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New courses – new jewellery experiences

A few years after my mum passed away I made some crucifixes to celebrate her birthday and gave them to her sisters. They were well received and I’ve experimented with a few more designs. The cross always comes over as a bold, but simple design – instantly recognisable. But also a great making activity, combing…
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A blog post from Harriet Peck

The Silver Jewellery Boat Posted on December 17, 2018 by Peck One thing that Alec and I like about one another is our creativity. Being crafty people (in more ways that one!), we’ve decided to go on a creative journey together involving all manner of activities beginning with silver jewellery making… Through various local grapevines we’d heard about a…
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Thoughts from a previous student

An absolutely amazing course, made even more special by the magical setting of being on board a narrowboat in a beautiful place. This is perfect for beginners but I also feel that if I did it again it would be just as good as now I know the basic techniques I could work on a…
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Murmurations

The relatively mild winter meant only a few courses on board The Silver Jewellery Boat were disrupted by an iced over canal. It was a busy Christmas with lots of our one day courses taking place over the festive period, whilst many chose to purchase a voucher for a days jewellery making, as a gift.…
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Looking ahead on The Silver Jewellery Boat.

The word is getting about and this has been a very busy summer on board The Silver Jewellery Boat. A lot of new students have enjoyed a day learning and developing their skill to make their own silver jewellery. It’s all worked out rather well and the floating workshop has coped with the busy days…
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It’s cold outside!

No baby rabbits to see through the windows, ducklings or blossom. Warm and toasty inside though. The Silver Jewellery Boat is heated by a lovely woodburning stove. It’s been a busy autumn with many students travelling from afar to make silver rings, bangles and bracelets on board our floating workshop. If you are looking for…
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A summer of canals and jewellery

It took a lot of hard work and thought to bring The Jewellery Boat concept fruition. All of the hard work seems to be paying off. This summer, many more students have enjoyed their day on the boat learning to make jewellery, watching the wildlife and boats go by, eating cake, and generally treating themselves.…
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Current canal life…

It has been a lovely weekend on the Jewellery Boat. The sunshine has bought out wonderful flowers, beautiful butterflies and a host of other natural delights to inspire our thoughts and ideas. The Jewellery Boat is perfectly placed to develop your creativity and hone your jewellery making skills!