£40.00

August 18th

Join Fflur who is renowned for her Leather skills in a 4 hour workshop to create your own bespoke leather collar.

 

Leather Jewellery Workshop

No experience working with leather necessary. 

 

Bohemian Jewellery made from natural materials with tassels and hand-made elements are all over the catwalks and high-street this summer. So why not take this opportunity to show your creative flair and make some unique pieces for the festival season! You will be creating leather brooches and necklaces, But with the skills you’ll learn at the workshop you can develop the ideas and create decorative pieces for your home, garden or even hair/head pieces!

 

 

Maker will…

Choose your leather shapes, and start experimenting! 

  • Paint leather shapes with acrylic leather paint and / or use embossing tools (shapes/numbers/letters) to create patterns in the surface of the leather.
  • Mark with awl and punch holes using a rotating punch. 
  • Finish edges with edge kote paint, or burnish with wood slicker.
  • Hammer Rivets as decorations.
  • Learn how to edge bevel leather.
  • Create little tassels with thread.
  • Thread multi-coloured thread through the holes to create mini tassels, and a long cord to create necklace. 

 

Learning outcomes from the Workshop – 

  • Experimental leather samples showing different techniques learned.
  • Create new unique Jewellery ready for the summer!
  • Meeting fellow makers and make friends.
  • Developing hand-making skills.
  • Working with new materials.
  • A branded gift bag to keep all the samples and finished pieces safe.

Duration = 4 hrs

Price = £40.00 Per Person 

Choose a morning or afternoon session

 

Access- 

All our courses are held in our Creative Hub above the shop and so you will need to use the stairs.

Please select collect in store to avoid postage costs, we don't need to post you anything :)

 

*By purchasing a space on a course you are agreeing to the terms and conditions that no space will be refunded due to cancellation for any reason. However the space can be transferred to someone else on contact with the shop first. *

All under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.