Jewellery Making Courses

Experience the delights of  jewellery making in a professional workshop. Develop your skills under the expert supervision of the in house designer/maker who has worked in the jewellery industry  for 20 years and is a qualified teacher and trainer with 16 years teaching experience. Each course accommodates a maximum of two participants, allowing the rare opportunity for personal tuition, in a professional jewellers workshop. The course content is variable. The beauty of personal tuition is that the course is tailored to your requirements. Examples of courses that I have run in the past include the following.

Book a course today . I will contact you to discuss what you can create on your day once the booking has been made. Feel free to contact me with your project ideas. Book here

Make a ring in a day

 Learn basic silver smithing techniques to produce at least one, beautiful, forged silver ring which the perfect size for you. This is an introductory course that will give you a 'taste' of a few basic skills such as simple forming, soldering, texturing and polishing. This is the perfect beginners day for someone with no previous experience. Book here

 

Learn how to use coloured resin in your jewellery

Add colour and vibrance  to your designs. Resin is a fantastic and easy technique which doesn't require the use of expensive equipment such as kilns. During the day you can practice the taught techniques on the base metal samples provided or add the resins to your own silver work. The range of effects possible using resin is exciting and extensive.    You will also learn how to incorporate photographs and other small objects into the resin. I will also teach you a sneaky little trick which allows you to mix resins to your own specific colour requirements which will allow you to move away from the expensive , commercial resins. Book here 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Make a beautiful silver chain 

Commercial chains are nice, but they are all the same. Hand made chains have infinite variety and have a look and feel that can be unique to you. Learn to make a chain in a day under that expert tuition of our in house designer. let your imagination run riot and create something truly original! Book here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Pearl Threading Basics 


If You Love Pearls This Course is a 'Must'

My pearl threading skills were taught to me by an expert trained at the famous Cartier workshops. Pearl threading is a real skill and does need practice, but you can learn the basic techniques to produce a beautiful knotted pearl necklace with a beautiful handmade clasp in a day on this intensive course. Book Here

 

Refreshments are provided throughout the day. A light lunch is inclusive on full day courses.All materials and equipment required for the course(s) are available at the centre.