Jewellery Networking Event 23rd February
Speakers for this event:
For this event we have two speakers as below;
Micheal Milloy - Designer Catwalk Jeweller
Micheal is a truly inspirational and influential jeweller who specalises in catwalk and statement pieces, with years of industry experience and knowledge. In 1997 Michael launched his own jewellery collection, selling in Harrods, Ally Cappellino, Paul Smith, Jess James, Janet Fitch, American Retro, Dower & Hall and ECOne. Michael's work also sells in Agete, Japan and has included a number of one-off pieces for both TV commercials and photographic shoots.
No stranger to the fashion industry, michael has collaborated with fashion designers including Antonio Beradi, Tristan Webber and Marc Jacobs to create statement pieces for their catwalk shows. He works with many materials including silver, gold, platinum, brass, Perspex, crystal, precious and semi-precious stones, rubber and leather. His work includes a diverse range of pieces from small scale items to larger items such as head-pieces, belts and body adornments.
Micheal will be talking about his career as a designer jeweller, how he started out and made it in the fashion and jewellery world, what inspires him and much more.
Zoe Harding - Designer Jeweller
Multi award winning designer Zoë Harding not only designs but also painstakingly hand makes almost every piece of her luxury fashion jewellery. She works in Silver, 18ct gold, pearls and gemstones of every colour, often incorporating vintage natural materials such as branch coral or snakeskin.
After completing a BA (Hons) degree in Metalwork & Jewellery graduating in 2003, Zoë set up 'Zoë Harding Jewellery', her company that has grown from strenght to strenght, attracting plenty of media attention and selling and exhiiting in numerous shops and galleries.
She is also a jewellery designer for Vivienne Westwood in London where she has worked for three years.
Zoe will be takling about her journey as a jeweller, building a jewellery business, working at Vivienne Westwood and much more.
For more informaion and so see Zoe's work click here - www.zoeharding.com
For one evening a month LJS opens up its doors and hosts and networking event. See below for full details...
Whether you are an established jeweller, are setting up and jewellery business or are interested in connecting with others in the jewellery industry – this monthly event held in Hatton Garden is aimed at bringing like-minded individuals together and having a platform for networking and sharing ideas within the industry.
Each month we will be having speakers from within the industry who will deliver short prepresentations and share some of their extensive knowledge and experiences. There will also be time to relax and chat to each other - general networking.
Where: London Jewellery School
213 Hatton Square Business Centre
16-16a Baldwins Gardens
London EC1N 7RJ
Wednesday 23rd Feb 2011
Wednesday 23rd March 2011
Thurs 21st April 2011
Price: £8 per ticket (includes glass or wine or drink)
Everyone is welcome but booking in advance is higly recommended.
What to expect:
It is an event open to absolutely anyone interested in jewellery and the jewellery industry so bring your business cards, if you have them. Feel free to invite others, relax, enjoy and have a good time.
If you have any questsions please don't hesitate to contact us
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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