Jewellery Making for Beginners

In this introductory jewellery course you will learn simple and practical techniques. The emphasis is on developing confidence and realising the potential for making jewellery with limited access to equipment and skills. The aim is for students to produce some finished work...

Taught by: Anastasia Young, Paul Wells, Angela Cork, Victoria Smith.

Description

In this introductory jewellery course you will learn simple and practical techniques. The emphasis is on developing confidence and realising the potential for making jewellery with limited access to equipment and skills. The aim is for students to produce some finished work. Students should bring an apron with them.

Topics covered include:

  • piercing
  • filing
  • soldering
  • simple fittings
  • simple finishes

Entry requirements: None

Level: Beginners

Read more about this course on the CSM Short Course blog http://csmshortcourses.myblog.arts.ac.uk/


Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older

Tutor information

Anastasia Young is a practising jewellery designer and artist, and author of 'The Jewellery Materials Sourcebook' (A & C Black) and 'The Workbench Guide to Jewellery Techniques' (Thames & Hudson). She is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins, where she lectures on the BA Jewellery course.  http://www.anastasiayoung.co.uk


Paul Wells is a jeweller whose own work makes creative use of organic forms. He teaches on the BA Jewellery course at Central Saint Martins.
Angela Cork is an established Silversmith and Jeweller who has shown work in many prestigious galleries. Her work can also be seen in Public collections including the Birmingham Museum and City Art gallery, The Goldsmith's Company Collection and The P&O Makower Collection in The National Museum of Wales.  She is a tutor at Bishopsland Workshops - a recognised residency for Jewellers and Silversmiths and her studio is based in London's Kingsgate Workshops. Angela's work can be seen at: www.angelacork.co.uk

Victoria Smith is a jeweller who gained her degree at Central Saint Martins.

Materials

 

Please bring with you to the first session:   

  • An apron  
  • Sketchbook
  • Pencils
  • An eraser
  • Sensible footwear ie. no 'open toe' sandals    
  • Hair band (if you have long hair)

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
03/10/2017 - 05/12/2017Tuesdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
05/10/2017 - 07/12/2017Thursdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
11/12/2017 - 15/12/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
09/01/2018 - 13/03/2018Tuesdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
11/01/2018 - 15/03/2018Thursdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
27/01/2018 - 24/02/2018Saturdays10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
26/03/2018 - 29/03/2018Monday to Thursday10:00 - 17:154 Days£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
03/04/2018 - 06/04/2018Tuesday to Friday10:00 - 17:154 Days£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
17/04/2018 - 03/07/2018Tuesdays - NO CLASS ON 22 MAY & 19 JUNE18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
05/05/2018 - 02/06/2018Saturdays10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket