workshops & Events

Get your hands dirty in our professional workshop! Our classes will give you the skills to create your own unique silver jewellery.

Project Workshop

If you have some prior experience in jewellery making or have completed our beginners or intermediate course, then our Project Class is a great way to fine-tune your skills. The course is tailored to your interests allowing you to develop and create your own designs under the guidance of a tutor. It’s also a great way to learn some more advanced techniques to incorporate into your work.

Coming up next:

TUESDAY NIGHTS 

7 Weeks

Cost: $330

4th February - 17th March 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Book Now! 

SATURDAY DAY

3 week course

Cost: $330

8th - 22nd February 11:15am - 4:15pm

Book Now!

TUESDAY NIGHTS 

9 Weeks

Cost: $425

7th April - 2nd June 6:15 – 8:45pm (updated as of 22nd Jan)

Book Now! 

Duo I and Duo II by Céline de Courlon

Wax Carving

Our Wax Carving Masterclass will introduce you to the ancient technique of ‘lost wax casting’. In this course, you will learn to carve two wax rings and where to have them cast professionally. Our Wax Carving Masterclass will set you up with the skills to continue this process of making at home. 

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

7 week course

11th March- 22nd April 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Book Now! 


WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

7 week course

13th May - 24th June 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Book Now! 

Wing Cuff by Aleksandra Tempska

Beginners Fundamental

Learn the basic techniques of jewellery making in the beginners course. The class will cover piercing, filing, soldering, riveting, drilling as well as polishing and suits those with no prior knowledge in jewellery making. Students will have the opportunity to design and make a ring set as well as a pendant or earrings.

COST
$330

Beginners materials included

SATURDAY DAY

Beginners Fundamental

3 week course

7th - 21th March 11:15am - 4:15pm

Book Now! 

MONDAY NIGHTS (Canceled and rescheduled to Thursday Nights)

Beginners Fundamental

7 week course

23rd March - 11th May 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Don't cancel, I'm Interested! 

THURSDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Fundamental

7 week course

26th March - 11th May 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Book Now! 

What goes around comes around by Ding Yutong

Renovate Your Jewellery Box

SUNDAY 15th March 11:00am - 4:30pm

Book Now! 

Join jeweller Alice Whish at Gaffa for a jewellery studio workshop. Through the act of play we will renovate your jewellery box, discovering what you love to wear, repair, treasure and discard. We will use the items to inspire a new jewellery piece to make and design on the day.  

You will need to select six to ten pieces of your jewellery to bring to class (maximum), a photograph of valuable jewellery items, or bring the cheapies and come and play.

What might you take home at the end of the day:

- Cleaned and repackaged jewellery treasures, ready to store or give away.

- Repaired items if possible (earrings, brooches etc)

- A new item made from broken jewellery pieces/and or

- A design for a new piece of jewellery you would like to own, reusing part of something you brought to class.  

Knowledge Required

Desire to restore your jewellery collection to a wearable state, no skills required.

COST
$110

Book Now! 

How to enrol:

Email studios@gaffa.com.au registering your interest in attending a class, you will be sent a registration form that will need to be filled out and e-mailed back to Gaffa. The form also includes payment details. Your registration in the class will be confirmed on payment. Any missed classes are the responsibility of the student and are not refundable. Class dates may be subject to change due to lack of required numbers, class fees are also subject to change. Refunds on courses will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course. Class numbers limited to 7 students.

Project Workshop

If you have some prior experience in jewellery making or have completed our beginners or intermediate course, then our Project Class is a great way to fine-tune your skills. The course is tailored to your interests allowing you to develop and create your own designs under the guidance of a tutor. It’s also a great way to learn some more advanced techniques to incorporate into your work.

Coming up next:

TUESDAY NIGHTS 

7 Weeks

Cost: $330

4th February - 17th March 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Book Now! 

SATURDAY DAY

3 week course

Cost: $330

8th - 22nd February 11:15am - 4:15pm

Book Now!

TUESDAY NIGHTS 

9 Weeks

Cost: $425

7th April - 2nd June 6:15 – 8:45pm (updated as of 22nd Jan)

Book Now! 

Duo I and Duo II by Céline de Courlon

Wax Carving

Our Wax Carving Masterclass will introduce you to the ancient technique of ‘lost wax casting’. In this course, you will learn to carve two wax rings and where to have them cast professionally. Our Wax Carving Masterclass will set you up with the skills to continue this process of making at home. 

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

7 week course

11th March- 22nd April 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Book Now! 


WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

7 week course

13th May - 24th June 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Book Now! 

Wing Cuff by Aleksandra Tempska

Beginners Fundamental

Learn the basic techniques of jewellery making in the beginners course. The class will cover piercing, filing, soldering, riveting, drilling as well as polishing and suits those with no prior knowledge in jewellery making. Students will have the opportunity to design and make a ring set as well as a pendant or earrings.

COST
$330

Beginners materials included

SATURDAY DAY

Beginners Fundamental

3 week course

7th - 21th March 11:15am - 4:15pm

Book Now! 

MONDAY NIGHTS (Canceled and rescheduled to Thursday Nights)

Beginners Fundamental

7 week course

23rd March - 11th May 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Don't cancel, I'm Interested! 

THURSDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Fundamental

7 week course

26th March - 11th May 6:15 – 8:45pm 

Book Now! 

What goes around comes around by Ding Yutong

Renovate Your Jewellery Box

SUNDAY 15th March 11:00am - 4:30pm

Book Now! 

Join jeweller Alice Whish at Gaffa for a jewellery studio workshop. Through the act of play we will renovate your jewellery box, discovering what you love to wear, repair, treasure and discard. We will use the items to inspire a new jewellery piece to make and design on the day.  

You will need to select six to ten pieces of your jewellery to bring to class (maximum), a photograph of valuable jewellery items, or bring the cheapies and come and play.

What might you take home at the end of the day:

- Cleaned and repackaged jewellery treasures, ready to store or give away.

- Repaired items if possible (earrings, brooches etc)

- A new item made from broken jewellery pieces/and or

- A design for a new piece of jewellery you would like to own, reusing part of something you brought to class.  

Knowledge Required

Desire to restore your jewellery collection to a wearable state, no skills required.

COST
$110

Book Now! 

How to enrol:

Email studios@gaffa.com.au registering your interest in attending a class, you will be sent a registration form that will need to be filled out and e-mailed back to Gaffa. The form also includes payment details. Your registration in the class will be confirmed on payment. Any missed classes are the responsibility of the student and are not refundable. Class dates may be subject to change due to lack of required numbers, class fees are also subject to change. Refunds on courses will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course. Class numbers limited to 7 students.

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