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The Whimsical Bead

‘Into the Deep’ Polymer Clay Workshop (March)

$60.00 $120.00

 

 

Learn Leanne’s secrets to achieving beautiful depths within your jewellery pieces using polymer clay.

Not only will you learn the technique but you’ll also learn how to create double sided pendants and finish them using Leanne’s signature glossy UV resin finish to encase them and give them the look of glass.

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Description

Date & Time:

Sunday 13th March 2022
10.00am to 4.30pm

 

Venue:
The Whimsical Bead Studio, in Healesville, Vic
EFTPOS & Credit Card Facilities Available

Weather permitting, this workshop will be held in our outdoor studio in  line with  our covid safe plan.
Please be prepared  for this.
If the weather is  not ideal, we will move to the inside studio, implementing additional covid safe measures.

 

Tutor:

Leanne Fergeus of LeanneFergeus.com.
Yes, she’s back to teach a few workshops in 2022, so get in whilst you can!!
Leanne has had a passion for creating art since she was old enough to hold a pencil.
With a career spanning several decades, she has found ways to express herself through several mediums, dabbling in watercolours, botanical illustration, pottery, mosaics patchwork and many other art forms.
Leanne studied Colour and Design at the Melbourne Studio of Art.

 

Skill Level:
This workshop is for students of all skill levels including patient beginners  however some experience with polymer clay is recommended.

 

Cost:

$120 plus material & kit fee of $45 payable to The Whimsical Bead on the day.

Price includes tuition, use of tools/equipment, morning and afternoon tea, tea/coffee.
Material/Kit fee includes polymer clay, leafing, full bottle of quality UV resin (you can take the remainder home), jewellery findings, plus a few other bits and pieces!

 

 

All bookings require a deposit with the balance to be paid on the day.

Payment plans are available so please do not hesitate to contact us if you require this option.
Bookings will be made on a first come, first served basis however a deposit must be made before your booking is secure.
Please see our Workshop Terms & Conditions page for full terms and conditions and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.

Places are strictly limited.

 

 

What to Bring:

Almost everything you need is included in both the workshop and materials fees however if you’d like to, you can bring the following along;

  • 1 -2 Acrylic blocks (small to medium in size). We will have a few to borrow on the day;
  • Polymer Clay Tool Kit (if you’d prefer to use your own tools) ie. acrylic roller, tissue blade, craft knife, needle tool etc.;
  • Cutters/templates, if you have a particular shape you’d like to use on the day to create your pendants/earrings;
  • Baby wipes (for clean up);
  • Container to bring your finished/unfinished pieces home in;
  • Your lunch (or you can go into town on your lunch break);
  • Your kit fee;
  • Notebook/Pen/Pencil if you would like to take notes.

 

If you would like to book a position for this class, you can do so online (preferred, so we all have a copy of the transaction) or call Dani on 0412 662 179.
Once you have booked in, you will receive a manual ‘Confirmation of Booking’ email a week or two before the workshop which will include a booking reminder plus all the information you need for this workshop.

 

Extra Information Regarding COVID:

 

Please note, COVID safety measures will be in place on the day. These may vary from workshop to workshop according to current government regulations. You will be required to sign in (digitally via QR code preferred as per government guidelines),  wear a fitted  face mask  indoors and hand sanitise your hands. There may be other safety measures in place on the day as directed by industry guidelines.
We ask that you remember that we are a home based business run by someone with chronic illnesses. Many of our visitors are also immune compromised. Please do not visit the studio if you are unwell in any way, have recently had a covid test and are awaiting the results or have been in contact with someone who has been unwell. If you arrive to the studio and are seen to have covid symptoms you may be asked to leave. We ask that you please respect our guidelines when entering the studio to keep yourself and everyone attending, safe.

 

 

Thank you for your understanding. If you have any questions or concerns please just ask.

We look forward to seeing you at the Studio very soon!