What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
For beginners to advanced. All jewellery techniques covered with design led projects. Course cost includes enough silver for the initial project. Silver for subsequent projects is bought at an extra cost. The price will depend on the amount used.
There are further dates throughout the year - please contact us for information or visit the website again from September 2019.
Beginners will be given a project to follow, which will be a ring set with a single stone. You will then be able to use the skills that you have learnt to produce a piece of your own design.
The skills learnt from the first project will include, using a piercing saw, filing metal, soldering , setting of cabochon stone and polishing.
Further techniques you will be able to try will include, reticulation, granulation , sand casting, enamelling, and various ways to pattern and apply surface textures to metal.