Make Your Own Glasses Frames Workshop

Learn how to make your own glasses or sunglasses frames

4 hours 1 to 4 label $150

A unique opportunity to learn how to make your own pair of spectacle or sunglass frames.

Led by Chris Savage from Monster Mouse Studios, you will have the get to make a pair of frames from a slab of Acetate (coloured plastic block) and stainless steel sides.

Using a jewellers saw, files, a dremel and sandpaper and some creativity you will get to pick a shape and make your very own pair of frames. Everybody gets to choose from 20 different coloured plastics for the front of your glasses, the shape and the colour of the sides.

After 4 hours you will have a pair of frames ready to have your prescription or sunglass lenses fitted!*

Lenses can be fitted to your frames at an extra cost, send me a message to arrange this.

Knowledge Required

Perfect for beginners!

What you'll get

The parts to make a complete spectacle frame with Acetate (plastic) frame front and Stainless Steel Sides.
Spectacle case and cleaning cloth

What to bring

clothes that you dont mind getting dirty, and your creativity!


Monster Mouse Studios - 9 Gerald Street, Marrickville NSW

Your teacher
Chris Savage
Chris Savage

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Chris Savage is an Eyewear designer based in the inner west of Sydney whose passion is the design and creation of bespoke and unique eyewear. He is also highly committed to the repurposing of materials, and uses as many recycled materials he can whilst still maintaining the high quality look and feel of his unique eyewear.

What started as a hobby, designing and creating eyewear in his spare time, has become an enduring passion. Chris will happily share his knowledge and passion through classes where you can make your own pair of frames for prescription or to protect you from the sun.


ClassBento has verified Chris Savage's identity via their passport / driver's license, Australian bank account, and their business details (ABN 29106614763)

Verified reviews

• Aug 2019

Chris was a great teacher; extremely knowledgeable, patient and approachable. Highly recommend this course for all! This was an amazing course to get an idea into the art of frame making!

Make Your Own Glasses Frames Workshop review by Gia Nguyen

• Aug 2019

Chris was patient and offered helpful advice each step of the way. the class was fun and i left with my own pair of bespoke frames. materials and tools were all there with safety instructions provided by Chris. i highly recommend this course.

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