COURSES

JEWELRY  I (Intro)

Course Duration:

1 Week

Total Cost:

$1,095

This course is where it all starts!

 

You will be making jewelry from the minute you step in the classroom by completing projects that were designed to provide you with the knowledge for jewelry construction and assembly.

Packed with techniques that in a regular apprenticeship could take months and even years to learn.

You will complete basic and intermediate techniques by performing hands-on many of the tasks for making and designing your own jewelry.

Learn how to build chains, rings, pendants and set basic stones through the fabrication process of jewelry making.

Hands-On Projects

  • Custom nameplate

  • Wedding band from scratch

  • Ring sizing

  • Construction of solitaire ring

  • Use of jewelry findings

  • Making a bracelet from scratch

  • Installation of lobster locks

  • Bail and jump ring making

  • Setting of stones in prongs

  • Polishing techniques​

What you will learn

  • Soldering Techniques

  • Chemicals used in the workbench

  • Melting of metals

  • Coloring gold and alloys

  • Metal annealing and tempering

  • Wire making

  • Plate making

  • How to price metals

  • General info handling gemstones

  • Units of weight for metals

 

Class Schedule:

Monday to Thursday 9 AM to 5 PM and Friday 9 AM to 12:30 PM

Available Dates:

Class Full -June 6th to 10th

August 8 to 12th

October 24th to 30th

Jewelry I