Jewellery Classes with Jo

Turn your hand to jewellery making at Jo Vane's studio at Setters Farm in Lymington, Hampshire, in the beautiful New Forest. Under Jo's expert guidance and tuition, take part in a one day jewellery making class and create something unique to keep forever.

 

Kept to a maximum of four in order to ensure optimum tuition time per participant, each class makes an ideal and unique experience gift for anyone with an interest in sterling silver jewellery.

Silver Jewellery Class (Full Day, 5 hours) ~ £125

Excellent for novice jewellery makers! On this one day  course you will design a unique sterling silver pendant, bangle or earrings to take home, learning and utilising various silversmithing techniques such as soldering silver, texturing, sanding, filing and finishing. The beginners jewellery class is aimed at people with little or no experience of silversmithing, and would suit anyone who would like to learn the basics of this new skill.

 

What does the price include?

A delicious two course lunch, refreshments, sterling silver & tuition. Gift voucher available to purchase in my shop.

Silver Jewellery Class (Half Day, 3 hours) ~ £75

Excellent taster session to give you an idea of the processes involved in making silver jewellery. novice jewellery makers! Similar to the one day  course, you will design a simple yet unique sterling silver pendant, bangle or earrings to take home, learning and utilising various techniques such as soldering silver, texturing, sanding, filing and finishing. This course is aimed at people with little or no experience of working with silver, and limited free time!

What does the price include?

Refreshments, sterling silver & tuition. Gift voucher available to purchase in my shop.

 

Silver Ring Making (2 hours) ~ £45

A great opportunity to take time out and make a simple sterling silver ring (option to add a stone for £20). You will design a simple yet unique sterling silver ring to take home, learning and utilising various techniques such as soldering silver, texturing, sanding, filing and finishing (and potential to add a stone too). This course is aimed at people with little or no experience of working with silver, and limited free time! Great for hen parties or for a birthday experience.

(Option to make a gold ring, please enquire regarding price).

What does the price include?

£45 Refreshments, sterling silver & tuition.

£65 Refreshments, sterling silver, a stone and silver setting & tuition. (Option to add this on the day, although stone choices may be limited).

Silver Chain Making (3 hours) ~ £95

Make a simple sterling silver chain bracelet. You will design a simple yet unique sterling silver chain to take home, learning and utilising various techniques such as soldering silver, texturing, sanding, filing and finishing. This course is aimed at people with little or no experience of working with silver, but who would like to make something different and unique. 

What does the price include?

Refreshments, sterling silver & tuition.

 

Stone Setting (3 hours) ~ £95

Make a simple sterling silver pendant or bangle,  upon which you can set a faceted cut stone.  This course is aimed at people with some silver jewellery making experience, who wish to add to their skill set. 

What does the price include?

Refreshments, sterling silver, stone, & tuition.

 

Four Week Intermediate Course (2 hours per week) ~ £185

This course is for participants with some silver jewellery making experience, who wish to add to their skill set and perhaps work on an ongoing project. The first week be an introduction covering theory and techniques and give participants the opportunity to design the piece they would like to make. The following three weeks will include the opportunity to learn a different technique and to continue to work on their own project. The next course is due to start Feb 2021.

What does the price include?

Refreshments, sterling silver, & tuition.

Make Your Own Wedding Rings (3 hours) ~ £150 per couple

A great opportunity to make each other's wedding bands for the big day! An amazing keepsake and experience to treasure forever, you will learn how to make your own bands, learning and utilising various techniques such as soldering, texturing, sanding, filing and finishing. The option to make your wedding rings in either gold or silver, price will depend on design and materials required; please enquire regarding this.

What does the price include?

Refreshments, sterling silver & tuition.

Various dates throughout the year, gift cards also available if you would like to gift someone a unique jewellery making experience -  please contact Jo for more information

 

Group bookings welcome, if you have a group of two or more, a specific date can be booked to suit you - please contact Jo to enquire and book.

 

An ideal activity for a creative and unique hen party, bridesmaids could even make their own personalised initialed bangles or pendants for the big day, or ushers are welcome to make themselves sterling silver cufflinks... If you'd like to book a hen do or stag party group, please contact me directly, a bottle of bubbly can also be arranged in advance! 

Here are some of the beautiful pieces previous workshop students have made!