Creative Jewellery Making

This course is an excellent opportunity for you to connect with your creative side,  catch-up on a project, or use the workshop resources, and learn the NZSAF way.  We warmly welcome you to come and enjoy making jewellery at the bench.

On the day of the class - You will need to bring a bib apron, wear closed-toe shoes and any long hair must be tied up.

  • This course focus on the use of fundamental skills in jewellery making, utilising our fully equipped workshop.​

  • New students will learn how to and make 3 pieces over 10 weeks; the Club ring, a monogram pendant of your own design, and a rub-over setting for a pendant or ring.  These pieces of jewellery will introduce basic control in the use of the jewellers’ hand-tools, soldering techniques and good workshop practices, including the recovery of precious metals, safe handling of tools and machines in the workshop.

  • Returning students go straight into making your own designs, and may like to start acquiring a few personal hand tools for their own toolbox.
     

Evening classes 

Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursdays, 6 pm to 9 pm.  (Check offers' below)

Fees: $450.00 (for 10 weeks)

Venue
190 Great South Road, Epsom, Auckland - 1023

 

**Materials are extra for all classes.  As a general guide, the first three exercises include Silver, solder, Setters fee, and other consumables, costing around $110.00 up to size Z.  Gemstone prices range from $2.50 upwards.

Note for Evening and Hobby Class students - 

Once your position has been confirmed in our night class, changing your class timings and days is not possible.

Payment of fee - 

Full fee, payment is required one week prior to commencing class.

Refund Policy - 

i. If the student decides to withdraw up to 3 days before the commencement date, a refund of 50% of the total fee paid will be returned to the student. 

ii. If the student decides to withdraw in less than 3 days before the commencement date, the student will not be eligible for a refund. 

New Zealand School of Art and Fashion (NZSAF) reserves the right, to cancel, reschedule, postpone classes or vary the above-mentioned schedule, in case of insufficient student enrolments, staffing resources or any other matter.

A full refund will be granted to students if the classes are cancelled.