Bench Box was founded by jewellery designer/maker, Lindsay Forbes. With over 15 years jewellery industry experience, Lindsay has also taught Adult Education workshops and delivered 'Arts on Prescription' services.

Lindsay is passionate about sharing her knowledge and skills with others. To create workshops that enrich lives by improving mental health and well-being through jewellery making workshops, community and education.

  • Mood Boosting

    Arts and craft activities can stipulate dopamine...a great way to boost your mood and feel good!

  • Reduces Stress

    Participating in creative activities serves as an outlet to release challenging emotions in an expressive manner.

  • Brings People Together

    Bring yourself, bring a friend or a family member; crafting together is a great way to engage with others around you.

Our workshops

Jewellery making is a craft which can involve a lot of tools, equipment and materials. At Bench Box, we take care of it all, so you can just turn up and get stuck in!

Everything you need to craft your own jewels is provided which includes:

  • on hand experienced tutor
  • tools
  • equipment
  • materials
  • refreshments/biscuits

Fancy a workshop?