Past Events

Member Workshop: Giant Bubble Making

Member Workshop: Giant Bubble Making

Wednesday 03 November 2021 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a morning of giant bubble making. In this two-hour workshop you will learn how to formulate the perfect soap recipe for enormous iridescent bubbles, and then learn how to make your own tri-stick bubble wand from cotton string and bamboo.

Part of Member Events  

Member Workshop: Using Ceramic Underglazes

Member Workshop: Using Ceramic Underglazes

Thursday 28 October 2021 2:00pm - 3:30pm

In this fun and explorative workshop, events manager and ceramicist Sara Brouwer will introduce the Institute of Making’s new ceramic underglazes, and in the process show you several different techniques for application to leather-hard clay.

Member Workshop: Using Ceramic Underglazes

Member Workshop: Using Ceramic Underglazes

Thursday 28 October 2021 10:30am - 12:00pm

In this fun and explorative workshop, events manager and ceramicist Sara Brouwer will introduce the Institute of Making’s new ceramic underglazes, and in the process show you several different techniques for application to leather-hard clay.

Part of Member Events  

Member Masterclass: Sketch Modelling Masterclass

Member Masterclass: Sketch Modelling Masterclass

Monday 25 October 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join model maker and artist, Ellie Sampson, for an insightful introduction into the intricacies of 3D sketch model making.

Part of Member Events  

Member Masterclass: Sketch Modelling Masterclass

Member Masterclass: Sketch Modelling Masterclass

Monday 25 October 2021 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join model maker and artist, Ellie Sampson, for an insightful introduction into the intricacies of 3D sketch model making.

Part of Member Events  

Technician Workshop: Copper Bangle Making

Technician Workshop: Copper Bangle Making

Wednesday 20 October 2021 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a morning of copper bangle making. During this hour long workshop you will be working with our very own Institute of Making technicians to create a unique piece of jewellery.  Begin by using a variety of hammers to texture your copper strip before using metal stamps to emboss a message, name or word of your choice, then bend it to a perfect fit. With no prior experience needed, this is great opportunity to find your way back to the workshop!

Part of Member Events  

Repair Week: Solander Box Making Masterclass

Repair Week: Solander Box Making Masterclass

Friday 15 October 2021 2:30pm - 4:30pm

In this masterclass with paper conservator Ashleigh Brown, you will learn how to make a medium-sized solander box to store heritage material safely.

Part of Public Events,  Public Programme: Repair Week  

Repair Week: Introduction to Kintsugi

Repair Week: Introduction to Kintsugi

Friday 15 October 2021 2:30pm - 5:00pm

This workshop, led by Iku Nishikawa, is a beginners guide to Kintsugi: the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with lacquer often dusted with powdered metals such as gold, silver, brass or platinum.

Part of Public Programme: Repair Week,  Public Events  

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