Workshops

IMPORTANT INFO REGARDING OUR WORKSHOPS:-

Workshops are run at my home based studio in Royal Wootton Bassett. Spaces are only reserved once full payment has been received. Please email [email protected], text or call Rachel 07828 552610 to reserve your space and arrange payment. payments are not refundable, although with at least 48 hours notice payment can be utilised toward another workshop.Facilities - Sadly we do not currently have any wheelchair access to the premises and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.We offer free tea and coffee during your workshop.We have toilet facilities here!

Celtic wire workshop

Make a celtic style wirework pendant.

Cost £25 which includes materials

Date: Thursday 15th November 2018 from 12pm-2.30pm 

Projects: Create this beautiful wire pendant by shaping wires around a cabochon and make intricate wire weaving to secure the focal piece in place. 

Tools provided for your use during the workshop 

Skill level: Prevous experience of working with wire recommended.

2 more spaces available on this workshop 

Beadwork

Make a Beadwork pendant.  

Cost £25 which includes materials

Tuesday 27th November 10am -12.30pm

Projects: Create this beautiful beadwork pendant, using a technique called bead weaving.  This is a type of jewellery making using needle and specialist beaders thread.  The beads used are a combination of small seed beads and twin holed beads, alongside crystals. 

All relevant tools and equipment provided for use during the workshop.  There will also be a selection of colour choices.  

Skill level: This course is suitable for beginners, although it is recommended that you have used needle and thread before! 

Using the Coiling Gizmo

Make a Wire coiled bracelet using the coiling gizmo.

Cost £15 which includes materials

Date: Wed 21st Nov from 9:30-11am 

Projects: Create a wirework bracelet using the coiling gizmo, which is a tool that is clamped to the table and allows you to make neat coils, using various sized mandrels. Its a clever device and you will produce a bracelet during the session. 

Tools & use of coiling gizmo providing  during the workshop 

Skill level: This is a good course for regular beaders and also suitable for beginners. 

 

Kumihimo Japanse Braiding

Cost £20 which includes materials

Date: Thurs 22nd November 2018 from 10.30-12.30pm. 

 Projects: Create a bracelet using the kumihimo board and learn the techniques to produce a professional finish. 

Tools provided for use during the session. 

Skill level: For complete beginners or any beaders requiring a refresher!

Make a beaded necklace and stretch bracelet

Cost £15 which includes materials

Date: Wednesday 28th Nov 10.30-12pm

Projects:Create a beaded necklace using tigertail thread and a stretch bracelet. 

Tools provided for use during the workshop 

Skill level: This course is for beginners or existing beaders looking for a refresher. 

Make a Gemstone tree of life Pendant.  

Cost £25 which includes materials

Date: Thurs 29th November 9:30am - 12pm

Projects:Create a tree of life pendant. I will take you through each step from shaping and hammer the outside wire, to weaving and sculpting the branches. 

Tools provided for use during the workshop 

Skill level: This course good for regular beaders and also suitable for beginners .

Make a celtic style wirework pendant.

Cost £25 which includes materials

Date: Wed 5th Dec 2018 from 12pm-2.30pm 

Projects: Create this beautiful wire pendant by shaping wires around a cabochon and make intricate wire weaving to secure the focal piece in place. 

Tools provided for your use during the workshop 

Skill level: Prevous experience of working with wire recommended.

 Further dates to be announced soon - please email to register your interest for the next course. 

Beginners Jewellery Making Taster Session

Make a beaded necklace and stretch bracelet

Cost £15 which includes materials

Date: Thurs 6th Dec 10-11.30am

Projects:  Create a stretch glass beaded bracelet and Dangle earrings with Sterling Silver components. 

Tools provided for use during the workshop 

Skill level: This course is for beginners or existing beaders looking for a refresher. 

Make a Gemstone tree of life Suncatcher

Cost £35 which includes materials

Date: Tues 11th Dec 9.30-12.30pm

Projects: Create a tree of life Suncatcher. I will take you through each step from shaping and hammering the outside wire, to weaving and sculpting the branches, making the ornamental crystal dangle and hanging element.

Tools provided for use during the workshop 

Skill level: It is recommended that you complete the tree of life pendant workshop or have some wirework experience prior to doing this course.