Learn to make jewellery
SquarePeg Studios presents workshops and interactive events from their Marrickville studio exploring jewellery making as a context for valuing the handmade.
Material Happiness one-day workshop presented by award-winning sculptor/ jeweller Margarita Sampson. Artists of any discipline can blow away the cobwebs and explore some fresh and fun perspectives on making using recycled materials. Suited to participants over 16 years.
Carve a Silver Ring one-day workshop: Two-day workshop introducing the ancient art of lost wax carving for casting a sterling silver ring. Suited to participants over 16 years.
Make a Ring in a Day with Melanie Ihnen: Is it really possible to make a unique sterling silver ring in one day from scratch? At SquarePeg Studios it is! Suited to participants over 16 years.
Teens and Tweens - Make a Ring in a Day with Melanie Ihnen: This fun, fast-paced jewellery-making workshop is more than just a school holiday activity, it introduces working with precious metals in a professionally equipped jewellery studio, suited to participants over 16 years.
Workshops Friday 6 October Make a Ring in a Day (teens) 10am/ 3pm.
Saturday 7 October Material Happiness 9am/ 3pm.
Sunday 8 October Carve a Silver Ring 10am/ 4pm.
Saturday 14 October Make a Ring in a day 10am/ 4pm
Sunday 15 October Make a Ring in a Day (teens) 10am/ 3pm; see website for bookings and workshop details
Educational, Family/ kid friendly, Jewellery, Metalwork
Images (l-r): Students learning to make jewellery at SquarePeg, 2023. Photos: Tessa Tran.