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Chain Maille Jewellery – Byzantine Weave
September 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm$60
Chain maille is gaining popularity and is an artform in itself. Whether you are interested in traditional chain maille, jewellery making or sculptures, this class is a great introduction to the craft. You will learn the basics of chain maille for jewellery making while being shown how to make a bracelet or pair of earrings using the byzantine weave. The byzantine weave is a good beginner weave that can be used in combination with other weaves to make beautiful & unique jewellery.
What You Will Learn
- How to do the byzantine weave
- How to make a bracelet or earrings with jump rings
- Correct way of opening and closing rings
What You Get
- Materials to make up two earrings or a single bracelet
Group activities: We are happy to accommodate group bookings and work with you to create a special event for your group
Workshops: Our scheduled workshops are listed in our calendar of events. Please feel free to put forward your suggestions and ideas for workshops or if you are interested in using our facilities to run your own workshop.
Project ideas – List of suggestions for projects you may like to do at our centre:
- Wooden bowls
- Timber 3D pictures
- Jigsaw puzzles
- And the list goes on and on
- Cushion covers
- Picture frames
- Leather belts, wallets, coasters, coolers