Work with molten silver to make a custom pendant

Price
£55 / Adult
Duration
2 hrs 30 mins
Age restrictions
16+
Location
Stokes Croft, St Pauls & Gloucester Road
Host available in
Bristol
Group Ticket prices also available

What you'll do

Make a super heartfelt gift, have a romantic date where you swap pendants, or make yourself something actually awesome that you'll never take off!

Join jewellers India and Jack for a fun and creative evening working with molten silver! In this evening recycle and re-form metal from pure silver pieces into your own unique pendant.

You'll be in a fully-equipped fine jewellery workshop tucked away hidden off Stokes Croft and will have access to jewellery-making tools used to make bespoke fine jewellery.

You'll be sat at a professional jeweller's bench and shown the works of this craft. You'll learn a variety of jewellery-making techniques including melting, forming, piercing, soldering, texturing and polishing.

In this jewellery workshop you will:

  • Design a pendant
  • Learn how to use fine jewellery tools and materials
  • Have access to professional jeweller's equipment
  • Discover how to properly melt fine silver for jewellery making
  • Learn fine-jewellery craftsman skills
  • Get plenty of one-on-one time with two professional jewellers
  • Use your molten silver to create a pendant to take home

The small and intimate class size means that you’ll have plenty of one-to-one guidance from two professional jewellers throughout the designing and making process.

Enjoy the therapeutic process of melting and re-forming, re-purposing and recycling, to create your own handmade piece of jewellery!

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

Make a super heartfelt gift, have a romantic date where you swap pendants, or make yourself something actually awesome that you'll never take off!

Join jewellers India and Jack for a fun and creative evening working with molten silver! In this evening recycle and re-form metal from pure silver pieces into your own unique pendant.

You'll be in a fully-equipped fine jewellery workshop tucked away hidden off Stokes Croft and will have access to jewellery-making tools used to make bespoke fine jewellery.

You'll be sat at a professional jeweller's bench and shown the works of this craft. You'll learn a variety of jewellery-making techniques including melting, forming, piercing, soldering, texturing and polishing.

In this jewellery workshop you will:

  • Design a pendant
  • Learn how to use fine jewellery tools and materials
  • Have access to professional jeweller's equipment
  • Discover how to properly melt fine silver for jewellery making
  • Learn fine-jewellery craftsman skills
  • Get plenty of one-on-one time with two professional jewellers
  • Use your molten silver to create a pendant to take home

The small and intimate class size means that you’ll have plenty of one-to-one guidance from two professional jewellers throughout the designing and making process.

Enjoy the therapeutic process of melting and re-forming, re-purposing and recycling, to create your own handmade piece of jewellery!

How to get there

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Facilities

  • Toilets
  • WiFi

COVID-19 guidelines

  • There are hand sanitiser and washing facilities on-site and you are welcome to wear a mask if you are more comfortable doing so
  • You will be working on your own jeweller's bench which is sanitised regularly

On the day

  • Arrival: The class starts at 6PM so please arrive 10 - 15 minutes early
  • Location: The studio is on Picton lane which is a small street running parallel to Picton Street, a short walk from The Bristolian. The studio has painted green doors, if you struggle to find the venue call: 0117 990 2738
  • Clothing: Anything you're comfortable in
  • Transport: There is on-street paid parking available in the area and good bus connections close to the venue

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

About Picton Studios

Picton Studios is run by three jewellers - India, Lara and Jack! Together, they have twenty years of experience combined. Join these three Bristol makers in their workshop just off Gloucester Road for fine jewellery making classes.

Sustainability is one of Picton Studios' key principles. They use ethically-sourced and recycled materials for their precious metals and gemstones. Head over to India, Lara and Jack's spacious and well-equipped studio - learn the art of traditional jewellery making. These are relaxed, enjoyable and creative evenings in the heart of Stokes Croft.

Picton Studios are known for their modern take on timeless classics. This trio will craft the kind of pieces you'll feel naked without. India, Lara and Jack believe in the sentimental power of jewellery. Their experiences give people the opportunity to make something extra special. Step away with a personalised, handmade piece of high-quality jewellery that you'll treasure forever.

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Price
£55 / Adult
Duration
2 hrs 30 mins
Age restriction
16+
Rebook or cancel up to 7 days before your experience.