Freelance writer and poet from London; if you would like to read my poetry, please check out my book, 'Poems on the Page', available from goo.gl/Ta4oAX.
Published February 19th 2013
Make The Perfect Present for Someone
Stones of Isis is a jewellery school offering a range of classes for all abilities. You will learn how to make beautiful and fashionable jewellery using professional techniques with materials such as beads and wire. It is ideal for anyone wanting to take up a creative hobby, interested in learning a new skill, or wanting to make a personal gift for a loved one.
On the beginners course you will learn the basics of jewellery making such as crimping and threading. Using a range of different tools you will design and make two to three different pieces of beaded jewellery, including floating jewellery, which uses very fine, almost invisible wire.
A three-hour sessions costs £79.99, while 4 hours is £99.99. There will be tea and coffee throughout the day, plus a champagne reception.
In the advanced class you will be working with wire, and building upon the basic techniques from the beginner's class. You will learn how to wrap and structure wire, how to set a pendant, and how to bead in more complex detail.
The six-hour session costs £110 and includes tea, coffee, and cake throughout the day.
If you fancy a fun get together with friends, the private class is the ideal choice. You can book at a time that suits you and choose what you want to make. The lesson is a £145 per person and lasts three hours.