Upcoming Workshops

pewter broochPewter Jewellery

Saturday, 23rd March, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Cowbridge Community College, Old Hall, High Street,  CF71 7AH

Cost: £45

An ancient technique, used by the Romans – it is very low tech and wonderful items of jewellery with a professional finish can be produced in a few hours. Students make moulds in plaster or cuttlefish to their own designs, then lead free pewter is poured into the moulds using hand gravity casting.  The moulds can be reused to make pendants, earrings, brooches, keyrings and fridges magnets.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01446 773831.


anodised aluminium jewellery workshopColourful Aluminium Jewellery

Saturday, 18th May, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Brewery Arts Centre, Cirencester, GL7 1JH

Cost: £90

Design and make your own unique jewellery from aluminium. You will learn how to colour pre-anodised aluminium sheet, then cut and shape it to create beautiful jewellery, such as a matching necklace, earrings and brooch.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01285 657181.


pewter brooch

Pewter Jewellery

Saturday, 15th June, 2019, 10.30am to 4.30pm

Carmarthen Learning Centre, Furnace Road, Carmarthen, SA31 1EU

Cost: £45

An ancient technique, used by the Romans – it is very low tech and wonderful items of jewellery with a professional finish can be produced in a few hours. Students make moulds in plaster or cuttlefish to their own designs, then lead free pewter is poured into the moulds using hand gravity casting.  The moulds can be reused to make pendants, earrings, brooches, keyrings and fridges magnets.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring Arts Care Gofal Celf 01267 or email info@acgc.co.uk.


Felt Hats

Thursday, 11th July, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Cowbridge Community College, Old Hall, High Street,  CF71 7AH

Cost: £45

Using wet felting techniques, make an unusual and colourful hat – perhaps inspired by Downton Abbey! You will learn how to lay down wool fleece using a resist to create three dimensional forms.  Using hat blocks, students will style individual shapes to suit their personalities. Your designs can be flamboyant or simple, bright or subtle.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01446 773831.


felt workshop Mandy NashNuno Felt Samplers

Monday, 15th July, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Cowbridge Community College, Old Hall, High Street,  CF71 7AH

Cost: £45

Develop your feltmaking skills by experimenting with a selection of wool, fabric and yarn to create a variety of textures.  Samples will be made on the day but the techniques can easily be transferred to hats, vessels and wallpieces – forming a perfect canvas for hand or machine embroidery.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01446 773831.


pewter brooch

Pewter Jewellery

Thursday, 18th June, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Cowbridge Community College, Old Hall, High Street,  CF71 7AH

Cost: £45

An ancient technique, used by the Romans – it is very low tech and wonderful items of jewellery with a professional finish can be produced in a few hours. Students make moulds in plaster or cuttlefish to their own designs, then lead free pewter is poured into the moulds using hand gravity casting.  The moulds can be reused to make pendants, earrings, brooches, keyrings and fridges magnets.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01446 773831.


anodised aluminium workshopColourful Aluminium Jewellery

Saturday, 20th July, 2019, 10.00am to 4.00pm

Brewery Arts Centre, Cirencester, GL7 1JH

Cost: £90

Design and make your own unique jewellery from aluminium. You will learn how to colour pre-anodised aluminium sheet, then cut and shape it to create beautiful jewellery, such as a matching necklace, earrings and brooch.

Further details and information on how to book, please ring 01285 657181.

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