Belt Buckle Workshop


Thursday, 8th August – Thursday, 12th September 2024

Craft and cast a one of a kind belt buckle out of silver or bronze. Join artist and jeweller Maca over four evenings at our CBD workshop and learn jewellery making techniques that will equip you with the skills to shape wax, metal and leather – resulting in a bespoke belt & buckle. Materials, tools and post-session beer or AF Drink included.

Session One (Thursday, 8th August, 6-9pm): Introduction to wax modelling, buckle design session, beginning of wax works.

Session Two (Thursday, 15th August, 6-9pm): Continuation of wax design, attaching screws, finishing wax design, send off to Regal Castings for casting.

Two weeks later…

Session Three (Thursday, 5th September, 6-9pm): Cleaning up bronze or silver casting, filing, sanding, polishing.

Session Four (Thursday, 12th September, 6-9pm): Final touches to buckle, attaching leather belt to the buckle.

Note: Sterling Silver will incur additional costs as the price fluctuates daily. You will be quoted a price before making your final decision.