Jewellery Retreat

Ring In A Day & Afternoon Tea 

We welcome you to the beautiful Wyresdale Park Estate where you will be spending the day lake side in the beautiful Lake House. Expert Goldsmith Rachel Elizabeth Wood is hosting an exclusive day where students will learn how to make their own ring using the ancient technique of wax carving.  
At the end of the day wax finished masters will be sent to the casters for casting in sterling silver and hand polishing, before being posted out to students ready to be worn. 

The Day 

9.00 am Start & Welcome 
10.00 am Demonstration and design session with Rachel
1.00 pm Afternoon Tea curtesy of the fabulous Apple Store
2.00 pm Afternoon practical- Perfecting your designs in wax
4.30 pm Celebration of your work with a glass of fizz

You will learn:

 Designing for wax carving  
Properties of different forms of wax 
Using wax carving tools to achieve your designs  
Making finished wax carved masters ready to cast  

All the tools and materials you need will be provided on the day. 

Afternoon Tea

Selection of freshly made sandwiches & cakes, scones jam & cream. Served on a traditional carousel with tea or filter coffee. Locally sourced and homemade by The Apple Store

We believe that everyone can make jewellery, no matter what skill level or age group you are. 

If you would like to chat about the event give us a call on 0113 323 0717 or email Rachel on 

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Jewellery Retreat

Ring In A Day & Afternoon Tea Experience

Times: 9am-5pm
Date: 19th October 
Location: Lake House, Wyresdale Park Snowhill Ln, England, PR3 1BA, United Kingdom 

Introductory Offer Limited places 

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 There is a range of accommodation to book.

Wyresdale Park is set within 800 acres of upland fell and ancient woodland in an area of outstanding beauty known as The Forest Of Bowland. The estate has plenty of opportunities to explore, including boating, fishing, wild swimming and walking. 

On the estate the fabulous Apple Store Cafe is set in a restored Victorian glasshouse and serves quintessentially English cream teas, lunches, and hearty English breakfasts.

The nearby village Scorton is within easy each. 

Please book your accommodation directly with Wyresdale Park.

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Phone- 01524 792296

Please quote Jewellery retreat


Please be aware that it is possible that the class may run over the expected finish time, we suggest allowing AT LEAST an hour either side of the expected finish time. Bear this in mind when booking transport, as we cannot be held responsible for any missed trains, flights and buses.

Classes are NON-REFUNDABLE so please double check travel arrangements, child care and any other arrangements before committing to a class.

In the unlikely event that Rachel Elizabeth Wood has to cancel a class, any money paid towards the class itself will be refunded, this does not extend to covering travel and / or accommodation expenditure.

The skills learnt during your time with us are intended for you to use yourself and under no circumstances should the class be replicated and taught by you to your own students in person, online or via video. 

Photographs are permitted during class but video recording is prohibited. Unless otherwise stated by the tutor. 

It is down to the student to finish the wax ring ready for casting on the day within the time set.