Chainmail Creations - Learn to Weave Chainmail

Chainmail Creations - Learn to Weave Chainmail

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Chainmail Creations – Learn to Weave Chainmail - Sydney Course

Learn to weave a Chainmail arm-band with European 4-in-1 rubbermail using the ancient craft of weaving mail.

Chainmail (or Chainmaille) is incredibly versatile and can be used to make anything from intricate personalised jewellery pieces to household accessories such as table cloths, lamp shades and chandeliers. When it comes to chainmail – your imagination is the limit!

In this course, you will learn about different types of tools, ring types, ring sizes & gauges, chainmail weaves and their uses, aspect ratios and how they affect your weaves, chainmail care and where to find good reference material.

By the end of the course, you will come away with a fashion piece, PLUS the skills and inspiration to start creating your own pieces.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and many more. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

In this course you will learn:

  • how to use different types of tools
  • ring types, ring sizes & gauges
  • chainmail weaves and their uses
  • aspect ratios and how they affect your weaves
  • chainmail care
  • where to find good reference material: books & websites

Course Outcome

By the end of this class, you will have made a beautiful arm band made from aluminium and rubber. It’s a perfect gift or fashion accessory.

What to bring

Please bring a:

  • Pen and pad

Prerequisite

This level is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior knowledge Chainmail.

Delivery Mode

The class is delivered in a classroom.