With beads from gemstones, paper, ceramics, and glass – jewellery design (and our studio) is full of mesmerising findings and wires that can be bent and shaped to your will. From simple beaded earring to hours of painstaking bead an chain mail work, making your own jewellery is the perfect functional craft for all to experience.
Discover below some of the jewellery design workshops we offer.
wire wrapped jewellery
Discover the beauty of twisted and curled wire working combined with wire profiles, gauges, and colours and finishes to create beautiful surrounds for beads and cabochons. Use the techniques to surround heirloom pieces and create new treasures or turn found objects into wearable art.
From a pile of jump rings emerges striking chain mail jewellery. Use this medieval technique of linking rings to make patterns and designs, attach and surround beads, and construct beautiful jewellery. Make your own rings from a wide variety of colours and gauges of wire or use pre made pieces for speed.