The School of Jewellery - Courses

The School of Jewellery
The Garden Studio
87, North Circular Road
Dublin 7 Ireland

t: 01 838 0693 
087 7948025

Daytime, Evening, Weekend and Summer Week Schools
Learn to create contemporary jewellery from your own designs. We offer Inspirational tutoring in:

  • Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills
  • Silversmith Skills
  • Precious Stone Setting
  • Enamelling

Full-time Jewellery and  Goldsmith Course. Now taking applications for September 2015
This is an intensive one year full-time certificate in jewellery.
Designed to offer graduates all of the practical jewellery, goldsmith and metalcraft skills needed to develop a full-time career in the jewellery trade.

Weekend and Summer Week Schools in Enamel Skills.
On these Weekend / Summer Week Courses you will be introduced to the techniques of enameling.

  • Introduction to Enamel Skills
  • Cloisonné Enamel
  • Champlevé Enamel
  • Enameling with Traditional Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills

More information and booking available online
Week courses €525 incl. materials and lunch each day. Weekend courses €250 incl. materials and lunch each day.
Part-time courses from €280 for 8 week term.

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Ekotree - Knitwear company in Ireland

Ekotree- a small dynamic award winning designer-maker knitwear company in Ireland.

We produce high quality knitwear for a range of markets including menswear, womenswear, home and gift market. We use the highest quality natural yarns available on the market today including alpaca, lambs wool merino, cashmere, linen and organic cotton.

We draw inspiration from landscape textures & patterns and the rich heritage of Irish knitwear tradition & stitch structures. Our work is a subtle interpretation of traditional knit using quality natural yarns & modern styling.

Our signature is softness and drape and we research & design many yarns and stitch structures before we settle upon any finished piece.  

We make & finish everything from our studio in Killaloe, Ireland.

We believe in making clothing manufacture better and continually strive for more sustainable business practices.

If you want more information about Ekotree you can visit our Website:

Or take a look at our brochure:

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The Craft Festival - Sunday 10th May 2015 - All welcome, free event!

Over 50 stands of craft, art, food and all things creative!

Workshops in Mosaics and Jewellery making (no experience necessary, all materials supplied)

Craft supplies and handmade items to inspire

The Craft Festival is an event not to be missed

In the warmth of the Royal Marine Hotel in DunLaoghaire, looking out over the sea
A great atmosphere, lovely people to meet and a fun raffle or lucky dip to help our chosen charity

A family destination for a relaxing Sunday afternoon

10am to 5pm

Thank you for supporting small creative businesses.

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Finding your true Colours

Do you have dreams you are not fulfilling Are you stuck in your life or about to set off into a new venture?
Do you want to find out what your blockages and patterns are?
Do you want to develop your intuition but don’t know how?

I am a Reiki/Secheim Master and Intuitive Coach and have designed this course to help you develop your intuitive and true self.

This course runs for a series of five weeks one evening/morning per week, and you will discover what your real true colours are, and how to enhance what talents and gifts you have and let go of what you does not serve you well. You will get a better and deeper understanding of your true self and how to attract what you want into your life on a level that brings dividends. This course will suit people that are longing for change or on the brink of change and are not sure how or what they need to do. The course is designed to go within to reawaken your true self and work with your Soul on a deeper level.
You will get an introduction to working with Energy - Psychometry – Pendulums – Angel Cards – Aura Cleansing – Journaling – Crystal Grids – Mandela’s – Meditation – Chakras

Contact me Susan on 0860612105 or or my fb page Soul Connexions

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Family Crafting Workshop - Dublin - Saturday 30th May 2015

The first Family Crafting Workshop at The chq Building in Dublin on 30 May.The workshop will cover crafting basics like sewing, pom pom making, and modelling with polyclay.

The emphasis is on helping families develop new skills together, deepen children and parents’ sense of creativity and, of course, have fun crafting!

More information can be found on our
Eventbrite page:

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Craft Festival - Sunday 10th May 2015 - Free admission, All Welcome!

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Date: Sunday 10th May 2015

Time: 10am to 5pm

Venue: Royal Marine Hotel, DunLaoghaire, Co Dublin

Cost: Free to all customers, noodlers, inspiration seekers and their grannies!!

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A fantastic line up of very talented people!
Jewellery, ceramics, copper, art, soap, candles, wood turning, cakes, cards, suppliers, workshops, decoupage, knitting, sewing, crochet, glass, beauty products, toys and baby gifts.
Irish designers, producers and stockists….with a few workshops thrown in!

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Meet the makers, get inspired, treat yourself or get that gift you need to buy!

A lovely venue to wander around, see every type of craft which has been hand picked for quality, variety and great pricing that matches every pocket.
Well worth a look, even if you are selling your work yourself….maybe somewhere you might like to sell your crafts in the future!


Raffle in aid of homeless and  lucky dip on the day to win great prizes instantly!

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Sewing Bootcamp Level 1 & Alterations Bootcamp - Stillorgan, CO Dublin

Sewing Courses with Maebh from It’s Sew Easy

We still have a couple of places on Sew Easy Sewing Skills Bootcamp starting on Saturday 6th June - call us if you are interested.

There are also places on summer six-week courses. You can chose from: Dressmaking for Beginners & Refreshers,  Soft Furnishing Course and Patchwork. If you are interested, don’t delay. 

Date:  May, June and August
Place: Sew Easy Studio, Stillorgan
More info:
Booking: Maebh,  087 953 6818,


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Art Classes with Kevin McSherry - Terenure Dublin 6w

The last 6 week term of
In-Studio Classes before the summer break
begins again this week:  Tuesday 28th and
Thursday 30th April.
As usual, there is a morning and evening class, to suit everyone’s needs -book whichever one is best for you. Remember, there are only 6 students per class.
See dates and information here
€175. Call 086 247 0737

OFFER! If you introduce a friend who joins the In-Studio class, you get €20 off YOUR first subscription. Call 086 247 0737 Now.

Free coffee, tea and biscuits.

Paint Oils, Paint Life, Paint Often,



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Batik Workshop - Ennis Creative Arts Centre - Saturday 6th June 2015

Batik workshop with Maeve Hunter,
taking place in Ennis Creative Arts Centre
on Saturday 6th of June
from 10.00am to 5.00pm
all materials and lunch included.

Cost €95 and deposit needs to be paid of €35
and this you can do by calling us on 086 0443434.

We take all credit and debit cards


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Mosaic Workshop - Donabate Co. Dublin - May 23rd-24th 2015


Mosaic studio in Donabate Co. Dublin on May 23rd-24th.

Event details and booking info on the link below.

 Weekend Mosaic workshop with Sunny Wieler AKA Stone Art.
Open to all levels of experience.

Learn a new skill and create a piece of art for your home or garden in the process.

If you have a larger project in mind, and need help getting started this workshop is a great way to get you started on the right foot.

Workshop includes all materials needed. Teas & Coffees included. Bring a packed lunch.

 Subject to demand, open studio days can be arranged for students who wish to carry on working on their projects. €45 pp (use of workspace and tools only) materials not included.

 Studio located 10 minutes from Dublin airport and just 5 minutes outside Donabate village. For those wishing to use public transport there is a train station in Donabate village and I am happy to come pick you up there and bring you to the studio if pre arranged.

 Weekend workshop cost €180.
Discounts available for group bookings.
See above for details.
Limited spaces available. Booking essential. 


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