BRONZE EARRINGS OR PENDANT
WAX TO METAL WORKSHOP

$165.00 + HST

This is a 5 hour, two-part Intro Workshop. 

In Part 1 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn the basics of

wax carving. You will learn how to carve your own pendant OR pair

of earrings out of wax using a variety of tools and techniques. Once

your piece has been carved in wax, we will take it to cast in bronze,

at a casting house off site.

In Part 2 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn how to cut,

clean, polish and finish your bronze piece(s). You will be provided

with a pair of sterling silver hooks to hang your earrings, or a

sterling silver jump ring to hang your pendant - for a mixed metal look!

Note - jewellery bronze has a beautiful golden yellow tone, and

looks extremely similar to 14K yellow gold, and is safe to wear.

No experience necessary.


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SOAP MAKING WORKSHOP

​$70.00 + HST (all materials included)

In this fun, hands-on workshop students will be shown how to craft
their own batch of handmade, cold processed soap. Using coconut oil,
essential oils and botanicals, students will be able to customize their
own 1lb batch of soap to take home for personal use, or lovely gifting
for friends and family. 

Students will also take home their own copy of a unique soapmaking
'zine full of helpful hints and tips, recipes, and a list of resources for
making their own soap at home!

Please note, this workshop will include the usage of a lye solution
(which is used in traditional soapmaking). Students are asked to bring
​a long sleeve shirt and wear closed toed shoes.

 

No experience necessary.

 

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*NEW*

Sterling Sliver Wedding Bands

WIRED EARRING WORKSHOP

$125.00 + HST

In this 3 hour Workshop, you will make a pair of sterling silver earrings

using round wire and different hammering techniques. You will learn
the basics of jewellery fabrication - how to measure, cut, forge, solder,

clean and polish.

No experience necessary.


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SASHIKO EMBROIDERY WORKSHOP

​$65.00 + HST (materials included)

Work wizardry on your worn out denim in this Sashiko mending workshop! 

In this 3 hour workshop, participants will learn how to visibly mend holes

in garments with Sashiko. Traditionally used for Kimono repair Sashiko is

a simple yet beautiful technique that is easy to learn and gives a second chance to just about any clothing item that needs mending, or

embellishing!

Participants will be lead through an introduction to Sashiko mending

and within class-time we will cover the basics of stitching patterns on

a practice sampler. 

Participants are encouraged to bring along an item with a hole to be

repaired, or any item from your closet to be embroidered (the technique

is not just for mending)! Step-by-step instruction on how to visibly mend

will help participants get a start on their Sashiko mending project that

they can finish at home. 

No experience necessary.


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STUD EARRINGS WORKSHOP

$125.00 + HST

In this 3 hour intro Workshop, you will make 2 pairs of sterling silver

stud earrings. You will use different techniques to make 1 pair of square

studs and 1 pair of ball studs. You will learn the basics of jewellery

fabrication - how to measure, cut, forge, solder, clean and polish.

No experience necessary.


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STACKING RING WORKSHOP

$125.00 + HST

In this 3 hour Stacking Ring Workshop, you will make 2 sterling silver
stacking rings using round wire and different hammering techniques.
You will learn the basics of jewellery fabrication - how to measure, cut,
​forge, solder, clean and polish.


No experience necessary.


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MACRAME WALL HANGING WORKSHOP

​$95.00 + HST (all materials included)

Macrame is making a comeback! 

Join us to create your own beautiful and unique wall hanging with a retro

feel, and a modern twist, and bring texture and interest to your home or

work space!

In this 3 hour Workshop, you will learn the basic macramé knots and

techniques to create your own original macramé wall hanging, using

100% unbleached cotton rope. You can choose from natural found wood

OR double brass hoops to hang your piece (see photo on the right).

Your finished piece will be approximately 12'' wide x 45'' long. 

Shaun will have some of her own macramé examples on hand for

inspiration. 
 

No experience necessary.

 

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STERLING SILVER CHARM 
WAX TO METAL WORKSHOP

$95.00 + HST

In this 2 hour Wax to Metal CHARM Workshop, you will learn the

basics of wax carving. You will learn how to carve your own textured

pendant(s) out of wax using a variety of tools and techniques. Once

your piece has been carved in wax, we will take it to cast in sterling

silver OR bronze at a casting house off site.

After casting, your pendant(s) will be cut, cleaned, polished and

finished by one of our studio jewellers - and will be ready for pick

up 2 weeks after the workshop.

No experience necessary.


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*NEW*

MAGICAL MANDALA WORKSHOP

$65.00 + HST (all materials will be provided)

If you love mandalas and meditative art forms, you will love this drawing

class! Delve into the ancient art of self-expression to create your own

personal Mandala, and explore the sacred circle of symbols and patterns -

so beautiful and easy to create - no previous art experience required!

The very act of creating a mandala can lead us to many blessings, such

as the experience of wholeness and inner clarity and possibilities! The

artistic process embraces the joy of colour and imaginative mark making,

and with the guidance of artist & instructor Sharlena Wood, you will have

a finished piece of art to hang on your own wall!

Options for prints & framing your Mandalas for any occasion will also be available through Great Spirit www.GreatSpiritGallery.com

No experience necessary.


