Workshops @ Monty’s

Welcome to Monty’s Jewellery Studio!

Our studio is located underneath our stunning bead shop in the heart of Exeter.

Our fully equipped workspace has everything you need for your class – Including plenty of tea and coffee.

Our friendly experienced tutors will help you create something unique and special.
Access to our studio is via stairs from the main shop.

Creativity can often cause lessons to run over a wee bit so please consider your parking arrangements. You may also like some time getting more inspiration from all our gemstones beads, freshwater pearls and jewellery in our beautiful independent shop.

Good public transport links into the city centre. Exeter Central railway station is a 5-minute walk
Pay and display parking available at John Lewis, Princesshay and Howell Road – all within 5 minutes’ walk. Howell Road Car Park offers a pay by phone app.

Workshop overview

All our workshops and Experience sessions include the materials. We use gemstones, freshwater pearls & sterling silver components.

Daytime classes

Beginners Stringing – a good place to start your jewellery journey

Intermediate Stringing – take your basic skills to the next level – join our waiting list

Wire Wrapping – A popular choice

Pearl Knotting – Using traditional skills

Silver Finding Design – make your jewellery stand out from the crowds – join our waiting list

Introduction to Precious Metal Clay – a popular workshop

Intermediate Metal Clay – more advanced techniques – join our waiting list

Silversmithing Experience Sessions

(3 hours) Thursday, Friday & Saturday monthly

Find the perfect gift for any occasion with our popular experience sessions. Try something new or treat your friends and family. Our 3-hour sessions are tailored for up to six people. No previous silversmithing skills required. Students follow a project led session which produces lovely jewellery to take home and cherish.

Stacking Rings – Make 3 sterling silver rings in the size and texture of your choice.

Earrings – Make a pair of studs and a pair of drop earrings

Bangles – Make 2 simple sterling silver bangles

Make Your own Wedding Rings

Under the guidance of our goldsmith you can create your own Wedding bands