About the Course
Suitable for all levels of experience, whether you are a complete beginner or already jewellery making and looking to fill knowledge gaps and improve your technique, our Fashion Jewellery programme is comprehensive training for anyone who would like to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence in making fashion jewellery. A mixed ability class, you'll find it a supportive learning environment where students learn from and inspire each other.
This hands on training takes place in our well-equipped, professional jewellery studio where you will learn the theory, watch each technique demonstrated by your expert tutor, ask questions and practise the techniques taught so you gain confidence in making jewellery. And there's always help on hand to guide, encourage and help, quickly identifying any issues and advising how to correct them.
Where this jewellery making course differs from others is that it also teaches you how to buy the correct jewellery making equipment and materials, reducing mistaken purchases and saving you money. Plus, you will learn lots of tips and tricks of the trade that you can start putting into practise straight away.
It is for you if...
- you would like to learn how to make jewellery in a fun, inspiring environment
- you would like to increase your knowledge of jewellery making techniques and repertoire of designs
- you are currently making jewellery and would like to perfect your skills and get a great finish every time
This course is run in 10 week terms with a week off for half term in the middle, and you can choose to enrol on either the Wednesday morning (9.30 - 11.30) or Tuesday evening sessions (19.00 - 21.00).
Each week you will learn about jewellery making design, techniques , tools and materials through a combination of theory and practise projects. Beginners Jewellery Making focuses on the following:
- Basic Crimping
- Working with Jump Rings
- Hanging Loops
- Connected Loops
This course forms part of our Certification in Fashion Jewellery Programme – successfully complete all three modules, plus a separate assessment module and you will be awarded your certificate.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Please note this course is exclusive of materials – you may provide your own and purchase from the studio each week.
- Light refreshments
- Use of tools and equipment
Julie is the most amazing teacher, with a superb eye for detail. Ably assisted by the lovely Sharron. A really great course which you can do at your own pace.
Janet Curtis - - #5481
Highly recommend this course learnt so much with Julie an excellent teacher. It was fun & learning at the same time.
Linda Walker - - #5479
A fantastic introduction to all kinds of jewellery making. Takes you easily from basic to more advanced techniques, with very clear instruction and learning materials. A very friendly and supportive place to learn, loved it.
Claire Brooks - - #5478
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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