These classes are led by a local jeweller who has been teaching her practice across Scotland for 4 years. Alana comes from a background of textiles and ceramics and graduated with first class honors in Jewellery and metal design at Duncan Of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, before setting up her own jewellery and contemporary craft business East Nook Studio, in St Andrews. Creating silver and mixed media jewellery, Alana offers a host of classes to keep your hands busy and your imaginations full!
Come along and learn how to saw, solder, form and texture your own silver jewellery from scratch! Use both traditional and modern techniques to create your own designs or recreate from the examples.
These classes are for beginners and returners, the price includes silver and materials.
“The perfect classes for an individual or a group of friends to come and learn, socialise and most importantly, to make some shiny jewellery to take home!”
*the jewellery classes are open to high school children from 12 years, if accompanied by a paying adult.
MAKE A RING WORKSHOP
In this quick workshop you can make a textured silver ring using simple soldering and hammering techniques, ready to wear that evening!
TUESDAY 30 OCT I 6.30-8.30pm I Adults £38 I Members £35
DESIGN A SILVER PENDANT
In this workshop, you will design and create your own simple pendant from a piece of silver, before connecting it to a silver chain.
TUESDAY 13 NOV I 6.30-8.30pm I Adults £48 I Members £45
CREATE YOUR OWN EARRINGS
Dangly or stud? Whichever you prefer, you can make it in this workshop. You will design and create your own simple earrings from a piece of silver, before connecting it to a silver hook or stud fastenings.
TUESDAY 27 NOV I 6.30-8.30pm I Adults £45 I Members £40
OFFER! SET OF ALL 3 CLASSES: Adults £120 I Members £110 ( book as set for discount)
FOR BEGINNERS & RETURNERS
In this one day class you will be introduced to the basics of making silver jewellery.
You will learn how to saw, solder, form and texture your silver and apply these techniques to make a set of jewellery, from simple hammered rings to earrings and pendant. You can choose what you would like to create with your time, from your own ideas or from our examples.
This would be a great way to make jewellery for Christmas gifts or as a treat for yourself.
You will need a packed lunch. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available at the Centre.
SATURDAY I NOV 17 I 10.30-4.30pm I Adults £120 I Members £110
MAKE A SET OF JEWELLERY FOR CHRISTMAS GIFTS
NEW! MAKE A SET OF JEWELLERY ALL DAY CLASS
SILVER BANGLES WORKSHOP
Make a set of 2 textured silver bangles joined with a silver ring.
In this workshop we will saw, file, solder, form and texture the bangles with our tools before polishing these up ready to wear.
TUESDAY 27 NOV I 10am-2.30pm I Adults £90 I Members £80