Official tourism website for Northern Ireland

Jewellery Making Workshops: Creating a Memory

184 Gobbins Road, Islandmagee, County Antrim, BT40 3TX
  • Instructor watching over the group as they make jewellery as part of the workshop with Gobbins Craft in Islandmagee

Book Tickets Online


Settle in for your class with tutor Heather, an experienced goldsmith and designer. She has taught students of all abilities for more than 30 years and her classes are limited to four, allowing Heather to adjust the pace to each student's requirements and ensuring you get the most from the experience. You’ll also be able to admire Heather’s own works in progress, as well as completed artefacts.

Heather has designed the classes to help you discover the enjoyment to be had from making your own pieces. “I’ve found that the simple joy of creation is something uniquely satisfying for everyone that attends,” she says. “In our most popular silversmithing workshop, I show each guest the basics of jewellery-making. They’ll go on to create their own set of stacking rings, knot rings or pendant.” You’ll be provided with your own set of equipment, and during the class you’ll learn how to take silver sheet and wire and to cut, shape and solder it into your own unique piece of jewellery to take away. It makes a wonderful souvenir of your time in this beautiful place. 

The relaxed and peaceful surroundings at Gobbins Craft are an important part of your experience. Heather’s workshop is set in a restored, stone-built building, a former pig house. It dates from the early 1830s and the former residents have given way to goldsmiths’ benches and a comprehensive range of metalworking equipment. 

Just down the road from the workshop, you’ll find its namesake, the ‘Gobbins’ itself. It consists of a cliff-top walkway along precipitous paths, crossing gantries flung over plunging drops. It’s an adrenaline-rush of an outdoor experience. So it’s perfectly complemented by the relaxing and contemplative time you’ll spend at Gobbins Crafts!

Book Tickets


Event Facilities

  • Booking Required
Man making jewellery holding a blowtorch as part of the jewellery making workshop with Gobbins Crafts in Islandmagee

Add Jewellery Making Workshops: Creating a Memory to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0) 28 9338 2577

Check availability for Jewellery Making Workshops: Creating a Memory (opens in a new window)

Map & Directions

Opening Times

* 10.30am to 1.30pm – Weekdays, Saturday and Sunday

What's Nearby

  1. Follow the winding road down to reach this hidden gem. With its picture-book perfect…

    3.41 miles away
  2. The gardens are situated within the peninsula of Islandmagee, with beautiful views over…

    3.64 miles away
  3. Popular award winning rural beach positioned in a delightful sandy bay, at the northern…

    4.94 miles away
  4. On the thrilling Gobbins Experience, nature isn’t content to just sit back and be admired…

    5.05 miles away
  5. This special memorial tower stands tall on the western side of Larne Lough, at the…

    6.26 miles away
  6. A short and delightful coastal path from the picturesque seaside town of Whitehead to…

    6.3 miles away
  7. Enjoy a lovely walk along a one mile long stretch of Promenade running from Larne Leisure…

    6.46 miles away
  8. The new Whitehead Railway Museum will take visitors on a journey through time, see our…

    6.62 miles away
  9. Discover magnificent views and Ulster Scots heritage in Templecorran graveyard,…

    6.63 miles away
  10. Town Park and Chaine Park are delightful parks located on the Causeway Coastal route in…

    6.64 miles away
  11. Explore Waterloo Bay in Larne, the most accessible locality for fossil hunting and…

    6.72 miles away
  12. Whitehead Centre provides a tourism hub for information about what is going on locally…

    6.77 miles away
  13. Housed in the historic former Carnegie Free Library building, Larne Museum and Arts…

    7.16 miles away
  14. One of our lesser known ‘hidden treasures’, Gleno is a magnificent 30 foot waterfall…

    8.16 miles away
  15. Packed full of fun family activities and attractions, Carnfunnock Country Park offers…

    8.6 miles away
  16. This award winning beach is located in Ballygally, 10km north of Larne town on the…

    9.43 miles away

Virtual Tour

Map & Directions

Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss