Jewellery Making Kickstarter
Do you want a career as a jewellery designer-maker, but don't know where to start?
If that feels like you then we invite you to join our 4-week intensive Jewellery Kickstarter programme in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where you will spend your days immersed in metalsmithing, design, stone setting and gemmology and your evenings exploring the beautiful and unique city of Kuala Lumpur.
With a schedule packed full of lectures demonstrations and projects, this course is intense, if you want to learn at a leisurely pace you may want to step away from this page. However, if you want to get incredible value for money with days packed full of learning opportunities in our fully equipped classroom, and Saturdays available for practice in our friendly and welcoming studio - then this course needs your attention.
Class times and studio opening hours
Classes will run from 9.30am until 5pm Monday to Friday with an hour for lunch at 12 noon. The studio will remain open however until 7pm every evening and will be open Saturdays from 9am until 7pm for those who wish to fit in a little extra practice.
Piercing out a pendant - sawing, filing, and finishing - add a tassle just for fun!
Introduction to textures
Soldering - making a bronze chain with a sweat soldered element and handmade clasp
Stacking rings in silver and bronze - with room for stone setting later!
Earrings and earring findings
Metallurgy, melting rolling and forging - creating a forged bangle
Mood boards and mind maps
Tool making for stone setting
Making a spinner ring
Marriage of metal ring
Making a forged bezel set ring
Jewellery design - rendering gemstones and metal (2 days)
Bead and bright setting
Pave - demo only but you can certainly give it a try!!
Time to finish up any unfinished projects
Course Fee: RM 10,000
Kit Fee: RM 2,650*
Total: RM 12,650** (approx. USD 3045)
*Kit fee includes materials to make all set projects, as well tools such as drills and burs, saw blades, polishing wheels etc. All these will be yours to take away at the end of the course!
**Price does not include accommodation or transport - but we will be more than happy to help you find your perfect home away from home.
To reserve your spot we will need to take a deposit of RM 4,000, with the balance of RM 8,650 payable no later than 1-month prior to the start date.
5th August 2019
7th October 2019
20th January 2020
By registering and making payment of the Course Fees, you hereby agree to our Terms and Conditions.
If you would like to spend more time working in our studio once your class is complete, check out our co-working studio membership options
Book a tour
For more information on our courses or to book a tour of the studio contact us