Chain Mail Jewellery Fit for a Queen
Discover how beautiful medieval chain mail can be
Using pre-made jump rings participants will discover how to link and embellish the loops into beautiful statement jewellery. Chain mail jewellery can be made into many different finished items including earrings and necklaces. Techniques of adding different beads as well as patterns of chain mail links will also be shown .
Participants will have the opportunity to work with jewellery making tools and a variety of beads, and the basic techniques taught can be easily expanded upon after the session. Participants who have their own tools are welcome to bring them for this session.
This class is run in Studio 4, Kyneton Craftery. Kyneton Craftery is all about crafting and the studio runs a wide range of craft classes and events for all ages, including private sessions and parties. Filled to the brim with a selection of materials and tools workshops offer a taster of new crafts, or the opportunity to brush up on an old favourite.
This session is presented as part of Kyneton Craftery's Thursday Craftspiration Sessions in conjunction with Craft Victoria's "Craft Cubed Festival". Full festival details via http://www.craft.org.au/craft-cubed-2019
- Learn how to work with jumprings
- Discover the patterns of chain mail jewellery
- Create patterns and effects and use decorative beads
- Make your own chain mail jewellery items
- Chat, Craft, Caffinate
On street - check restriction signs
- Just bring yourself - tea and coffee is available in the kitchen facilities within the precinct
All participants must wear closed toed shoes, and long hair must be tied back. Loose flowing clothing is not recommended in the studio and participants are reminded that while aprons are provided it is recommend to wear clothing they do not mind getting dirty.
Class is suitable for ages 16+. No experience necessary.
Cancellation of session booking within 7 days of the workshop start date will forfeit the full workshop fee. If cancelled by the participant between 7 - 21 days before the workshop a 50% deposit will not be refunded. At management discretion participants may be transferred to another workshop or session.
If a workshop is cancelled by The Old Auction House due to insufficient enrollments, participants will be given the choice between a full refund or can transfer to a replacement workshop. Notification of cancellation of workshops will be at least 2 days before the workshop starts.
Please ensure that all dress code guidelines and age restrictions are carefully followed as management will not allow incorrectly attired participants to have access to the studio spaces at The Old Auction House which may result in any fees being forfeited. Please note that even when visiting the studios these dress codes will still apply.