Learn to transform copper sheet into a fabulous curved cuff bangle using anticlastic techniques taught to you on the day. You'll also make a lovely sterling silver twisted wire bangle using simple methods. You'll learn to:
Cost is $185 which includes copper sheet, sterling silver wire and consumables. You will make 2 bangles on this day, some lovely additions to your collection and take away some new skills
This beginners' class will suit anyone who would like to work with metal. In this one day class you will learn :
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You will finish a lovely pair of earrings and/or a small pendant in the day
Class is limited to 5 so book in early
In this workshop you will learn to make large jumprings and manipulate finished pieces using hammers and anvil
You will learn to transform 1.5 and 2 ml wire into a lovely bracelet using newly learnt skills including:
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This is always a popular workshop, loads of fun. Learn to make 2 lovely bangles in one day. Using thick copper sheet and lovely silver rectangular wire - you'll create your "one-off" pieces, soldered and made to fit you.
"I just wanted to say what a fabulous day I had today at your bangles and rings silversmithing workshop. Very informative, very helpful with loads of guidance and just enough flexibility for students to express their own creativity. I'll definitely be back. Thanks a million! Cheers Niki"
"Penny is a wonderful down to earth teacher who teaches jewellery courses at her studio in Doonan in Queensland. So if you are looking to expand your skillls, I would not hesitate to recommend this gorgeous lady to you" Jeanette Bowyer aka thegypsysoul
"It was a fun class, new friends and now sporting a lovely new silver cuff and silver bracelet, a day well spent." - Suzanne Bearham (from August 19 workshop)
If you wish to attend a workshop at my studios, I also provide accommodation in a lovely setting for your convenience. Downstairs room with own bathroom and snack making facilities $70 pr night (queen bed) includes breakfast. Should you wish to share the downstairs space we have blow up beds and mattresses available. (second person downstairs separate room ($30 pr night). You will need to be prepared to share your bathroom and fridge with workshop attendees during the day. More info at
9 am til 5 pm. BYO lunch. Refreshments available and a glass of wine at the end!
A fun and relaxed day using everyday items such as saucepan lids, old tins, cards, fabric and small computer components etc - upcycling items into funky wearable art. Sterling silver sheet and brass available to purchase. Silver wire and copper sheet included in price. Some silversmithing techniques including soldering will be included. You will learn to:
Fantastic fun for an afternoon OR morning of laughter and creativity - a truly memorable way to enjoy your Hen's day!
You can choose to get messy with some clay, create a lovely hand built or wheel thrown pot, and have some laughs!
Cost: $80 per person and includes your materials, firing and morning or afternoon tea.
BYO Champagne ladies and enjoy the feel of the clay in your hands as you unwind for the afternoon.