Spend a fun and relaxing day making a range of beautiful beaded jewellery!
Learn the absolute fundamentals of jewellery making in our brand new Beginners Beading class which has been entirely revised and overhauled to cover all of the essential techniques required to make your own personalised earrings, necklaces and bracelets. In this class you will use using a wide range of beads and fittings and receive lots of information to help you get started making your own professional quality jewellery at home.
Techniques covered in this class include:
How to use a range of beading tools and stringing materials
How to professionally create loops and manipulate wire
How to plan your designs and string your beads
How to open and close jump rings and assemble your work
How to attach clasps and finish your work to a professional standard
How to do basic wire wrapped beads and drops
How to make your own clasps and earwires
How to make a variety of beaded necklaces, bracelets and earrings including a tiered beaded necklace.
Whether you want to make jewellery as a hobby or take it further as a home business, this is a great class for everyone and covers all of the basics, so that you can continue to make beautiful and professional jewellery from homestraight after the course.
The day runs from 10am-5pm (we will sure to fit in plenty of projects so that you really get value for moeny)
All materials are included in the cost of the class as well as plenty of tea, coffee and luxury biscuits!
Most students make at least 5 pieces of finished jewellery to take home
No previous experience is necessary
The classes are all run by expert tutors with years of professional experience who are friendly, knowledgeable and approachable.
The size of the classes is kept small to allow plenty of one-on-one attention and the maximum number of students for this class is 8.
This is a popular class we have been runing for 7 years with excellent results, it promises not to disappoint.
We take an hour break for lunch and there are plenty of local shops to get food from, or you can always bring a packed lunch to eat in the studio. If you have any questions regarding this, or other courses please don't hesitate to get in touch.
'This course exceeded my expectations, I was amazed how much I came away with. The tutor was excellent, well prepared, spaced everything well and had time for each of us individually. Best money I have spent in ages!'
'It is a great way to learn a new skill. Very therapeutic experience'
'Brilliant course, learned lots and went home with some beautiful jewellery'
'The classes were fantastic; our teacher was wonderful and very helpful, we made so many lovely things - I will definitely be booking more classes soon!'
'A lovely class that inspires you to make and create jewellery as professional as anything in the shops'
Can't find what you are looking for in one of our regular classes? You can book private tutiton days with our tutors in our studio that are tailor made to your specific learning requirements. Click here for full infomation on private tuition.
Please Note: Our classes are suitable for those aged 16 and over & for health and safety reasons, all students need to wear closed toe shoes when coming to the workshop. If you have any access requirements, please contact us before booking a course. And due to our small class sizes we are unable to offer transfers or refunds on our courses once booked. Please make sure you can make the date before booking. Thanks LJS x