Creative Jewellery Diploma Module 1
Paid in two installments (see full info below). £700 payment is taken at booking.
About the Diploma:
The Diploma in Creative Jewellery is an intensive and comprehensive programme of jewellery skills training and covers a broad range of jewellery techniques from traditional silverwork and design to beading, metal clay and fashion jewellery.
It is open to anyone above the age of 16 (previous students have ranged in age from 16-70!) and is suitable for complete beginners as well as those that have some previous jewellery making experience.
The Diploma programme is available as a year-long course that runs 1-day a week or in three 12-week modules.
Module 1 provides a basis in a range of jewellery-making skills, giving students an overview of materials, techniques and options.
• Beginners Beading
• Intermediate Beading
• Beginners Silver
• Piercing, Polishing and Finishing
• Beginners Metal Clay
• Jewellery Design
• Fused Glass Jewellery
• Resin (2 Day Class)
• Adding Gold to Metal Clay
• Workshop Day
• Marking Day
Classes run on the same day each week from 10am-5pm with a one hour lunch break from approx. 1 – 2pm.
In order to get the most out of your course we recommend attending every class, date and trip in the timetable if possible. To see a full breakdown of dates for each course download the course timetables above.
What is Included:
Included in the cost of the course are all of the basic materials needed for each lesson, use of our fully equipped studios during your classes and our usual expert tuition. You will also be assigned a support tutor who will be marking your work and will meet with you once a term to review and discuss your progress. These meetings will be outside of your scheduled course time. You will be given 5 free days of studio time throughout the course (worth £150) which you will need to arrange with us at a time suitable for you. There are a few course trips planned throughout the year including a day at the V&A Museum and Institute of Gemology to help give more depth to your understanding of the industry in context.
What will be expected of you:
Included in the cost of the course are all of the basic materials needed for each lesson, use of our fully equipped studios during your classes and our usual expert tuition. You will also be assigned a support tutor who will be marking your work and will meet with you once a term to review and discuss your progress.
The Diploma in Creative Jewellery aims to be open and available to anyone who wants to learn professional jewellery making techniques in a creative and encouraging setting. Students do not need to have any previous jewellery making skills or training but we recommend speaking to us and/ or coming to visit the studios before booking your place.
A few basic requirements we have include:
Competent level of English language (in order to take the classes and understand instruction and feedback)
Commitment to the course and time to attend a minimum of 90% of timetabled dates
Ability to pay the course fees
This class is run and assessed by the London Jewellery School
Installment 1: £700 at time of booking
Installment 2: £700 one week before start of module
Your place on the course is confirmed once the first fee installment has been made. Payments can be made by card, bank transfer or cheque. To make a booking or if you have any questions give us a call on 0203 176 0546 or email email@example.com
For more information and for our online APPLICATION FORM visit our dedicated Jewellery Diploma's website - www.jewellery-diploma.co.uk
If you complete all three modules you will have the opportunity to create and exhibit a collection of your own work (made in your own time with your own materials) which you will exhibit at a final exhibition along with other diploma students.
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