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FUSED PENDANT/FUSED EARRINGS
​WORKSHOP

$125.00 + HST

In this 3 hour Workshop, you will make your own sterling silver pendant

or pair of earrings, using a mini torch to fuse together different shapes

and sizes of sterling silver sheet, wire and chain to create a unique,

one-of-a-kind piece. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of jewellery

fabrication - how to measure, cut, forge, solder, clean and polish.

Notes:
*Up to 6 grams of silver is included in the price of this workshop.
*Sterling Silver chain is available for an extra cost.

No experience necessary.


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WEDDING BAND WORKSHOP


OPTION 1

BAND RING
$125.00 + HST each (in sterling silver)


In this 3 hour Band Ring Workshop, you will make your own, or your
partner's band ring, using sterling silver sheeting metal. You will learn

the basics of jewellery fabrication - how to measure, cut, forge, solder,
clean and polish.


OPTION 2
WAX TO METAL
- 2 part Workshop

$195.00 + HST each (for up to 10 grams of sterling silver)

Price on request for Gold


In Part 1 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn the basics of
wax carving. You will learn how to carve your own ring, or your partner's
ring, out of wax using a variety of tools and techniques. Once your
piece has been carved in wax, we will take it to cast in sterling silver
or yellow/white/rose gold at a casting house off site.

In Part 2 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn how to cut,
clean, polish and finish your rings.


Please note: If you would like to make your rings in gold, you will
need to contact us (contact@RAWspace.info) at least one week before
the workshop to determine your design, size, fit and estimated price
​in gold.

No experience necessary.


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MANDALA TOTE EMBROIDERY

WORKSHOP

​$85.00 + HST (all materials included)

In this 3 hour workshop, participants will learn the eight basic 
embroidery 
stitches needed to complete this embroidered mandala
tote bag. 
Detailed instruction and guidance will be provided as well as
a stitch
guide, embroidery hoop, floss, needle and tote bag with image
transfer.
Basic embroidery how-to will be covered as well as a discussion
of
transfer techniques. 

Each participant will leave with the skills needed to complete their tote

bag at home. 
 

No experience necessary.

 

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INTRO TO 3D PRINTING WORKSHOP

$195.00 + HST (all materials will be provided)

This is a 4 hour, two-part Intro Workshop.

You can 3D print basically anything! Being able to use 3D design tools

gives you super powers, and that’s what this workshop is all about!

CREATIVE CADWORKS will provide the computers, and will print your customized, personalized, one of a kind 3D printed objects, off site.

In Part 1, you will learn to make your own personalized coloured plastic

case for an 8GB USB memory drive. Your piece will be printed offsite,

and ready to pick up in Part 2 of this workshop.

In Part 2, you will learn to make your own key chain/conversation piece,

that will be printed in a special 3D plastic that will glow in the dark!

Your piece will be printed offsite, and ready to pick up 1 week after

the workshop. (Shipping arrangements available, for a small extra fee).

Bonus - the best part of this workshop is that the skills you will learn are perfectly portable for designing jewellery, toys, gifts, housewares, or your

next world-changing invention.

No experience necessary.


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Wax to Metal Wedding Bands

*NEW*

POTTERY SLAB-WORKING WORKSHOP

$95.00 + HST (materials included)

In this 3 hour workshop, each participant will learn how to make
fundamental forms with clay using a slab-built method. Each person
will be given 3lbs of cone 6 mid-porcelain clay, and access to tools and underglazes to build and decorate their own unique Mug, Espresso Cup,
Vase or Planter. One to two pieces can be made, depending on the size. Surface techniques will be explored with underglaze and carving, to create beautiful AND functional pieces. There will be examples of finished pieces available to reference for your design choices.

 *To make the most of this workshop, please wear clothes you do not

mind getting dirty and trim your fingernails! Long nails dig into the clay

and mark up your work.

The pieces made during the class will be transported to Annika’s studio
where they will be bisque fired, coated with food-safe clear glaze and fired
to cone 6. Once glaze fired, the pieces will be microwave and dishwasher
safe. The finished work will be returned to RAWspace, where it can be
​picked up 2 weeks after the class.

*Annika will do her best to ensure all of the pieces survive with fantastic results, but clay can be quite unpredictable and results may vary from example pieces.

No experience necessary.


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WAX TO METAL WORKSHOP

$195.00 + HST

This is a 5 hour, two-part Intro Workshop.

In Part 1 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn the basics of wax carving. You will learn how to carve your piece of jewellery out of wax
using a variety of tools and techniques. Once your piece has been carved
in wax, we will take it to cast in sterling silver at a casting house off site.

In Part 2 of the Wax to Metal Workshop, you will learn how to cut, clean,
​polish and finish your sterling silver piece.

No experience necessary.

Notes:
Up to 10 grams of silver included in price of this workshop.
Price of Gold on request.


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​​BAND RING WORKSHOP

$125.00 + HST 

In this 3 hour Intro Band Ring Workshop, you will make your own
band ring using sterling silver sheet metal. You will learn the basics 
of jewellery fabrication - how to measure, cut, forge, solder, clean
and polish.


No experience necessary.


Click HERE for class availability.