Looking for things to do in Bali? Do you have a passion for getting crafty and learning something new? This half-day jewelry making tour is something special you can enjoy by yourself or with a friend, take your personal piece of jewelry home at the end of the day and experience some of Bali’s traditional culture, in the culture capital of Ubud.
Silver jewelry making, like most old crafts in Bali, is a family affair.
Meet Bali tour guide/Jewelry maker Gusti Ayu will be your host for the day, she was taught to make silver jewelry by her father and her older brother. From the early age of 9 she was allowed to polish the silver pieces her family was creating for sale in America and Australia.
In Bali, children helping their families after school develop the jeweler’s practiced eye and steady hand over time. When you watch Ayu handle the tools and manipulate the silver that will become your personalized silver jewelry you’ll appreciate the years of patient learning that silver jewelry making entails.
It takes a half-day for Ayu to introduce you to this special realm of art making. Bring your jewelry ideas to Ayu and she will help you to craft your idea into a wearable piece of silver jewelry. In a few short hours one can sample the jeweler’s craft as both you and Ayu work together to work new silver into a polished art piece. It’s fun; it’s a challenge and a terrific way to spend your leisure time in Bali.
You will receive a certificate at the end of your day after enjoying some traditional Balinese cake with your class peers and Ayu following your day of learning the Jewelry making class. Meet some Locals along the way while enjoying Bali’s beautiful surroundings. This is a must do in Bali for anyone crafty looking to experience some culture and learn something new whilst doing it!
The price includes:
- Free transport to and from Ubud (ONLY AROUND UBUD AREA)
- A welcome drink on arrival.
- Homemade Balinese traditional cake.
- 5 grams of silver to start, additional silver available
**Please note the following offer:
Other workshops are available at the same venue; for any guest doing 2 different workshops in one day (morning class and afternoon class), a complimentary Balinese-style lunch from the organic kitchen will be provided; A sample lunch: a main entree of chicken curry with vegetable and rice, a fruit salad dessert and a drink (coffee, tea or water). Special diet needs can be accommodated.
Please find below the list of other workshops available:
-Wood carving workshop
-Wood Mask carving workshop
-Stone carving workshop
-Traditional painting workshop
-Bamboo carving workshop
-Batik Painting Workshop
-Balinese Dance workshop
-Lontar Weaving workshop
-Fruit Carving and Decoration workshop
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