Multi week course pre registration and instalment payments

Please feel free to pay a £95 deposit or the full fee for the course you would like to do.

Existing learners get a week to book before it is opened up to others plus the option of paying a deposit to hold the booking. Existing learners are also welcome to pay in 3 instalments – 5th March £95, on or before 2nd April £95 and the final £95 on or before the 1st May 2022. The choice to pay the balance in full on or before the 2nd April is also below.

April 2022 term:

Over the 11 week course, artist tutor Beccy Gillatt will gently guide you through traditional jewellery making techniques and designing methods to enable you to develop your own creations and craft them in silver and gemstones.

Learners will leave the course with at least 5 finished pieces of silver jewellery designed and crafted by hand. Over the course, you will focus on the following skills and techniques:

Week 12 Silver rings

Choose from triple linked ring, knot ring, forged ring or your own design

Week 3-5 Shaped cabochon stone setting (beginners – plain cabochon setting)

Create designs from visual research to develop ideas for your project

Measure your materials accurately

Demonstrate safe use of saw piercing and blades to cut out shapes

Describe and demonstrate a range of soldering techniques

Use jewellery tools to finish work including wet and dry papers and polishing compounds

Craft findings for items made if you are making a pendant

Week 6-8 TBC – statement necklace or bracelet with links maybe? – please let me know if there is anything different you would like to cover

Week 9-10 TBC – star or flush setting maybe? please let me know if there is anything different you would like to cover

Week 10-11 Finishing any outstanding projects or work, personal project or joint project which will be decided within the group

Materials will be available to purchase from the tutor during the course but if you would like to bring your own materials this information will be sent to you weekly and will depend on your design and choice of stones. Materials will range from (11 weeks £50-£70) depending on your designs and stones of choice.

Tuesday evening course (7-9.30) from 26th April 2022 for 11 weeks

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£280.00

Instalment payment for Tuesday evening course (7-9.30) from 26th April for 11 weeks

Instalment 1 at time of booking, 2nd payment due on or before 2nd April £95 and the final £95 on or before the 1st May 2022 No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£95.00

Balance payment for Tuesday evening course (7-9.30pm) from 19th April 2022

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£190.00

Wednesday morning course (9.15-11.45) from 27th April for 11 weeks

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£280.00

Instalment payment for Wednesday morning course (9.15-11.45) from 27th April 2022 for 11 weeks

Instalment 1 due on booking, 2nd payment due on or before 2nd April £95 and the final £95 on or before the 1st May 2022 No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£95.00

Balance payment for Wednesday morning (9.15-11.45) 11 week course 20th April 2022

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£190.00

Wednesday afternoon course (12.15-2.45) from 20th April 2022 for 11 weeks

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£280.00

Instalment payment for Wednesday afternoon course (12.15-2.45) from 20th April 2022 for 11 weeks

Instalment payment due on or before 2nd April £95 and the final £95 on or before the 1st May 2022 No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£95.00

Balance payment for Wednesday afternoon (12.15-2.45pm) from 20th April2022 for 11 weeks

No sessions on the following weeks – 30th May 20th June

£190.00

Friday morning course (10-12.30) from 29th April for 5 weeks

5 consecutive weeks Week 1 – Silver rings – Choose from triple linked ring, knot ring, forged ring or your own design Week 2-4 – Shaped cabochon stone setting Week 5 – Personal project

£130.00

Katherine Richmond Wednesday evening (7-9.30) 5 week course – Date TBC – @Yardley arts

Week 1-3) Week 4-5) Materials are in addition to your course fee and are usually between £10-£30 depending on your designs

£130.00


SEPTEMBER 2022 course registration

September course deposit – please send me the day and time you would like to enrol on.

Dates will be: Week beginning 5th September – 17th October 2022 Week 1-2 – Saw piercing project Week 2-4 – Beginners – Doming or spoon making / Returners – locket or spoon making Week 5-7 – Beginners – Tube setting or cabochon setting / Returners – Channel setting Tuesday evening course -September – 7-9.30pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall- £180 Wednesday morning course September 2022 – 9-11.30am @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180 Wednesday Afternoon course September 2022 – 12.15-2.45pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180 Friday Morning Course – September 2022 – 10am – 12.30pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180

£90.00

September course FULL FEE – please send me the day and time you would like to enrol on.

Dates will be: Week beginning 5th September – 17th October 2022 Week 1-2 – Saw piercing project Week 2-4 – Beginners – Doming or spoon making / Returners – locket or spoon making Week 5-7 – Beginners – Tube setting or cabochon setting / Returners – Channel setting Tuesday evening course -September – 7-9.30pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall- £180 Wednesday morning course September 2022 – 9-11.30am @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180 Wednesday Afternoon course September 2022 – 12.15-2.45pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180 Friday Morning Course – September 2022 – 10am – 12.30pm @ Yardley Hastings Old School Hall – £180

£180.00