Art, Design and Fashion

Silversmithing (Jewellery) Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

Start date to be confirmed This course will run for 10 weeks from 6.00pm - 8.00pm, day to be confirmed. We offer this course three times a year, September, January and April.

Entry requirements

A general interest in jewellery making, this course is suitable for beginners.

You will achieve

You will be issued with a Barnsley College certificate.

Last updated: 26th October 2018

Course overview

Why not have a bash at creating your own beautiful jewellery on our silversmithing course. It might be that you have a special occasion on the horizon. Whatever the reason, the ancient craft of silversmithing is a fascinating and practical pastime to take up – and what’s more, you are likely to leave the course wearing a beautiful silver item handcrafted by yourself!

Course content

In your first three weeks you will cover:

  • Silver soldering
  • Embossing
  • Metal manipulation
  • Etching

The remainder of the course you are free to use the skills that you have learned to make what you want. You may incur additional costs for silver of between £10 and £50 depending upon the size and quantity of the work you produce. The use of copper and brass are free.

What equipment will I need?

You will work in a dedicated silversmithing workshop and all equipment will be provided.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
Barnsley
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

We have a range of full cost evening courses that students can take and also adult access courses available for anyone who wishes to progress to a degree.

How much does the course cost?

Course Fees: £200 Full Fee Payable.

 

Extra information

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Disclaimer

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Silversmithing (Jewellery) Part-time