A light and airy space in San Enrique de Guadiaro, down a quiet country track - the perfect place to lose yourself for a few hours and see what you can create. Half day workshop time is available for returning students at a cost of €35 including use of all tools/kiln/tea and coffee/etc.
Precious Metal Clay Taster Session
A three hour session where you will be taught the basics of working with silver clay. There will be demonstrations and tips for successful jewellery making where you will be taught how to roll, texture, cut, fire and finish a minimum of one .999 fine silver pendant. This will be ready to wear home at the end of the workshop (you will potentially make more depending on the sizes and shapes chosen).
PLEASE NOTE: If you have a design in mind please let us know beforehand to ensure that you book onto a workshop that gives you enough time to complete your piece due to the nature of the processes used. Please feel free to contact us if you are unsure.
Please also feel free to bring along any small objects like shells, seed pods, etc. from home which you might like to use, a collection will also be provided for you to pick from.
7 grams of silver clay and jump rings are provided, with the option to purchase earring findings and a selection of silver chain necklaces on the day.
Price: 70€ - Refreshments are included.
Introduction to Precious Metal Clay
A fun full day learning the basics of working with this fascinating product. You will learn to mold, roll, texture, cut and create 2-3 pieces of stunning jewellery during the morning, then enjoy a light lunch while the magic happens in the kiln before refining your pieces and wearing them home! This course is a little more in depth that the Nature Pendants day and covers additional skills such as making a fancy bail for your pieces, setting gemstones as well as torch firing and more!
Price: 130€ - Including 10g clay, which enough for 2-3 projects
*(Gemstones available at a small extra cost and we will show you how to incorporate these into your jewellery)
Jump rings are provided, with the option to purchase earring findings and a selection of silver chain necklaces on the day.
Nature Inspired Pendants
Join us for a five hour (half-day) workshop creating two beautiful fine silver nature inspired pendant. Your first pendant will be made from a moulded flower, leaf or shell and your second will be 'painted' directly onto a leaf or piece of bark to create a beautiful, perfect replica.
You will learn the techniques required to create your own moulds along with rolling, shaping and cutting the clay.
You will have two stunning pieces to wear home at the end of the morning and a selection of chains will be available to purchase.
Price: 100€ - 10g clay and refreshments included.
A half day workshop getting a bit messy and making some lovely wall plaques from plaster. Be as creative as you like, bring your own pieces to work with or choose from the variety of grasses, seed pods, etc. available in the studio.
Dichroic glass silver pendant workshop
This is a full day class where you learn to cut glass to make your very own special fused glass 'gemstones'. You will then learn how to set glass into a precious metal clay pendant using decorative moulded items set onto your silver base, with a fancy bail. Due to the fragile nature of glass it is best to run this workshop over two days - alternatively the dichroic glass cabochons will be posted onto you or can be collected at a later date.
Price: 145€ - Including 15g clay and a selection of glass. Refreshments will be provided.