This course is perfect for you if you'd like intensive training in making jewellery from silver. Suitable for beginners or those with some experience this 5-day course taught by an industry expert will quickly get you up to speed with the core silver jewellery techniques.
The course covers the following subjects:
- Beginners Silver Jewellery
- Soldering Masterclass
- Intermediate Silver Jewellery
- Stone Setting in Silver (2 days)
Over the five days you will learn the following techniques:
Sanding and polishing
Working with silver
Tools and resources
Making multiple joints in the same piece
Soldering awkward joints
Cabochon stone setting
The class is completely practical and is technique based. Throughout the 5 days, you will learn a whole range of technical skills from our expert tutors to well equip you in working in silver jewellery either for a business, for a special project or just for fun.
The course runs for 5 consecutive days from the start date.
Each day runs from 10am-5pm and we fit in lots of projects so that you really get value for money out of the course, you will be surprised what you can achieve. This is a very popular class with excellent results so do book early to avoid missing out.
At the end of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion.
What you need to bring to this class:
For this class, you don't need to bring anything but yourself as everything is provided.
As with all of our classes, all materials are included in the cost of the class as well as plenty of tea,coffee and luxury biscuits! The classes are all run by expert tutors with years of professional experience who are friendly, knowledgeable and approachable. The size of the classes is kept small to allow plenty of one-on-one attention and the maximum number of students for this class is 8.
We take an hour break for lunch and there are plenty of local shops to get food from, or you can always bring a packed lunch to eat in the studio. If you have any questions regarding this or other courses please don't hesitate to get in touch.
It's the best jewellery making/training establishment I have found in three years in London
- Bridget Dewer
I came all the way from Singapore and booked this class online to learn a new "trade" and for the experience. It's a great way to spend the day here while on holiday!
- Joanna Khoo
Fun thing to do while on holiday in London, I’m on holiday from South Africa
- Lynette van Duyn
I'd highly recommend LJS to anybody who wants to learn about jewellery making in a friendly, supportive envrionment
- Valerie Kogan
We had such a fun time and I managed to make something that was actually pretty good despite not having a creative bone in my body! I surprised myself and will be back soon for the intermediate
- Amilie Jones
Great day, came knowing nothing and left with loads of beautiful silver jewellery
- Jayne Morgan
A great course to inspire and ignite your interest in jewellery, be it a hobby or career choice
- Gemma Zirfas
This was my first insight into the practical side of jewellery making and I am very happy I choose to attend this course. Very inspiring tutor and I will definitely come back
- Simone Baugh
This course was the best value for money I have attended, Michelle is an inspiring teacher
- Sheree Niemax
I came all the way from Ghana, West Africa and I don't regret it! It was really worth my while.
- Lousia Johnson
Michelle was an excellent tutor with bags of patience, approachability and down to earth. Enjoyed the teaching and sensitivity and balance in knowing when to step in and when to push a little for our benefit
- Barma Stone
I was a little nervous beforehand ... but wow.... you can actually do this! It's so rewarding!
- Nicole Harvey
Very professional and yet still appropriate for beginners
- Susannah Donnelly
A brillant and informative introduction to making silver jewellery. Michael is very encouraging, particulary when trying to master new techniques
- Zoe Corbin
I had a brillant day and achieved far more than I expected. The staff are excellent as are the facilities
- Kirsty Williams
I really enjoyed the class, the instructor was very experienced and very helpful. I would recommend this class to anyone. From someone who wants to start their own business to someone who wants to try out a new hobby
- I loved all the pieces I made!