Ellie B Jewels

Ellie B Jewels

Description

Ellie B Jewels
Delivering a variety of workshops that are suitable for the beginners to advance learner in beaded jewellery making and dressmaking. You will learn all the basic techniques to create stunning pieces whether that is jewellery or sewing.

Jewellery making - learn how to use the tools and the different materials. Learn how to crimp, open and close jump rings make loops, wire wrapping, chain malle and more.

Workshops in dressmaking and general sewing. Covering basic skills and techniques e.g. threading your sewing machine, how to use an overlocker different seam types, how to take your body measurements, cutting, pressing etc. plus professional tips.

Knitting and crochet lessons for the beginners, where they will gain confidence in this craft discipline.

Top courses

Beginners dressmaking - Inhouse course
Ellie B Jewels
  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • Beginner
  • Different dates available
  • 2h

...sewing darts, gathers, pleats, cutting fabric etc. Progress onto sewing for family or friends. Turn this hobby into a business. Learn the basic functions of sewing... Learn about: Pattern manipulation, Pattern making, Hand sewing... More


£ 120
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  • Course
  • Birmingham
    and another venue.
  • Beginner
  • Different dates available
  • 2h

...You can then put these skills into practice by working on circles and squares. Learn how to make an hat or even the very popular “Granny square blanket”... Learn about: Pattern reading... More


£ 25
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  • Course
  • Birmingham
  • Beginner
  • 4h

...beginners This workshop is an introduction to sewing and dressmaking where you'll learn how to use a sewing machine and create a basic cushion cover... More


£ 30
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Basic Jewellery Making - Inhouse course
Ellie B Jewels
  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • 5h

...like “when should you use tigertail or monofilament”? “What is a right angle weave?” “What is an eyepin?” There will be a lot to take in but you will go... Learn about: Silver Jewellery Making, Jewellery Design... More


£ 75
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  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • Beginner
  • 4 Days

...like “when should you use tigertail or monofilament”? “What is a right angle weave?” “What is an eyepin?” On these 4 session workshops I'll be covering... Learn about: Jewellery Design... More


£ 25
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  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • 3h

...to extend that to the bag you carry. Nowadays we are always changing the bags we carry sometimes quiet often during the day. On this bag making course... More


£ 30
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  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • 4h

...The techniques and skills covered in the class will include how to make the wired branches, flowers, how to cover the tiara band with your choice of beads... Learn about: Jewellery Design... More


£ 45
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  • Course
  • Inhouse in Birmingham
  • Beginner
  • Different dates available
  • 2h - 5 Days

...To introduce you to dressmaking and get you prepared to start making your own clothes. Suitable for: Novice sewer The complete dressmaking course where... More


£ 100
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  • Course
  • Birmingham
  • 5h

...Byzantine weave This workshop is for the Byzantine chain maille weave which is suitable for the beginner. This fairly simple but intricate and beautiful... Learn about: Jewellery Design... More


£ 55
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  • Course
  • Birmingham
  • Different dates available
  • 2h

...Get you knitting. Suitable for: Beginners Beginners Knitting lessons for the absolute beginner where you will learn how to cast on and how to cast... Learn about: Knitwear Design... More


£ 25
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Teachers and trainers (1)

Ellie Braithwaite
Ellie Braithwaite
Tutor

History

I've many years experience in sewing and dressmaking with a City & Guilds level1- 3 qualification in Bespoke tailoring & Pattern cutting. I hold certificates in soft furnishing,millinery and jewellery making. I also hold a PTLLS qualification.

I've delivered jewellery workshops to Deaf Plus in Birmingham with the aid of an interpreter and jewellery & textiles to Scawdi & a local girls school. I also deliver private 1-2-1 lessons.

Advantages of studying here

Small groups that ensure you will recieve individual attention. Qualified tutor and a fully experience dressmaker and beaded jewellery maker.

Areas of specialisation

Beaded jewellery making, dressmaking, soft furnishing, knitting & crochet for beginners