Resin Jewellery Evening Class
This is a great class where you have 5 weeks to experiment with this fantastic material, Resin.
You will have a chance to make a whole range of pieces including, rings, bracelets, necklaces, pendents, earrings etc.. almost anything you can think of. Resin is a fantastic material to work with particularly in this current climate, as it is very affordable and so versatile.
Techniques that will be covered include:
- Mould Making
- Mixing resins from scratch
- Adding Colour and Tinting
- Designing pieces to make in resin
- Adding insertions such as glitter, feathers, charms, and other objects
- Sanding, polishing and buffing to give a professional finish.
- Making finished pieces of jewellery
Resin is a great way of adding colour to your jewellery work including metal clay pieces, silver, gold and copper pieces as well as just creating solid resin pieces. It is also very popular at the moment, it is basically a type of plastic that is worn in all types of jewellery that you may have seen in fashion and high street shops.
The types of resin we use in this class are non-toxic but if you have allergies or if you are pregnant you will have the option to wear a mask when polishing.
What you need to bring to this class:
For this class you don't need to bring anything but yourself as everything is provided. However, it is a good idea to think about what you would like to make and bring any ideas you have; pictures, sketches or pieces you like. Don't worry if you don't have a project in mind as we have plenty of inspiration around our workshop too.
As with all of our classes, all materials are included in the cost of the class as well as plenty of tea coffee and luxury biscuits! 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.
If you have any questions regarding this, or other courses please don't hesitate to get in touch.
What some of our students have said about this class
'An excellent class and a lovely material to work with' Jamie Olsden
'We had a great time, and made some really lovely things. I will definitely be recommending this class to my friends. I especially enjoyed the mould making and learning how to use resin to make such a diverse range of pieces' Sandra Keynide
'Micheal is a great teacher and i loved every minute of this class, can't wait to see you again next month for the perspex too :)' Nuna San Lough
Student Gallery - Check out what other students have made on this class below: