Jewellery Business Evening Class
This course is aimed at jewellers or soon to be jewellers who would like information and advice as well as a kick-start in setting up their own jewellery business. Throughout the five weeks you will be guided by one of our expert tutors who all run their own successful jewellery businesses, on a whole range of topics in relation to running a jewellery business.
This course is a series of intense and interactive workshops packed full of information to help you get started in setting up in business. (Please note that no actual jewellery making will be covered).
Topics discussed include:
Marketing - how to market yourself and your work, different approaches to marketing, branding and brainstorming ideas.
PR- Ideas about getting noticed by the press, writing press releases and using other methods such as networking to promote your business.
IT and Websites - You will be encouraged to think about how websites and IT are used in the running of your business. Covering topics such as building your website, using a designer or DIY, social networking and much more.
Photography - Getting good pictures of your jewellery is one of the most important things. During the class this will be discussed and tutors will give guidance and advice.
Budgeting - A look a finances, how to record details, maintain accounts and keeping to budgets.
Pricing and selling your jewellery - Getting your pricing right is crucial, make sure you think of all aspects of pricing for selling
Getting into galleries and shops - practical ideas and advice on how to approach shops and galleries
Other topics include:
Insurance as well as networking and class discussions.
Please bring with you any questions you have and be prepared for interactive sessions packed full of info! If you have any questions regarding this, or other courses please don't hesitate to get in touch.
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Please Note: Our classes are suitable for those aged 16 and over & for health and safety reasons, all students need to wear closed toe shoes when coming to the workshop. If you have any access requirements, please contact us before booking a course. And due to our small class sizes we are unable to offer transfers or refunds on our courses once booked. Please make sure you can make the date before booking. Thanks LJS x