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Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Overview

This course is intended for students who have already completed a beginner course in Jewellery making with metals, or who have a basic knowledge of Jewellery-making techniques such as soldering, annealing, sawing and piercing, and some surface finishing techniques.

 

Course Content

Week 1
Introduction – A refresher into the basic traditional Jewellery Making Techniques

Week 2 and 3
Bangle making project

Week 4 and 5
An introduction to using resin in Jewellery making

Week 6 and 7
Stone setting techniques

Week 8 - 10
Students project time – With Tutor guidance

Entry Requirements
You will have completed beginner level Jewellery Short Course or have basic knowledge of Jewellery making techniques such as soldering, annealing, sawing and piercing, and some surface finishing techniques.

Materials and Equipment
Demonstration or materials for experimentation in base metals will be provided free of charge but you may be required to purchase your own materials in order to complete your personal creative projects or if working in silver. Equipment will be provided but some students may wish to bring their own tools. Bring a pen, pencil and folder to put course notes into, and bringing an old cotton tea towel/flannel would be useful to you. Please wear old clothes and strong, flat, closed-toe footwear.

 

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Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Modules

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Staff

The staff listed on this programme are correct at the time of writing. Students will be notified if there are any changes to key staff (i.e. Programme Leaders and Lecturers).

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Student Work

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Students Say

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Careers & Alumni

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Entry Requirements

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Resources

Jewellery Making with Metals for Improvers — Interview

Course Code: 1314
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