Jewellery making workshops with designer and maker Michelle Johnson.

 

The Biscuit Factory has a wonderful cafe, serving really excellent food for lunch, there are also other good cafe's in the area to refuel before or after creating your own beautiful piece of silver jewellery. I serve tea (some fancy!) coffee, tea and biscuits throughout your workshop.

My workshops are small and accomodate four people, so lots of individual attention!

Fun and and inspirational workshops for individuals, groups of friends, family, couples, hen and birthday parties.

Give a jewellery making experience as a gift, gift certificates available, just contact me. If you have received a gift certificate please contact me.

A very special workshop for couples, make your own or each others wedding rings, contact me to arrange a date to suit. This one day workshop costs £200 per couple, materials are extra, a silver wedding ring workshops is £170, materials included, visit me for a free consultation

If two or more people would like to make a piece of jewellery I will hold a half day, full day, or evening workshop just for them on a day/evening that suits, just contact me to discuss what you would like to make.
Cost is £40.00 - £70.00 per person, materials are extra

One to one workshops, contact me to discuss what you would like to make, we can arrange a day to suit you.
Cost £55.00 for half a day, 10am - 1pm.  £110.00 for a full day, 10am - 4pm. Or to suit you, evenings are possible.

 

Autumn/Winter 2017

 

Make what you want in 5 consecutive evenings. Tuesday October 3rd 6.30pm - 9pm Last class Tuesday October 31st. FULL
We will spend the first evening experimenting with copper, learning how to pierce (saw), texture and from, this will give you confidence in working with metal and inspire designs for the next class when we will begin to work in silver. Previous students have created beautiful pendants, earrings, charms, bangles, rings, set stones and wire wrapped silver and gemstone bracelets
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Cost is £110.00, materials are extra

Make what you want in 5 consecutive evenings. Thursday October 19th 6.30pm - 9pm Last class Thursday November 16th.
We will spend the first evening experimenting with copper, learning how to pierce (saw), texture and from, this will give you confidence in working with metal and inspire designs for the next class when we will begin to work in silver. Previous students have created beautiful pendants, earrings, charms, bangles, rings, set stones and wire wrapped silver and gemstone bracelets
.
Cost is £110.00, materials are extra

Half Day Taster Class, Saturday October 14th and Saturday November 4th 10am - 12.30pm Not sure if jewellery making is for you?? Come along to a silver taster class! In a half day class we will make beautiful simple silver rings, a number of skills will be experienced in this wee class - piercing (sawing), filing, sanding, texturing, soldering and polishing. This class will give you a good idea of what is involved and what you can accomplish in a longer class, and you will have your own beautiful handmade ring to take home with you.
Cost is £32.00, materials included.

Silver Stacking Rings Saturday, October 28th, 10am - 2.30pm Boosted by the every popular taster class this is an extended full day version to allow you to make more rings to stack together, all different, texture, personalise, add embellishments, you will learn how to size a ring to fit perfectly, solder, texture and polish.... See photos for inspiration, on the right of this page at the bottom.
Cost is £50.00, materials are included.

Meditation/Spinner Rings.Pictured on the right. Saturday November 11th, 10am - 4pm. These rings are a big favourite of mine, and a very popular class, come along and make a chunky statement ring flared to hold one or more satellite rings which move freely around, they can be made from another metal for contrast. These rings have so many variations, they can be textured with hammers and punches, they do not have to be so wide if you prefer something more delicate. We will cover a number of skills, piercing (sawing) soldering, texturing, forming, polishing.
Cost is £75.00, materials are included in this price.

 

 I will have my new Autumn/Winter 2017 schedule online end of December, please check back.

Places are always limited and in demand, please contact me to check availability and book a place.

email : inthesilverroom@btinternet.com