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.

£55
South Yorkshire - Next course on 26th January 2019
Learn how to make a piece of jewellery on this one day course. You can make either a pair of earrings (studs or drops) OR you can make a pendant (you may be able to make both depending on the size you decide on). You will be shown a range of techniques which will enable you to come up with your own design. The format of the class will consist of a series of short...
£55
East Sussex - Next course on 22nd November 2018
Make a present workshop is here just in time for Christmas! 🎄 Forget about buying gifts, come to the workshop and make one yourself with your own hands! Challenge yourself, learn new skills and create something unique and personal. ❤️Handmade presents are the best after all🎁 Open Ring: Cut, polish, shape and texture metal to achieve one of a kind open ring in the fascinating new metal. In this workshop you will handcraft ethical jewellery...
£45
Fife - Next course on 23rd November 2018
Come along and learn how to saw, solder, form and texture your own silver rings from scratch! In this workshop, you will create a set of three textured skinny rings that can be stacked together or worn separately. The perfect class for an individual or a group of friends to come and learn, socialise and most importantly, to make some jewellery to take home!
£225
Dorset - Next course on 24th November 2018
Our 2 and 3 day courses are suitable for complete beginners as well as those with more experience who would like to learn new techniques or simple brush up on existing skills. The 2 and 3 day courses have a maximum capacity of 8 students and are taught by award winning jewellery designers Jesa & Al Marshall offering a fantastic student teacher ratio. These weekends are designed to be as flexible as possible, allowing you...
£80
Hampshire - Next course on 24th November 2018
Learn basic principles of making your own unique silver clay jewellery using wildlife as your inspiration. Using examples you collect from Blashford Lakes or moulds, you can use art to explore natural forms in a 3D art medium and make a beautiful piece of jewellery to keep or give to a loved one. Silver clay, sometimes called Precious Metal Clay (PMC), is pure silver which comes in the form of a clay, which can be...
£55
East Sussex - Next course on 25th November 2018
Make a present workshop is here just in time for Christmas! 🎄 Forget about buying gifts, come to the workshop and make one yourself with your own hands! Challenge yourself, learn new skills and create something unique and personal. ❤️Handmade presents are the best after all🎁 Initial Ring: Design and construct initial ring in precious metal. Relax and have fun whilst challenging yourself. 25th November, £55 Creative Earrings: Get creative with this workshop! Master techniques...
£165
Tayside - Next course on 27th November 2018
These classes are led by a local jeweller who has been teaching her practice across Scotland for 4 years. Alana comes from a background of textiles and ceramics and graduated with first class honors in Jewellery and metal design at Duncan Of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, before setting up her own jewellery and contemporary craft business East Nook Studio, in St Andrews. Creating silver and mixed media jewellery, Alana offers a host of...
£50
Hampshire - Next course on 30th November 2018
Silver Chain Bracelet with Joanne Tinley A length of wire, round mandrels to wrap it round, jeweller's saw, files, hammers, blow torch, solder....... the Silver Chain Bracelet workshop uses some of the simplest tools and materials but at the end of the day you will take home a beautiful piece of unique jewellery, one that you can proudly wear and say "yes, I made this!" You will learn some of the most useful basic silver...
£210
Greater London - Next course on 1st December 2018
Learn how to use and set up a basic kit for electroforming jewellery items. Electroforming deposits a layer of metal (in this case copper) onto items to create a full or partial coating. ***This is related, but different from electroplating - I do not teach electroplating*** This is a creative course where students learn the basics of planning and creating unique one off jewellery items using electroforming. We will be using the electroforming to partly...
£35
East Sussex - Next course on 1st December 2018
Help me test out new workshop: Textured Cuff Make timeless personalised textured cuff from start to finish. Learn to cut, polish, shape, stamp and texture metal. In this workshop you will handcraft ethical jewellery in Argentium Silver using traditional techniques in small group class. Made of recycled silver, Argentium Silver is Eco-friendly metal brighter than white gold, sterling silver and platinum. AS is the whitest metal with the longest-lasting shine. It has high tarnish resistance,...