Ideal for students who have attended our Creative Jewellery workshops and wish to progress, you should have experience of jewellery design and have practical knowledge of the main jewellery making techniques such as annealing, silver soldering, piercing, filing and polishing.
You will have an opportunity to experiment with a broad range of jewellery techniques, materials and processes in order to design and complete your own tutor supported projects.
On completion of this course you should be able to:
The following will be covered on this course:
Assessment is informal, based on your personal targets and the learning outcomes and will be undertaken regularly with you by the course tutor. There are no final qualifications associated with this course.
Students are advised to wear old clothing and appropriate protective footwear in the workshop and will also be required to provide their own note pad and pen, A4 size folder, pencil case containing permanent black fine-nib pen, 30cm/12" ruler, drawing compass, collection of hard and soft grade (H & B) pencils and rubber eraser.
The tutor will advise you where to buy specialist materials, such as precious metal, stones or wires, however these can be purchased through the tutor at a separate charge on a cost basis if you would prefer, subject to availability.
You may wish to progress onto another of our creative courses, which include drawing and painting, sewing and dressmaking, upholstery, photography, printmaking, creative writing, interior design and much more!