Classes with Hampshire School of Jewellery in Basingstoke.

We offer a range of one off classes which are perfect for beginners and a great introduction to jewellery making.   They also act as a refresher to revisit a particular technique or process if you do have some experience.

Classes are held at our Basingstoke Studio unless specified.

All materials are included in these classes unless stated and payment in full is required to confirm any bookings.

These classes can also be run as hen do’s, baby showers, birthday celebrations or just as an excuse to get some friends together please get in touch to discuss a private booking.

 

Please get in touch to book or ask any questions by using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

We look forward to meeting you. Laura x

 

Beginners Silver Art Clay Workshop  – £90 – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 3rd December 10am – 4.30pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

On the Beginners Silver Clay Day you will learn how to shape, texture and mould the clay in the morning to make pendants and /or earrings. Following a break for lunch which will allow the clay time to dry we will file, smooth and fire the pieces before polishing.

This session is a great introduction to jewellery making and suitable for complete beginners as well as if you have some experience.  You could make some Christmas gifts in this class or of course just something for yourself! We have a few Christmas cutters and shapes if you want to make something festive.

For more information  please use the contact from at the bottom of the page.

“It’s amazing what you can achieve and leave wearing something you’ve created!

Warning: working with silver art clay is totally addictive!”  Carrie – Beginners Silver Art Clay

Spinning ring making

Make a Silver Spinning Ring  – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 10th December – 9.30am – 1pm  – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

This is our most popular class, why not come and make your own silver spinner ring!

In the class we will firstly make the centre ring before making the spinners to complete your design.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £55 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Make your own Copper Christmas Decorations – £40 

Saturday 10th December – 2pm – 5pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will be creating copper Christmas Decorations that you can add to your tree. 

We will show you a variety of skills including piercing out using the saw to cut your shapes and have a range of seasonal additions to add the finishing touches to your designs.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some previous experience.

This class is £40 and includes the copper and accessories to make your decoration/s. Silver will also be available to purchase on the day if you would prefer to use this.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Stacking Ring Class

Make a Set of Silver Stacking Rings – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 17th December 10am – 1pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW 

In this class you will make set of three silver stacking rings using a variety of silver wires.

In making your ring set you will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder polish the silver and more!

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creations!

This class is £55 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Beginners Silver Jewellery Making – 10 week course – £240 + materials

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH TO JOIN THE WAITING LIST FOR TO START IN JANUARY 2023

Over the 10 weeks of the Beginners Silver Jewellery Making 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.   More information can be found over on our Beginners page here.

Please contact us using the form below for more information or to join the waiting list.

Spinning ring making

Make a Silver Spinning Ring  – £60 – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 21st January – 9.30am – 1pm  – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

This is our most popular class, why not come and make your own silver spinner ring!

In the class we will firstly make the centre ring before making the spinners to complete your design.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Stacking Ring Class

Make a Set of Silver Stacking Rings – £60 – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 21st January 2pm – 5pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW 

In this class you will make set of three silver stacking rings using a variety of silver wires.

In making your ring set you will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder polish the silver and more!

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creations!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Stone setting class at Hampshire School of Jewellery

Make a Stone Set Silver Ring – £65

Saturday 28th January 10am – 1pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will make a silver ring and set it with a gemstone of your choice.

This class is suitable for beginners and is an introduction to stone setting techniques.

When booking please choose your gemstone from Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Garnet, Amazonite or Rose Quartz. If your chosen gem isn’t available we will source something similar for you.

This class is £65 which includes the silver and gemstone to make your ring.

“I really enjoyed the afternoon. I have made a fantastic ring”  Kate- Stone Set Ring Class

For more information please use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Earring Making Workshop – £55 – FULLY BOOKED

 Saturday 28th January 2pm – 5pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will make a pair earrings (or perhaps 2 depending on your design!) Your earrings can be either studs or dangly, and you will learn how to shape, saw, file, shape, solder and polish the silver.

Perfect for beginners or if you have some experience. We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your newly created earrings!

This class is £55 and includes all materials to make your silver studs or drop earrings.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please use the contact form below.

