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Jewellery Making

Design Crafts & Graphic Arts, Faculty of Creative Industries

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Mode of Study

Weekend

Start Date

2nd Dec 2017, 10 weeks

2nd Dec 2017, 10 weeks

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Location

City Campus

Cost

£ 156

Overview

This course is for beginners as well as those with some jewellery making experience. You will learn a range of basic jewellery making techniques including sawing, soldering, hammering, roll printing, doming, forming, findings, finishing and a simple stone setting.    

A materials fee of £20 is included in the course fee; it covers a limited supply of non-precious metals and materials.

You will also receive information on tools, material and where to purchase them.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

No experience required.

What you study

  • Sawing
  • Soldering
  • Texturing metal, including hammering and roll printing
  • Doming and forming metal
  • Jewellery findings
  • Finishes, including polishing
  • Simple stone setting
  • Jewellery information on tools, materials and where to purchase them.

After the course

Careers

After completing this course, you may wish to proceed to the intermediate jewellery making.

Teaching

How the course is taught

The techniques are spread over the 10-week course, starting with the most basic and finishing with the more advanced.

Additional Information

Materials

A materials fee of £20 is included in the course fee; it covers a limited supply of non-precious metals and materials.

Alternative Dates and Times

Days(s) Time Dates Duration Duration Course
Saturday 9:30 - 12:30 10th Mar 2018 - 2nd Jun 2018 10 weeks 10 weeks View »