Make your own wedding rings in Bowral
Is there any better way to celebrate your commitment than to make your own wedding rings?! Turn a simple block of precious metal into your own handcrafted designs under the expert guidance of a master jeweller. You will be professionally guided through every step of the process, receiving personalised attention in this hands on, detailed craft. At the end of the day, you will leave the studio with perfectly fitted, high quality rings. The workshop is held in a modern studio in the heart of Bowral, near the Milk Factory. No prior experience is required. We’ll break the process down into small steps that will be easy to follow and we’ll be there to help you at every stage. What the day includes: * Whole day workshop from 10am – 4pm * Studio access plus all tools and equipment * Lunch and refreshments throughout the day * Individual, clean, contemporary work space to create your wedding rings * Personalised instruction from a master jewellery designer and maker * A complimentary glass of champagne to celebrate your creations! What you will learn and create: * How to fabricate a wedding band * How to personalise your wedding band through texture * You will leave the workshop with your own custom designed wedding bands * A special experience that will stay with you forever! About your facilitator – Michel Vermande Michel Vermande grew up in Nancy, a city in North-East France famous for the birth of the Art Nouveau movement. He undertook his jewellery apprenticeship in his hometown under the guidance of Paris trained designer-jeweller Bernard Buguet. Michel arrived in Australia in 1980 and spent many years working for some of Sydney's leading jewellery houses, including Fairfax and Roberts. Michel now works from his peaceful and creative studio in Bowral. He offers services to clients including jewellery designing, manufacturing, repairs and restorations. Blending modern manufacturing techniques with classic skills developed over a life time, Michel specialises in producing unique and individual jewellery pieces using the highest quality materials and gemstones.