Bead and Wire Jewellery Making
Start date: 28th Sep 2021
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Duration: 3 weeks
Tutor: Sarah Hallworth
Course code: AU21065
This 3 week course provides a taster into jewellery making using wire, beads and other materials. In order to maximise what you learn the course is project based. It requires a moderate level of dexterity and the use of tools including wire cutters and pliers.
Week One 28th Sep
You will learn how to string or re-string glass beads, apply a fastener and how to knot between beads where necessary, such as vintage pearls.
You will take home a stringed glass bead necklace.
Week Two 12th Oct
The second week concentrates on forming wire loops and spirals, which can be used in a multitude of ways. You will complete up to 4 pairs of earings to take home.
Week Three 19th Oct
In this week, we will use the skills learnt in week 2, to make a colourful charm bracelet and versatile chuncky brooch pin.
All materials are provided.