What are Proficient courses

Proficient courses are for students that are confident with soldering and sawing. Students should also have an understanding of how to construct jewellery but require guidance and advice.

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Proficient Courses

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Box Clasp Class

PROFICIENT

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Silver Jewellery Daytime Classes

PROFICIENT

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Silver Jewellery Evening Class

IMPROVER

Mixed Ability

Are you a Beginner wanting to get started in Jewellery? An Improver taking their craft to the next level? Or a Proficient student in need of a refresher course? Our Mixed ability classes are suitable for all.

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Gemmology Taster Class

MIXED

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Hollow Form Ring Class

MIXED

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Jewellery - Silver Grains & Beads Class

MIXED

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Silversmith Daytime Class

MIXED

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Wax Carving Workshop

MIXED

Frequently asked questions

How many students in a class?

Our workshop has capacity for 10 students. However, the number of students per class will depend on the course.

Will you run this course again?

We try to run popular courses once a term.

What are the workshop rules?

Download our workshop guidelines here

Is there an age restriction on courses?

All our course are for over 16’s unless otherwise stated in the course information.

Is the workshop wheelchair friendly?

Unfortunately our workshop is on the 1st floor only accessible via a staircase.

Do I need to bring my own tools?

We have a very well equipped workshop, you do not need to bring anything unless you have your own tools you prefer to use.

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