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
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
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 thoroughly enjoyed my seven week course. Jen was so patient and taught us so much and was most helpful when it came to our personal projects.
I can’t wait to come back.
After previously completeing a short course elsewhere, I really felt that the teaching, atmosphere and practical elements were far better here and gave me much more confidence to continue.
Thank you Jen!
Really enjoyed the course, learned more than I hd hoped for, got lots of 1 on 1 tutor time and made some great things. I would love to do the course again and will definitely continue to make jewellery!