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Dixie Dot – Ring/Bangle – 22 Nov (pm) POSTPONED TBA
November 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm£25
Silver Bangle or Ring Workshop – £72 (ring), £83 (bangle)
Come and make your own personalised sterling silver bangle or ring at this informative and friendly class which is being held in collaboration with Dixie Dot Crafts in Kingsway, Gloucester.
During the workshop, you will be taught all the skills you need to size, cut, file, solder and polish your ring or bangle by expert silversmith and tutor, Wendy Murphy from WMM Silver.
You can add stamped lettering inside and hammer a texture.
Always enjoyed, with very proud and satisfied customers – this is suitable for beginners or returners alike. The workshop price includes all materials and homemade cake and limitless tea and/or coffee.
There is plenty of free parking on site.
Price: to make a ring is £72, to make a bangle is £83.
Tickets are limited to 5* – pay a deposit of £25 now and pay the difference for a ring (£47 balance) or bangle (£58 balance) before the day.
*if any couples in “bubbles”, eg Mum and daughter, would like to come and share a table, then I can add extra tickets. Otherwise, it’s one table per person for social distancing. See main workshop page for steps I’ve taken re PPE and Covid compliance.
DISCOUNT ! For any students returning within a three month period, I offer a 10% discount. Just take it off the final balance and drop me a note.
Here’s a little explanation of what goes on at this workshop and some images of previous students’ work. “Make your own”
If you are making your ring or bangle for someone else it’s important you try to find out their size...
For a ring: Bring either a ring that fits the person with you, or get their ring size measured at a jeweller, or wrap a study piece of wire around their finger and twist. It should go on and off easily. Bring the “ring” with you on the day.
For a bangle: Bring either a bangle that fits or measure from the middle of the outside knuckles of their hand when clenched. It should fall between the range of approx 60mm to 70mm. Average is 66mm.
At the end of the workshop you’ll not only have some lovely personalised jewellery to take away, but also a huge sense of well being, pride and achievement.