Jewellery Making in an Orangery!
A wonderful experience crafting your own design and learning traditional skills to make contemporary jewellery.
MAny of my Collections incorporate plants . the opportunity to have a studio where I could grow A wider variety of UNUSUAL plants offered new inspiration and a holistic and calming space to offer classes.
Perhaps you know someone who has a passion for jewellery and would love to be able to make their own. A Gift voucher for a class is a lovely present for a loved one. you could take a half day workshop to make a unique gift for friends or family.
You will be expertly guided through the exciting range of tools, and techniques, gain new skills, have fun and come away with a unique and precious jewellery piece.
Do you want to make an incredible present for the special someone in your life. Develop a brief and with expert guidance and access to a complete jewellers workshop create a gift that you have made yourself with them in mind.
"The course was excellent! It was very hands-on and covered a range of useful techniques. I was amazed by how much I managed to achieve in such a short time and thanks to Katie's clear explanations and tailored approach I came away with skills that I'll be able to use time and time again. I'd recommend this course to anyone whether they are a beginner or already have some jewellery making experience." Susie Newbigging
Your final piece can be made in sterling silver and can include glass enamel and semi precious stones.
Practice pieces will be made in copper to explore skills such as marking out metal to cut out your designs, saw piercing, drilling, annealing metal, forming, texturing and embossing, basic soldering, polishing and a range of finishes.
You are also welcome to bring any materials that you may want to work with perhaps your intrigued to see what collected textures can be printed or Maybe you have A jewellery piece that you wish to up-cycle. With over 18 years teaching experience I am adept at facilitating a unique creative experience with lots of fun and skills gathered on the way. Suitable for Absolute Beginner to Intermediate and Advanced.
The sUNDAY CLASS IS DESIGNED TO HAVE NO MORE THAN 5 in a Group to make sure you get all the attention and guidance you need to complete your jewellery piece.
Classes can be arranged for larger groups if you are looking for an alternative hen party where you will have a memorable piece to remind you of your special time together. Perhaps you want to mark a birthday and are looking for an interesting and different experience. why not get together with a group of friends and enjoy an afternoon creatively. an additional tutor will be on hand to offer expert making support for Larger groups to ensure that you have all the guidance to realise your piece in the time allotted. PRosecco can be served with the cake to celebrate your creations and your special day. Get in tOuch to have a Tailor made jewellery Making experience.
stone set adjustable Ring
Create a unique ring that is adjustable to wear on different fingers. Or a good opTion if making a gift for someone and your not sure of their ring size.
Explore texture on metal soldering techniques forming a ring and the fundamentals of setting a cabochon semi precious gem stone.
£95 per person MiniMum 2 Max 5 in class