22. September 2018 - 10:00 till 12:30
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Jewellery Making Workshop | The Chantry | Saturday, 22. September 2018

Introduction to Beadwork Jewellery Making Workshop.
Held at ‘The Chantry’ in the lovely market town of Thornbury just 12 miles north of Bristol, our 2.5 hour  beadwork jewellery making workshops (choose between a morning or an afternoon session) will give you the basic skills of creating jewellery using beads and stringing techniques. 
Your teacher Lindsey Benson has been making beaded jewellery for over 10 years. She will demonstrate and help you with the hurdles of stringing beads including choosing the right wire and findings. 
Our groups are kept small (a maximum of 6) to allow for individual attention. 
Workshop Content

You will learn the step by step process in designing and making a necklace, bracelet and earrings using beads and how to finish them to a professional finish using sterling silver findings.

You will learn how to choose the correct wire and findings.

You will learn how to make your own gift box.

You will be able to choose from our huge selection of beautiful beads or bring your own beads to re-purpose.

We will cover the equipment needed for making jewellery.

You will leave the workshop with a unique array of handcrafted jewellery to proudly wear or give away as gifts

You will leave with the confidence to create many more jewellery masterpieces in your own home.

What you will take away

3 jewellery pieces including gift box, that you have made yourself.

Workshop notes.

What's included in the price?

All tools and equipment

All materials

Unrestricted refreshments of tea, coffee and biscuits 


Free on site parking

Disabled access

Suitable for beginners

Suitable for events & groups

Suitable for stag and hen dos

Teen friendly

Are there a minimum age requirement to enter the event?
Suitable for beginners, adults and children from 11+ years (children must be accompanied by an *****)
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
The Chantry is in the centre of Thornbury and has free on site parking. Regular buses run from Bristol to Thornbury.
What can I bring into the event?
Complimentary refreshments (tea, coffee and biscults) are provided. Please feel free to bring your own refreshments if you have alternative requirements.
What's the refund policy?
For a full refund please cancel 30 days before the event.
Is there wheelchair accessibility?
There are dedicated disabled parking spaces within the car park, level access to the classroom and disabled toilets.