Jewellery Making: Intensive Ultimate Programme

Duration : 64 sessions / 120 hours
availability: Rolling schedule

Hatton Studios is Hong Kong’s foremost professional jewellery making hub.  Join this thriving creative community for an eight week, intensive course designed take beginners to advanced level, or for those with experience to extend their skills. Develop techniques used by professionals and discover your own creative potential.

 

Skills:
Level 1
duration: week 1 & 2

  • Introduction to Jewellery Making

  • Saw piercing, soldering, filing and finishing

  • The in-depth approach: Making chains and links

  • understand the metals and fabricate a piece from beginning

  • Draw down silver from bullion to wire

  • Behind the heat: Flame science

  • Silver melting process, recycling metals and understand alloys

  • From melting, pouring the metal to rolling, making wires and tubes

 

LEVEL 2
duration: WEEK 3 & 4

  • Intermediate level

  • Refining existing techniques

  • More complex forms using hinging, riveting or multiple joints

  • Mentoring through original design and problem solving

  • Creative Options: Advance jewellery project

  • Technical Options: Signature hinged locket project

  • Understanding one of the most traditional techniques: Hinge making and tubing

  • How to use the rolling mill correctly to roll your own silver sheet

LEVEL 3
duration: WEEK 5 & 6

  • Specialist techniques

  • All aspects of wax carving

  • Design, carve and cast a sculptural form – exploring the 3D capability of wax

  • Aspects of creativity, developing own style and techniques

  • In preparation to following gem setting course

LEVEL 4
duration: WEEK 7 & 8

  • Advanced techniques

  • An introduction to gem setting

  • Different settings

  • Choice and properties of gems

  • Three types of gem setting techniques including bezel, claw and flush setting or more

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

No previous experience required.
Age 14 +

 

Special Promotion PRICE:

Full course: $38,000 (Original Price: $58,000) 

 

 

BOOK A TOUR:

For more information on our courses or to book a tour of the Hatton Jewellery Institute, contact our team.


CLASS SCHEDULE:

All courses are on rolling schedule. Students can pick any day to start their course or combine evening and day classes.

CANCELLATION AND REBOOKING POLICY:

Hatton Jewellery Institute operates a 24 hour rebooking policy on all classes. Late cancellation or absence will result in forfeiting of class or re-booking fee.


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