I run a number of one day sessions and evening workshops throughout the year including cabochon stone setting, spoon making and fun evenings all with materials included.
As cafes, shops and cinemas have started to open I have set up a number of courses with new Covid-19 safety precautions in place. Courses are mostly daytime at the moment but please click here to sign up to my mailing list if you’d like to be first to hear about new courses and evening sessions coming soon.
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Gift voucher for a £35 workshop (or part payment of a higher value course)
Gift vouchers can be redeemed against any of my £35 workshops with available spaces or used as part payment for higher value courses. Please contact me with the persons name and your address to receive your printed gift voucher through the post. Beccy925@hotmail.com Vouchers can also be made up for specific courses with availability. Please contact me to ensure space reservation. (Vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase)
Mullion – stacking rings course – 10th August – full
MULLION – Sea glass and sea pottery workshop – 12th August from 7pm
Enjoy a relaxed evening learning how to encase sea glass and pottery in fine silver frames to make earrings or pendants. Materials are included in the course fee.
Enamelling workshop – 8th September from 7pm @ Yardley Arts – £40
Learn how to use enamels to add colour to silver and copper components. You’ll complete a range of samples in copper and then cut silver pendants and earring forms to enamel with your favourite colours. All materials are included. Yardley Arts – The Old School Hall, The Square, Yardley Hastings, NN7 1EU
Forged rings – 10th September – 9.30am – Yardley Arts
Learn how to form and shape silver wires to create fluid shapes by hammering. You will make 2 rings from a choice of 4 designs. Suitable for 10 years and up.
Wax carving workshop – 17th September 9.30am-12.30pm – @Yardley Arts – includes wax (casting extra)
Spend the morning learning all the techniques needed to carve your very own ring or pendant design in wax. If you would like your wax cast in silver we will let you know the cost which is calculated by weight and charged on the day (approx £20) Your castings will come back to you all cleaned up and professionally polished.
Silver jewellery day – 24th September from 9.30am – 3pm at Yardley Arts
Learn all the techniques needed to make a pendant or ring to your own design and add a cabochon stone setting or tube setting. All materials are included in the course fee.
Silver jewellery day – 30th September from 9.30-3pm
On this one day course you will be guided through all the techniques needed to be able to make a silver pendant, ring, earrings or cuff links with a stone setting. Materials included in the course fee.
Keum-Boo workshop – 1st October 7pm – Yardley Arts
Learn the fascinating technique of adding gold foil to fine silver to make a pair of earrings and a pendant. Suitable for ages 8 and up. All materials included in the course fee.
Wide ring / bracelet Making – 8th October – 7pm – @Yardley Arts
Learn how to make a bracelet or textured ring on this course suitable for total beginners. You will be guided you through all the techniques needed to enable you to make a piece of jewellery in a relaxed setting. Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall, The Square, Yardley Hastings, NN7 1EU
Metal clay workshop – 10th October – 9.30-12.30 at yardley Arts – with Tuuli Parker
In this three hour session, you will learn the basics of working with silver clay with demonstrations and tips for successful jewellery making. You will roll, texture, fire and finish a minimum of one .999 fine silver pendant which will be ready to take home at the end of the workshop (potentially more depending on the size and shape chosen). The course costs include 7g of fine silver clay, soft drinks and nibbles.
Wide ring / bracelet workshop – 22nd October from 9.30am
Enjoy an evening learning how to texture and form silver to create either a wide ring or bracelet. All materials are included.
Stacking rings workshop at Yardley Arts on the 5th November from 7pm
Learn all the techniques needed to create your own set of 3 silver stacking rings.
Stacking rings workshop – 12th November from 9.30am at Yardley Arts
Learn all the techniques needed to make your very own set of 3 silver stacking rings. There is a choice of 5 different styles from forged to planished and also some twisted wires.