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Jewellery Making Atelier - All levels


Next Available: Tue, 05 Feb 10:00AM
6.0 hours x 7 Weeks
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Description

Become an accomplished artisan at the SquarePeg Atelier! This is an exciting opportunity to spend one day per week working with a discerning expert jeweller who will assist you to become successful in developing your own line of jewellery or creating special individual pieces.

What makes SquarePeg Studios unique for learning jewellery making?  Our jewellery school is also a workshop with 11 contemporary jewellers in residence so students have the opportunity to interact with professional makers and see the types of jewellery they are making.

Technical Skills Cover:

Subjects will be taught concurrently or per term as required, the concepts to be explored are shape, form and repetition

Basic jewellery skills such as sawing, filing, drilling, riveting and soldering

  • Ring and bezel making
  • Advanced soldering and metal forming
  • Skills for making multiples such as wax carving for making models and using the hydraulic press
  • Other techniques depending on the student’s needs

Design Skills Cover:

The goal is to provide participants with appropriate knowledge and skills in order to

  • Interpret design theory in a manner relevant for making jewellery
  • Develop problem solving skills in a creative and innovative manner in relation to jewellery design and making
  • Perform metal working techniques
  • Give participants skills for creative expression
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What you will learn
  • All the fundamentals of jewellery making
  • Design theory in a manner relevant for making jewellery
  • Problem solving skills in a creative and innovative manner in relation to jewellery design and making
What you will get
  • Base metal sheet and wire
  • All the consumables you need to make your projects (ie saw blades, emery paper and drill bits) as well as all the hand tools and equipment you need.
  • Tea or coffee and yummy biscuits

What to bring
  • A notebook and pen/pencil
  • Covered shoes
  • Your ideas and creativity
  • We provide safety equipment and training on how to use all relevant equipment.
What to wear

We take safety very seriously at SquarePeg. All students must wear proper enclosed shoes (no sandals or thongs), long pants or skirts and have long hair tied back.

Appropriate for

Perfect for those with jewellery experience and those starting out on their jewellery making journey.


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SquarePeg Studios

Vendor since 2016

SquarePeg Studios is a unique space for learning and making all things jewellery. 

At SquarePeg Studios we have a passion for contemporary jewellery – making it and teaching others how to make it. Located in a Marrickville warehouse SquarePeg Studios is one of a kind in Sydney – a jewellery school as well as being home to 12 contemporary jewellers, we have excellent workshop facilities and some of the best tutors in Sydney.

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Cancellation & Refund Policy

Refund policy as per our Terms and Conditions

    1. The course fees must be paid in full on enrolment and are non-refundable.
    2. Notwithstanding section 1, the course fees may be refundable in the event that a course is cancelled or oversubscribed.
    3. We may cancel a course in the event that there is an insufficient number of students subscribed to the course.
    4. It is the responsibility of the student to attend each class in the course and no refund, or provision of any additional classes, is available for non-attendance of all or part of the course.
    5. All students must be over 16 years of age.

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Terms & Conditions

Conditions of Registration

    1. The course fees must be paid in full on enrolment and are non-refundable.
    2. Notwithstanding section 1, the course fees may be refundable in the event that a course is cancelled or oversubscribed.
    3. We may cancel a course in the event that there is an insufficient number of students subscribed to the course.
    4. It is the responsibility of the student to attend each class in the course and no refund, or provision of any additional classes, is available for non-attendance of all or part of the course.
    5. All students must be over 16 years of age.

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Susana

29 October 2018 • Jewellery Making Atelier - All levels

I absolutely loved this class. I had absolutely no experience with jewellery making or metal work of any kind and I've learnt more than I ever imagined. I also really enjoyed the classes; I felt no pressure and yet I was challenged learning new skills every class. I've produced two rings which I love and I can't wait to get back to Squarepegs. I highly recommend Jo as a teacher; she is incredibly knowledgeable, clever, creative, patient and creates a fun learning environment where everyone is given the time they need and learns at their own pace.

Inge

28 October 2018 • Jewellery Making Atelier - All levels

What a wonderful experience! Fantastic teacher, supportive environment. Atelier course suits me well because I am able to develop my own design and learn various techniques. Thank you Jo and all Squarepeggers!

Sue

25 October 2018 • Jewellery Making Atelier - All levels

I love the Atelier and wish I could go every day of the week. Fantastic teacher and great facilities. The range of projects people are working on is a real benefit for learning, and the fact that you can go at your own pace as well as push your boundaries in design and technical skills is a huge bonus. Thank you to the team!!

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