66

Wire Wrapped Jewellery
with Jo Cross

All Wrapped Up - One-day Jewellery Workshop for Beginners and Up

"Brilliant day - really enjoyable and fun" - Roger

This new jewellery workshop will teach you how to make funky wire-wrapped jewellery - using glass and stone 'jewels' and sea-glass in just one day. You'll make several necklaces or pendants or bracelet charms - using materials provided, or you can bring your own precious pieces of sea-glass to incorporate!

  • No previous experience is necessary just a willingness to have a go!
  • Step by step demonstrations
  • Variety of stones and jewels to choose from
  • Simple projects with copper wire to start, more sophisticated pieces in the afternoon with sterling silver wire
  • Pieces of sea glass pprovided, or bring your own holiday treasures!
  • Taught by jeweller Jo Cross

Wire-wrapping is a popular new mothod of making contemporary jewellery from interesting glass gems, stones or sea glass using affordable materials and simple tools.
After this workshop you'll have enough knowledge to make your own jewellery at home, with a set of printed reminders provided as well as the materials you'll need for your pieces on the day.

The course cost of £130 person includes:

  • Glass cabochons, polished stones and sea glass samples provided
  • Use of tools, apron and wire for wrapping
  • Refreshments during the class and lunch from the nearby Bell Cafe
  • Maximum class size 5 people
  • Info sheet to keep with reminders of the techniques
  • All your jewellery to take home
  • This class runs at our Northants studio just outside Towcester from 10.30am to (approx) 4.30pm

If you have any questions prior to the start of the course please do not hesitate to contact us.

How to book your place - Wire Wrapped Jewellery with Jo Cross

If you're ready to book, choose the date you prefer and use the PayPal buttons to make your booking. You can pay by card or PayPal. We can also take bookings in the studio or you can buy this class as an emailable gift voucher.
All bookings are subject to our class bookings Terms And Conditions.

We've updated our workshops-related COVID-19 fact sheet - find it here.
If you have any questions or concerns get in touch and we'll do our best to help.

Watch tutor Jo Cross introduce this new workshop:
All Wrapped Up - Wire Wrapped Jewelley with Jo Cross

 

2022 Classes

  • Sunday 23rd April - All Wrapped Up Wire Wrapped Jewllery - sorry - fully booked
  • Saturday 24th September - All Wrapped Up Wire Wrapped Jewllery - 3 places remaining
  • More dates coming later in 2022 - join our Newsletter Subscription to receive updates direct to your inbox
Places

 

Join the Vitreus Art emailnewsletter community
Why not subscribe to our email newsletter to receive details of new courses and classes planned for this year? Join us here...
Visit this page to see videos on workshops and courses, rotating views of art, chats with artists and helpful tips for glass crafters - click here.

About Jo Cross

Jo trained as a costume maker and seamstress before joining the Royal Shakespeare Company making and repairing costumes for some of the company's best known shows.

More recently Jo has developed a unique form of beaded jewellery making, has established a business making and selling jewellery with fused glass jewels, and now makes and teaches others how to make wire-wrappped jewellery - with a particular interest in using sea glass and her own fused glass cabochons.

Wire wrapping sea glass jewellery on this Vitreus Art workshopMake your own lovely sea glass and pebble jewellery Wire Wrapped Jewellery workshop with Jo Cross at Vitreus Art
Wire wrapping is a stylish way to make jewellery from sea glass and fused glass cabochons
Wire wrapping sea glass jewellery on this Vitreus Art workshop
Finished wire wrapped pendants made from sea glass
Wire Wrapped Jewellery workshop with Jo Cross at Vitreus ArtAll materials provided, including sea glass, stones and wire
Make your own wire wrapped jewellery with fused glass, sea glass and pebbles at Vitreus Art Step by step instruction and small class sizes on this inspring workshop