17 May - Beginners Jewellery Making Workshop
Learn to make your own beaded gemstone jewellery with a friendly tutor in this Friday morning workshop, 10.00am-1.00pm.
You will learn many skills to craft your own necklaces, earrings and a bracelet to take home. You will be guided to learn a variety of techniques with demonstrations and support to create your own, unique designs from sterling silver, silver plated and gold plated wire.
- Jewellery design
- Make ear wires
- Make head pins
- Methods of attaching beads
- Making connectors
- Wire wrapping stones
- Using wire to form shapes
- Make hoop earrings
- Make dangle earrings
- Making a beaded bar necklace
- Making cluster necklaces
- Using tools
- Where to buy materials and tools
- how to care for your jewellery
And you will have a set of beautiful and unique jewellery to take away with you.
The workshop takes place at my Twickenham (South West London) garden studio with all tools and materials, tea and coffee provided. The teacher is (me) Kate Harvey - the founder of Grace & Flora Jewellery. I run various regular workshops including beginners jewellery making: and beginners silversmithing projects. Feel free to get in touch for private lessons in small groups or other questions.