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April 2017

Stone Setting Techniques – Tension, Flush and Claw Settings. (C27)

Thursday April 20 @ 6:30 pm - Thursday June 29 @ 9:00 pm
Round and oval stone settings; settings for emerald cut, trillion Pear and marquis shaped stones

Stone Setting Techniques – Make a tension-set ring, learn to set using flush and claw style settings. 6 week course, with an extended 10 week course option to also make settings for fancy shaped stones. (Evening, Thu). – This intermediate jewellery course is perfect for those ready to take their stone setting knowledge to the next level.  Take the 6 Week course to learn the principles of tension setting, flush and claw setting. Choose the 10 Week Option to extend this course to learn how to set more unusual fancy…

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June 2017

Advanced Jewellery Making – Bead Setting and Pave (PB03)

Saturday June 3 @ 10:00 am - Sunday June 4 @ 5:00 pm
bead, pave and other fancy stone settings for jewellers

Advanced Jewellery Making – bead setting and pave: Weekend Course. Book Now -This course offers an introduction to bead setting and pave setting for gem-studded jewellery. Both these stone setting styles are advanced stone setting techniques that we frequently use in fine jewellery making. What will I learn? These fine stone setting techniques require a high degree of precision in metal preparation and in procedure. Over 2 days you will be guided through the steps for successful setting, and you’ll…

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July 2017

Casting Techniques for Jewellery (DC13)

Thursday July 6 @ 10:00 am - Friday July 7 @ 3:00 pm
examples of jewellery made using studio casting techniques

Casting Techniques for Jewellery: 2 Day Course (Thu-Fri).  Book Now – On this 2 day course we introduce  a range of home-studio casting techniques for creating jewellery and other small accessories. You will have the opportunity to experiment with cuttlefish, delft sand and  plywood mould making. Pewter, a low-melt metal, will  be used for casting  into the moulds, and we will also look at ways to incorporate other materials into the cast. You can also include materials like glass, wood, plastic or stone in…

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Fabric and Metal Jewellery – Textilize your Designs. (TX02)

Saturday July 8 @ 10:00 am - Sunday July 9 @ 5:00 pm
Fabric, threads and papers can be combined with metal to make unusual jewellery

Book Now. If you love the softness of silk, delicacy of lace, intensity of leather or the natural look of cotton, and want to incorporate these qualities into your jewellery, this course is for you!

Combining textiles with metal elements can give permanence to the etherial qualities of fabric, and we will explore a number of ways to draw contrasting elements together using a variety of joining methods including cold connections like riveting, screw threading and weaving.

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Keum Boo for Jewellery (KB07)

Saturday July 15 @ 10:00 am - Sunday July 16 @ 5:00 pm
3 textured silver rings with Keum Boo; Ginko leaf with Keum Boo, example of silver jewellery that has been oxidised after Keum Boo application

Keum Boo for Jewellery: 2 Day Course (Sat-Sun). Book Now – This short, weekend jewellery making course introduces students to the art of keum boo: fusing fine gold foil (24ct) to a finished piece of sterling silver jewellery. The ancient Korean technique of keum boo is both beautiful and cost effective, and over the 2-day workshop we will also highlight additional techniques that can be applied to further enhance the contrast of colour and texture to produce highly individual pieces of…

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