Workshops

 T&M Arts and Crafts Workshops

 

We run a series of Workshops on silver wire jewellery, painting, floristry and mosaics.  Learn from Tammy and Mark how to create your own piece of artwork or jewellery at their studio in the heart of the Blackdown Hills in Devon.

Workshops are a few hours long and include refreshments or run over 1 or 2 days and include a delicious homemade lunch using local produce from our own garden (when available) and other local producers and farm shops.

 

Flower Arranging Workshops

 

Christmas Wreath making workshops. Learn how to make stunning Christmas wreaths with Tammy. These wont be like the cheap wreaths you can buy down the market, these will be full of foliage and decorative items which will adorn your door and welcome your guests at Christmas. An absolute talking point, which you can inform your guests that it was made by you! I will supply your wreath frame and moss to make the base, but then you will need to supply foliage and decorations. A list of which is issued when you click here.

 

Cost: £25 per person

 

I need a minimum of 4, maximum of 8 people per course. Why not get all your friends together and make an evening of it!

 

Jewellery Workshops.

Short introductory evening workshop: 2-3 hours long. All materials and tools provided. Minimum of 4 maximum of 8 people. The workshop will begin with a demonstration by Tammy on how to make the different spiral shapes using silver plated wire. You will then be shown how to thread semi precious gemstones and create a bracelet and matching earrings. After some refreshments you will be able to make your own. You can either make a matching set of earrings and bracelet or you could make your own necklace. These are yours to keep.  This workshop is also ideal for Hen parties and teenage birthday parties (minimum age 15 years), I can also do the workshop at your house (a small charge for my travel) on a date that suits you, email me to discuss possible dates for your party.

Cost: £25 per person, to book click here.

moonstone earrings by Tammy Betson pink sardonyx agate bracelet by Tammy Betson turquoise necklace by Tammy Betson

1 day beginners workshop. All materials and tools provided. Minimum of 4 maximum of 8 people. The workshop will begin with a demonstration by Tammy on how to make the different spiral shapes using silver plated wire. You will then be shown how to thread semi precious gemstones and how to connect it all together. After a delicious homemade lunch of soup and bread followed by a cream tea. You will then have the chance to create your own matching set of earrings, bracelet and necklace in silver plated wire and gemstones, or you can opt to pay a little extra and make it all in sterling silver wire. These are then yours to keep.

Cost: £50 per person for Silver Plated or £90 for Sterling Silver per person, to book click here.

Blue Malachite necklace by Tammy Betson Malachite earrings by Tammy Betson Blue Malachite bracelet by Tammy Betson

Silver Wire Tree of Life Pendant workshop 1 day.  All materials and tools provided. Minimum of 4 maximum of 8 people. The workshop will begin with a demonstration by Tammy on how to make the Tree of Life Pendant using silver plated wire and gemstones.  You will then make your own pendant. At 1pm we will break for a delicious homemade lunch of soup and bread followed by a cream tea. Once the Pendants are made, Tammy will then demonstrate how to make a chain and fastenings, after which you will complete your own pieces. You can make your pendant in Silver plated wire or opt to pay a little extra and make it in Sterling silver. This is then yours to keep.

Cost: £35 per person for Silver Plated or £60 for Sterling silver, to book click here.

Freshwater Pearl Tree of Life Pendant by Tammy Betson

Advanced class - Map of England or Elephant pendant workshop 1 day.  All materials and tools provided. Minimum of 4 maximum of 8 people. The workshop will begin with a demonstration by Tammy on how to make both pendants using silver plated wire. You will then make one pendant (either a map or an elephant). At 1pm we will break for a delicious homemade lunch of soup and bread followed by a cream tea. Once you have completed your pendant, Tammy will demonstrate how to make a chain and fastenings, after which you will complete your own piece. The techniques you learn on this workshop will enable you to adapt them to other animals and shapes. You can make your pendant in silver plated wire or opt to pay a little extra and make it in sterling silver. This is then yours to keep.

Cost: £40 per person for Silver plated or £65 for Sterling silver, to book click here.

UK Map pendant by Tammy Betson Elephant pendant by Tammy Betson

Worksheets

If you can't make any of our workshops, you can also order all these jewellery workshops as worksheets. NO materials or tools are provided. Each project has a step by step guide with photographs, so you can easily follow how to make earrings, bracelets, necklaces and pendants in the comfort of your own home. 

Cost: priced between £1.50 and £12, to order a worksheet click here.

Art Workshops

Details to follow soon.

Mosaic Workshops

Details to follow soon.