Firstly I’d like to wish you a very happy new year; I hope 2018 is good to you.

Have you made any new year resolutions? Here’s an idea that wont be hard to stick to!  How about learning a new skill and doing something for YOU in 2018? We have classes for complete beginners and if you have already taken a class/es there will be a course to take your skills to the next level.

Learn something new in 2018!

Beginners
Fancy dipping your toe in to starting your jewellery making journey?  We have courses that run for a couple of hours, a whole day or over 10 weeks offering different skills in each.
For more info any course please scroll further down the email.

Making a Silver Ring – Saturday 27th January 2018 2-4pm or Saturday 19th May 10am-12pm
This is for you if you have never made any jewellery before or would like a refresher. We will make a silver band ring and you will learn how to saw, file, shape, solder and polish in this jam packed class!
£35 including the silver to make one ring and refreshments. Payment in full required to confirm a place on this course.

Beginners Silver Art Clay – Saturday 10th February 2018 10am-5pm at Artizan Studio Overton or Saturday 12th May 10am-5pm at our Basingstoke Studio
On the Beginners Silver Clay Day you will learn how to shape, texture and mould the clay in the morning. Following a break for lunch which will allow the clay time to dry we will file, smooth and fire the pieces before polishing.
You will learn lots of tips and everything you need to make your own silver clay pieces at home as well as taking at least 2 pieces of finished silver clay jewellery home with you on the day- usually many more!
Total price £75 which includes one 5 gram pack of silver clay.  More packs will be available to buy on the day as well as chains and findings such as earring wires.

Beginners Silver Jewellery Making – Starts Wednesday 17th January 2018 10am-12pm
Over the 10 weeks of this course you will learn traditional jewellery making techniques including soldering, sawing, texturing, doming and making a chain. You will take home your first silver ring at the end of the first lesson!
There will also be a chance for you to work on individual projects as you develop your skills and your own design ideas.
This course is held at our Basingstoke studio.
Please note there will be no classes in half term weeks beginning 12th February

Intermediate
If you have already started jewellery making but are looking to further your skills we have several courses which would be perfect for you.
For more info any course please scroll further down the email.

Intermediate Silver Clay– Wrap Round Rings and Bead Making -Saturday 3rd February 10am-5pm
On the Intermediate Silver Clay Day we will first have a recap of the Beginners course, following this we will look at taking your skills a step further to make a Wrap round ring and beads.  Following a break for lunch which will allow the clay time to dry we will file, smooth and fire the pieces before polishing.
You will learn lots of tips and everything you need to make your own silver clay pieces at home as well as taking at least 2 pieces of finished silver clay jewellery home with you on the day!
Total price £90 which includes two 5 gram packs of silver clay.  More packs will be available to buy on the day as well as chains and findings such as earring wires.
To do this course we ask that you have previously taken our Beginners Silver Art Clay class and you are happy with the basics of using the Silver Art Clay.

Intermediate Silver Clay– Stone Setting and Syringe Clay – Saturday 3rd March 10am-5pm
On the Intermediate Silver Clay Day we will first have a recap of the Beginners course, following this we will look at taking your skills a step further setting stones into the clay and using the Art Clay  syringe clay.  Following a break for lunch which will allow the clay time to dry we will file, smooth and fire the pieces before polishing.
You will learn lots of tips and everything you need to make your own silver clay pieces at home as well as taking at least 2 pieces of finished silver clay jewellery home with you on the day!
Total price £90 which includes one 5 gram pack of silver clay, a 5 gram syringe of silver clay and a few stones to set.  More packs will be available to buy on the day as well as chains and findings such as earring wires.
To do this course we ask that you have previously taken our Beginners Silver Art Clay class and you are happy with the basics of using the Silver Art Clay

Intermediate Silver Jewellery Making – Starts Wednesday 17th January 2018 10am-12pm
Over the 10 weeks of the course we will take the skills you have previously learnt on to the next stage including stone setting, making a locket and refining the skills previously learnt.
To do this course we ask that you have previously completed the beginners course.
There will also be a chance for you to work on individual projects as you develop your skills and design ideas.  There may be a mix of ability levels within the class.
This course is held at our Basingstoke studio.
Please note there will be no classes in half term weeks beginning 12th February

Private lessons
If you cant make our classes or would like to learn something specific we also offer private lessons; please just get in touch to discuss.

Please get in touch with any questions or to book a class by heading to the contact page .  Please bear in mind that we require a deposit to confirm a place on any course.

Happy jewellery making!
Laura xx

PS- Not sure its for you or cant decide which class to take? Have a look at our review page to see what others have said about our courses here

PPS- If you have already booked a course I will be in touch a week before with more information.