Since the beginning of civilisation, people have used bespoke jewellery to define themselves and their beliefs, their friendships, family and bonds. Bespoke jewellery is a highly decorative art form, sculpting precious metals into innovative and meaningful designs. As a jewellery designer, how do you harness your creative process to produce pieces with originality and significance?
This online short course will show you how to design your own jewellery collection, from idea generation, through problem solving to completed hand rendered 2D design. The course is highly practical, and each week you will meet with a small group of like-minded students in our online classroom, for demonstrations, mini-lectures, and Q&Youll become acquainted with technical knowledge and skills that are essential for aspiring jewellery designers.
Youll be guided through the design process including how to conduct visual research, sketching and rendering skills, and also technical drawing for your finished designs. how to sketch and draw accurately (gem evaluation while utilising a range of techniques when designing your own pieces. By the end of the course you will have produced a body of work which can contribute to your portfolio or be developed into finished pieces of jewellery.
By the end of the course you will have;
Who is Introduction to Jewellery Design Online Short Course for?
This online short course, complete with online classroom and chat forum is perfect for individuals new to jewellery design. A chance to expand your portfolio through product design, while learning how to render, cost and market your pieces to a professional level.
All our Online Short Courses include:
Please note that all courses are taught in UK time.
Online courses are closed to all new bookings 48 hours prior to the course starting.
To fully participate in and to complete the course assignments, please make sure you have the following equipment;
In addition to the materials listed above, you will need;
You can find out more about our live classroom software here - Blackboard Collaborate
This online short course is an introduction to jewellery design. You'll study trends and ways of working within the practice prior to designing and costing your own pieces.