Jewellery Courses 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 handcrafting course in either silversmithing, stone setting, chain making or ring making. 

SILVERSMITHING FOR BEGINNERS:

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. 

STONE SETTING:

It is advised that you take part on the Silversmithing for Beginners class prior to attending this course.

You will design and make two simple silver pieces, in which to set a stone in - you will have the opportunity to set a cabochon (dome topped stone) and a faceted, cut stone. 

CHAIN MAKING:

It is advised that you take part on the Silversmithing for Beginners class prior to attending this course.

You will learn how to make a chain from handmade sterling silver rings, creating a unique sterling silver bracelet.

Weekday courses: Mon-Thursday 9.30am - 2.30pm £125 per person 

Weekend courses: Saturday 10.00am - 3.00pm £150 per person


All prices include a delicious two course lunch and refreshments. 

Various general dates available (see below for dates for 2020). 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.

Current dates for 2020:

FEBRUARY

Thursday February 13th ​- Silvermithing for Beginners SPACES AVAILABLE

Saturday February 22nd - Silvermithing for Beginners SPACES AVAILABLE

MARCH

Thursday March 5th ​- Basic Silvermithing for Beginners SPACES AVAILABLE

Saturday 7th March - Basic Silvermithing for Beginners SPACES AVAILABLE

Thursday March 12th ​- Basic Silvermithing for Beginners SPACES AVAILABLE

 

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! 

If you have a group of friends who 


Gift vouchers for a jewellery making day are also available to purchase, please visit my online shop.

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