Beginners Silver Art Clay Workshop – £90 

Saturday 4th February 10am – 4.30pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

On the Beginners Silver Clay Day you will learn how to shape, texture and mould the clay in the morning to make pendants and /or earrings. Following a break for lunch which will allow the clay time to dry we will file, smooth and fire the pieces before polishing.

This session is a great introduction to jewellery making and suitable for complete beginners as well as if you have some experience. 

For more information  please use the contact from at the bottom of the page.

“It’s amazing what you can achieve and leave wearing something you’ve created!

Warning: working with silver art clay is totally addictive!”  Carrie – Beginners Silver Art Clay

Spinning ring making

Make a Silver Spinning Ring  – £60

Saturday 11th February – 9.30am – 1pm  – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

This is our most popular class, why not come and make your own silver spinner ring!

In the class we will firstly make the centre ring before making the spinners to complete your design.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Stacking Ring Class

Make a Set of Silver Stacking Rings – £60

Saturday 11th February 2pm – 5pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW 

In this class you will make set of three silver stacking rings using a variety of silver wires.

In making your ring set you will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder polish the silver and more!

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creations!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Spinning ring making

Make a Silver Spinning Ring  – £60

Friday 10th March – 9.30am – 1pm  – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

This is our most popular class, why not come and make your own silver spinner ring!

In the class we will firstly make the centre ring before making the spinners to complete your design.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Stone set necklace

Make a Silver Stone Set Pendant – £65 

Saturday 11th March 9.30am -1pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will make a silver pendant and set it with a gemstone of your choice.

This class is suitable for beginners and is an introduction to stone setting techniques.

When booking please choose your gemstone from Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Garnet, Amazonite (turquoise colour) or Rose Quartz. If your chosen gem isn’t available we will source something similar for you.

This class is £65 which includes the silver and gemstone to make your pendant. A selection of chains will be available to purchase on the day if required.

For more information please use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Make a Set of 3 Silver Bangles – £100

Saturday 11th March – 2pm – 5pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will make a set of 3 silver bangles to fit you perfectly.  You will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder and polish the silver to make your bangles.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience of jewellery making.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creations!

This class is £100 and includes the silver to make 3 bangles similar to those shown in the photo.  More silver can be purchased on the day if required.

You can texture your silver and wave one or more bangles or even interlink your set to make your set unique to you! 

Make a Silver Chain Link Bracelet – £125

Saturday 18th March 10am – 4pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW

In this class we will make a silver chain link bracelet to fit you perfectly.  You will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder and polish the silver to make your bracelet.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience of jewellery making.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £125 includes the silver to make your chain link bracelet  We will show you how to make a clasp and have a selection of pre made ones to choose from if you prefer.  More silver can be purchased on the day if required.

You can texture some or all of your silver links to make your bracelet unique to you! 

Stacking Ring Class

Make a Set of Silver Stacking Rings – £60

Friday 24th March 10am – 1pm – CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW 

In this class you will make set of three silver stacking rings using a variety of silver wires.

In making your ring set you will learn how to size, saw, file, shape, solder polish the silver and more!

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creations!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your silver ring.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Intermediate Silver Jewellery Making – 10 week course 

The next term will start in January 2023 – Please message us to join the waiting lists.

In the first term of the intermediate course we will cover making spinning rings, setting cabochon gemstones and developing the skills we have been building up this term.  The intermediate courses have mixed abilities in each class and the different levels work on different projects.

There will also be a chance for you to work on individual projects as you develop your skills and your own design ideas.

More information can be found over on our Intermediate page here.

Please contact us using the form below for more information or to join the waiting list. 

Intermediate Silver Art Clay – £100 

Please contact us to receive more information about future dates

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 by setting stones into the clay and using the Art Clay syringe clay.

Total price £100 which includes one 5 gram pack of silver clay, a 5 gram syringe of silver clay and a few stones to set.  More packs of clay 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.

For more info or to book get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Making a silver bangle

Make a Silver Bangle – £60 – Please contact us to receive more information about future dates

In this class we will make a silver bangle to fit you perfectly.

This class is suitable for beginners or if you have some experience.  We will break each stage down step by step throughout the class so you can leave wearing your new creation!

This class is £60 and includes all materials to make your sterling silver bangle.

Payment in full is required to book a place on this class.

For more information please use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

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