Course Outline

This course is suitable for all levels. It will cover the basic skills of jewellery making through demonstration, handouts and individual practice. If you have previous experience you will be able to develop and extend your knowledge and skills

What will we learn?

As a beginner, you will learn the basic skills of jewellery making including piercing, filing, drilling, texturing, annealing, forming, soldering and polishing.
Intermediate and advanced learners will have the opportunity to work on individual projects, develop existing skills and learn new techniques.
Your tutor will work with you as a group and as individuals to support and guide you through your learning

What will I need to bring?

We will supply all the tools and equipment needed for jewellery making.
All materials for the first session will be provided, after that you will need to supply your own metal and sundries such as saw blades. During the first session your tutor will advise what you will need and where to get it.
We encourage you to bring a sketchbook to keep notes, handouts, images and designs.
Please wear closed shoes to all sessions for Health & Safety reasons


I had a highly knowledgeable teacher and an amazing jeweller in her own right. With her great design and problem solving abilities whatever you can conceive she can assist you in realising.

Suzan Keen

I’ve done two courses at LJW and I’ve had the best time.

I’ve learnt the basics and have the knowledge and confdence to carry on personal projects on my own.

I’ve enjoyed every minute and can’t wait to come back!

Liz Ng

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