the textures and shapes of the natural world. To ensure the quality of your personal experience, group size will be limited to 8. (Please note: a minimum number of 4 bookings is required in order for the session to go ahead) Suitable for children aged 16 years and over must be accompanied by a paying adult.
What's included in the price?
You will be working with copper, everything is included in the workshop price:- all tools, materials, plus 2-course homemade vegetarian lunch with a glass of local wine, refreshments, and snacks. Nothing to bring, just yourself
1 day (10:00am to 4:00pm)
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
- Wheelchair users
- Hearing impaired
- Limited mobility
- Learning difficulties (SEN)
- Corporate days out & team building
- Public transport
- Suitable for beginners
- Parking provided
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- Hen dos