Short Courses

Introductory Jewellery

Have you ever wanted to make jewellery for yourself or others? This introductory jewellery short course will teach you to the techniques required to make simple jewellery. Developed for participants with no prior experience, full workshop facilities are used and all necessary tools and materials are supplied.

Course Code: SMM001

Fees: $395.00

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COURSE OUTLINE

Topics include:

  • safe operating procedures in jewellery production
  • filing techniques
  • soldering procedures
  • saw piercing skills

Projects include:

  • a saw pierced brooch with riveted pin
  • a ring
  • a silver wire pendant
  • textured dome earrings

COURSE OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this course, participants will have produced a number of jewellery pieces in accordance with their hand skills and confidence.

A Certificate of Participation will be issued at the conclusion of the course.

SUITABLE FOR

People with an interest in making their own jewellery.

PRE-REQUISITES

No prior knowledge or experience required.

MATERIALS

Please bring a pencil, fine tip permanent marker, notebook, non-synthetic apron and safety goggles.

CONCESSION / FUNDING STATUS

No concession or government funding applies.

TESTIMONAILS

‘This is a great course. If I hadn’t done it, I wouldn’t have enrolled in the diploma course next year. Mel couldn’t have been a better presenter. You should bake her a cake!’ – Sally, St Andrews

‘Belinda is a fantastic teacher. I really enjoyed the class and want to do another!’ – Holly, South Melbourne

‘Our teacher Jane was amazing, knowledgeable, patient and helpful. I look forward to doing the intermediate course in 2014. Many thanks.’ – Daniel, Armadale

DURATION

Total hours: 24

SESSIONS INFORMATION

Start date: Tuesday, 25 July 2017
End date: Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Day/s and time:
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 8 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 22 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 – 10:30am – 1:30pm

Start date: Tuesday, 10 October 2017
End date: Tuesday, 05 December 2017
Day/s and time:
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm
Tuesday, 5 December 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm

For further information, please contact Short Courses on (03) 9269 8615 or email.

Available Classes

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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