Jewellery Making Classes - Yellow Brick Road, Dublin 1

Yellow Brick Road
8 Bachelors Walk
Dublin 1
01 8730177

8 week Jewellery Making Course.

This is an 8 week jewellery making course, carefully designed to accommodate students of all levels, from beginners to those who wish to brush up their old techniques and discover what products are new to the market.
The course covers 22 projects for you to make and bring home, including necklaces, earrings, bracelets and accessories. Various techniques are also demonstrated including wirework and spiral drop bracelet. We supply all materials and each student has a dedicated work station with all necessary tools. Great fun and exceptional value.

The courses are held at 12 Lower Liffey Street (second floor), one evening a week from 7.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. for 8 weeks. The tutor will be on the premises from 7.10 p.m. onwards.

The fee is €250.00 with a €75.00 non- refundable deposit to secure your place. The balance must be paid prior to the first night.

Course Dates (Winter 2008):
Tuesday 15th January to Tuesday 4th March
Thursday 17th January to Thursday 6th March

+One Night Workshops.+

These evening workshops feature original projects taught by the designer. All pieces are on view at the shop. Some images are available in the on-line shop. Go to Beads, then the Workshops sub-menu on the left hand side of the page.

Multi Media Necklace (Incorporating Wire Mesh)
This original design, created by tutor Stacey Neilson, has been published in the best-selling magazines Beadwork and Bead style. Learn from her the many intricacies of this exceptional material.
Monday, 18th February 2008, 7.00 pm. To 9.30 pm.

Coiling Wire Work
Have fun with this unusual technique using a Coiling Gizmo to make great jewellery and accessories. We use a variety of wires to create unique earrings and a necklace.
Monday 25th February 2008, 7.00 pm to 9.30 pm

Netting & Chips
Incorporating gemstone chips, this necklace looks complicated and expensive, but is surprisingly easy to create. Once you’ve learned this adaptation of Vertical Netting you’ll be hooked and making one for everyone.
Monday 3rd March 2008, 7.00 pm. to 9.30 pm

Organza Necklace
This unique design has been featured in many American publications and the technique is available for you to learn from the original designer, Stacey Neilson. It is a delicate and versatile jewellery piece.
Monday 10th March 2008, 7.00 pm to 9.30 pm

The workshop fee is €25.00 excluding materials and is payable in advance. Sixteen students only. These classes fill up quickly so book early.

+Daytime Workshops 2008+

This course is focused on giving a comprehensive understanding of a variety of popular bead weaving and other techniques, but it is also possible to take any one of the modules separately. So, pick a few of your favourite techniques or join up for the full 8 weeks at a reduced cost. To develop artistic flair, students are encouraged to purchase their own materials, though it is possible to purchase a kit. Please give plenty of notice if you wish to avail of this option as kits takes time to assemble.

These workshops all take place on Thursdays

+++Winter Schedule+++

Week 2 (24th January 2008) - Classic Tiara

Week 3 (31st January 2008) - More Rings

Week 4 (7th February 2008) - Chain Jewellery

Week 5 (21st February 2008) - Beading Round A Cabochon

Week 6 (28th February 2008) - Herringbone Rope

Week 7 (6th March 2008) - Brick Stitch Earrings

Week 8 (13th March 2008) - Horizontal Netting Necklace

+++Spring Schedule+++

Week 1 (3rd April 2008) - Crystal Rosette

Week 2 (10th April 2008) - Bead Embroidered Pin Cushion

Week 3 (17th April 2008) - Wedding Jewellery

Week 4 (24th April 2008) - Caterpillar Bracelet

Week 5 (1st May 2008) - Berry Lariat

Week 6 (8th May 2008) - Dutch Spiral

Week 7 (15th May 2008) - Beaded Beads

Week 8 (22nd May 2008) - Square Stitch Bracelet

Workshops run from 10.30 am to 4.30 p.m. with a lunch break between 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m.
+Saturday Workshops+
(Full Day 10.30 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.)

(9th February 2008) - Card Making

(23rd February 2008) - Pearl Stringing

(1st March 2008) - Wedding Jewellery

(8th March 2008) - Tiaras

(15th March 2008) - Right Angle Weave Necklace

The workshop fee is €40.00 excluding materials and is payable in advance
Afternoon Delights
(Saturdays 2.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.)

(16th February 2008) - Rivoli and Wire Bracelet

The workshop fee is €25.00 excluding materials and is payable in advance.

Images of the finished projects are available in the on-line shop. Check under Beads, then go to Workshops on the sub-menu on the left hand side.

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1 comment so far ↓

#1 Ella on 08.05.08 at 11:10 pm

I am interested in find a group that meets (like stitch’n'bitch) but with an interest in beading??? Anyone know of any????

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