Beginners Weekend Workshop in Christchurch

The perfect taster class for those with limited experience who are keen to try out metalwork, our Beginners Weekend is the best way to introduce yourself to jewellery making and our studio!

Each student will complete a simple piece of jewellery  in just 2 mornings –

Saturday and Sunday 10am – 1pm.

 

Our tutors are very skilled at helping students design and create an achievable and beautiful piece in a limited time frame. Saturday is working in copper or brass and learning some techniques such as sawing, shaping, texturing and soldering.

Overnight you can plan your design ready to step straight into silver on Sunday.

Fee is $180 includes materials. Kids over 12 (or so) are also welcome to take the class.

 

Next class:

October 24 & 25

Christmas Workshops

We've got some great short classes sop you can get your Christmas presents sorted!

Stacking Rings

This fast and fun class is ideal for beginners or those with limited experience.
Make a set of stacking rings for yourself or as Christmas presents. Students will work in copper and brass then make two rings in sterling silver. They will learn measuring, texturing, soldering and finishing techniques to make beautiful, wearable rings!
Kids over 12 (or so) are also welcome to take the class.
$75 includes 2 silver rings and plenty of copper and brass. Extra materials are available to purchase in the workshop.

12 Dec 10am - 1pm or

19 Dec 10am - 1pm

Disc Pendant Workshop

This fast and fun class is ideal for beginners or those with limited experience.
Make your own stamped discs to wear on a chain or cord, these make wonderful Christmas presents! They can be stamped with letters or numbers, or textured with hammers, punches or the rolling mill.

Students will practice on copper first, then make their 3 discs in sterling silver (or a combo of metals). They will learn cutting, texturing, stamping and finishing techniques.

Fee is $45 and includes 3 silver discs plus jump rings, as well as copper and brass to practice on. You can bring your own chain or cord, or choose from our selection.
Kids over 12 (or so) are also welcome to take the class.

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info@workspacestudios.co.nz

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021 169 1521

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Toi Poneke Arts Centre

65 Abel Smith St

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Christchurch:

021 042 1853

49 Ferry Rd

Central City

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