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The Busy Box Room

CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY & GLASS GIFTS BY JAN WARD

ABOUT THE MAKER

I create contemporary jewellery and glass gifts from my ‘Box room’ here in Derbyshire. My designs are inspired by architecture and geometry and my work is available to buy here or at galleries locally.

BUY HANDMADE

I make all of the jewellery products myself and specialise in combining silver & gold to create beautiful colour & texture contrasts. My jewellery is commonly minimalist in appearance and many pieces include small semi-precious gemstones. More recently I have started to incorporate fused glass into my jewellery designs and have also further branched out into larger fused glass products.

 

Artisan & Producers Markets 

I am pleased to announce that I am showcasing my work at a number of events in Derbyshire throughout 2019 including Dronfield Hall Barn, Holmesfield local market and Haddon Hall summer & Christmas markets. Products will include light catchers, candle stands, wall art and jewellery. Alongside the glass work there will also be a selection of sterling silver jewellery.

Market Dates for 2019 at Dronfield Hall Barn

Sunday 2nd June

Sunday 6th October

Friday 29th & Saturday 30 November

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Haddon Hall Summer & Christmas Markets

I am thrilled to be attending these events having been to the Spring market there earlier this year. What a treat to find room after room full of fresh produce such as marshmallow, bread and cake alongside wooden gifts, mosaic and unusual lighting. The Summer market will be held outside the house in marquees by the river. For more information visit the Haddon Hall website https://www.haddonhall.co.uk/special-events/

Haddon Hall Dates

Summer Market 26th, 27th & 28th July

Christmas Market 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th & 17th November

 

 

MONTHLY GLASS FUSING SESSIONS at COAL ASTON VILLAGE HALL

Open to complete beginners and those with a little more experience.

Your first session as a beginner is priced at £25 including all materials. As a returning participant the price is £15 + the cost of the product/s you choose to make.

Maximum Spaces – 12 (Please contact me to book in advance)

Monday 18th March – The Seminar Room 13:00 until 16:00

Monday 1st April – The Meeting Room 10:00 until 13:00

Friday 17th May – The Seminar Room 10:00 until 13:00

Monday 17th June The Meting Room 10:00 until 13:00

Monday 15th July The Seminar Room 13:00 until 16:00

Monday 5th August The Meeting Room 10:00 until 13:00

 

Products made so far during theses sessions

Please Note: I have recently relocated my workshop from Cambridgeshire to Derbyshire and currently I am only able to provide glass fusing courses.