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

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/


Tutor information

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

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


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
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Fully Booked Granary Sq. - N1C
10/01/2017 - 14/03/2017Tuesdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
12/01/2017 - 16/03/2017Thursdays18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
04/02/2017 - 04/03/2017Saturdays10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
20/03/2017 - 24/03/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017Monday toThursday10:00 - 17:154 Days£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
18/04/2017 - 04/07/2017Tuesdays - NO CLASS ON 23 MAY & 20 JUNE18:30 - 21:0010 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
29/04/2017 - 27/05/2017Saturdays10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£640Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
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