Fine jewellery: gold & silver smithing courses

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Undertaking a course or workshop with a fine silversmith or goldsmith is both fun and rewarding and the skills will stay with you throughout your life. Fine jewellery making or gold and silver smithing courses will usually cover the precise metalworking techniques required to design and create jewellery using precious metals and gemstones. Ring making may well be covered as well as soldering techniques, polishing and the use of hand tools. Depending on the course you could work with gold, silver, platinum or you may start out using brass, copper or nickel.

£75
Worcestershire
Join us in the relaxing and tranquil setting of our Narrowboat for a silver jewellery class, whilst moored alongside the beautiful Worcestershire canals near Droitwich. Courses are run on demand, weekends, Mondays, Fridays, school holidays, and can be booked by phone, email or via the website. Always please check the website calendar to find dates available. We offer popular one day silver Jewellery making classes for individuals or groups of 2 - 4 students giving...
£75
Cambridgeshire
BA Hons Degree Jewellery Designer Sarah Madsen teaching you to hand make 2 Stacking Rings in Sterling Silver. This is beginners course offering a friendly, informal introduction into the craft of jewellery. In this 3 hour class, you will learn to saw, form, solder, hammer and polish your own Jewellery. No previous experience needed this is a perfect class to start that curiosity into the craft of Jewellery. Classes are for one to one or...
£50
Lincolnshire
Learn how to make a decorative silver ring. Suitable for complete beginners and those with a little experience. You will learn how to make a decorative sterling silver ring, which you'll be able to wear on your way home! You will learn how to measure, shape, solder, apply texture and finish a ring. You may make a unique design if you wish to. The class will be run by Martin Drury MA(RCA). Lincoln School of...
£100
Somerset - Next course on 22nd July 2018
Whether you are new to jewellery making or just want to learn a new technique, this is a course for you. The emphasis in this workshop is to create a piece of jewellery that means something to you. You will learn basic jewellery making skills to create your own unique piece of jewellery. Anything from rings, bangles, pendants, earrings and cufflinks or, maybe you have something else in mind? How about adding a piece of...
£150
South Gloucestershire - Next course on 11th August 2018
Do you know someone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Day Wax Carving Jewellery Workshop. Spend the first-day discussing ideas, learning different techniques used in carving wax and producing your very own carving which will be cast for you in silver before your second session. The second day will be spent cleaning, texturing and polishing your final silver piece/s. Soldering findings...
£65
South Gloucestershire - Next course on 30th July 2018
Over the 5 hours you will learn: how to design a piece suitable for carving Carve one of your very own designs in wax clean and prepare your silver casting Solder any jewellery findings such as chains and bails Polish or texture your finished piece of jewellery Do you or do you know anyone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Evening...
£200
Somerset - Next course on 11th August 2018
This course is ideal for those who are looking for a more flexible approach to learning jewellery making. It is open to both beginners and those with existing jewellery making skills. For those starting out, this is perfect as a one-off fun creative weekend for yourself or an experience you share with loved ones. For those who want go further with their jewellery making skills, either as a hobby or business, the course provides a...
£50
Somerset - Next course on 15th July 2018
Choose between morning or afternoon sessions. The main emphasis in this relaxing and supportive half day workshop is to have lots of fun creating jewellery! No previous experience is needed. Students have the choice of working with Copper or Silver.... or both! You will learn how to texture metal, form and finish a piece of jewellery. Choose to create a pair of earrings, ring, bangle or a pendant. Each student is guaranteed to walk away...
£120
Warwickshire
SKILL LEVEL: Beginners / Some experience. During this relaxed and informal day you will learn new skills to make your very own set of fabulous sterling silver stacking rings. The course covers a range of silversmithing techniques and is a fantastic introduction to working with silver. Making at least three rings, you will be experimenting with surface finishes and setting a semi-precious gemstone. Techniques covered: - How to saw and file silver - How to...
£130
Denbighshire
Lucy Copleston trained at the Royal College of Art and has made jewellery and taught the craft since 1975. Tuition is one-to-one so your learning is fast tracked. By arrangement two students can learn together i.e. couples making wedding rings, family members or friends. A discount of 20% is given for two students learning together if you book directly with Lucy and pay via BACS or cheque. Sessions are tailored to the specific requirements of...