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Accessories Design

You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.

A love of fashion and a creative flair is usually what leads students to complete an accessories design program. This program option is tailored towards students who want to design those pieces that complete and complement an outfit, such as shoes, purses and belts.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons) England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University)

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Rhino (CAD) for Jewellery

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus Full time 1 week August 2018 United Kingdom London

During this course, you will be introduced to a range of modelling techniques using the computer-aided design (CAD) software Rhino. [+]

During this course, you will be introduced to a range of modelling techniques using the computer-aided design (CAD) software Rhino. At the end of the course, you will have a solid foundation of core basic solid modelling tools for creating jewellery in CAD, as well as how to take existing jewelry-making knowledge into tolerances for producing 3D models usable for 3D printing and jewellery manufacturing.

Description:

Introduction to CAD/CAM Introduction to Rhino interface Layers, snaps and O-snaps Building objects with curves (explode, join, rebuild, split, trim, fillet, offset) Transformation commands (move, rotate, scale, mirror) Basics of solid modelling Basics of organic modelling Universal Deformation Tools and their application Preparing a file for rapid prototyping ... [-]

Jewellery Design and Rendering Beginner Course

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus 1 week July 2018 United Kingdom London

During this beginner course in jewelry design and rendering, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry design techniques and rendering skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of design processes used by jewelers and have the opportunity to apply the design process to the designing and of a unique piece, which you will be supported with the creation of a professional render of your design. [+]

During this beginner course in jewelry design and rendering, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry design techniques and rendering skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of design processes used by jewelers and have the opportunity to apply the design process to the designing and of a unique piece, which you will be supported with the creation of a professional render of your design.

Topics covered:

Research Sketching Soft thinking Hard thinking Brain mapping Rendering

Level: Beginners

Entry Requirements: None

Materials:

Please bring the following with you to the course:

Sketchbook Pencils Eraser

Course Dates: July 9 – 13, 2018,10:00 – 17:00... [-]


Intermediate Jewellery Manufacturing Techniques

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus Full time 1 week July 2018 United Kingdom London

During this intermediate course in jewelry manufacturing, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of manufacturing processes available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a silver ring from start to finish. [+]

During this intermediate course in jewelry manufacturing, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of manufacturing processes available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a silver ring from start to finish.

Topics covered:

Fretwork piercing and black-holing Filing and sanding to high standard Cold forming to size Joint and sweat soldering Polishing to high standard

Level: Intermediate

Entry Requirements:

Have beginner jewelry manufacturing skills or Have completed the summer course “Jewellery Manufacturing for Beginners”

Materials – please bring with you to the course:... [-]


Jewellery Beginner Setting Techniques

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus 1 week August 2018 United Kingdom London

During this course in setting, you will be introduced to a range of stone setting techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of setting processes and styles available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a pair of set earrings from start to finish. [+]

During this course in setting, you will be introduced to a range of stone setting techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of setting processes and styles available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a pair of set earrings from start to finish.

Description:

Setting theory Grain setting Pave setting Prong setting Rub-over setting Introduction to gemmology

Level: Intermediate

Entry Requirements:

Have beginner jewelry manufacturing skills or Have completed the summer course “Jewellery Manufacturing for Beginners”

Materials to bring to the course:

Sketchbook Pencils Eraser

Dress code:

Hairband (if you have long hair) Sensible footwear (no open toe sandals) Sensible clothing (no skirts or dresses, clothing to protect your skin in the workshop) ... [-]

Beginners Jewellery Manufacturing Techniques

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus Full time 1 week July 2018 United Kingdom London

During this beginner course in jewelry manufacturing, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of manufacturing processes available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a silver pendant from start to finish. [+]

During this beginner course in jewelry manufacturing, you will be introduced to a range of jewelry techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of manufacturing processes available to jewelers and have the opportunity to produce a silver pendant from start to finish.

Topics covered:

Piercing Filing Sanding Forming Soldering Finishing

Level: Beginners

Entry Requirements: None

Materials to be brought to course:

Sketchbook Pencils Eraser

Dress code:

Hairband (if you have long hair) Sensible footwear (no open toe sandals) Sensible clothing (no skirts or dresses, clothing to protect your skin in the workshop)

Course Dates: July 16 – 20, 2018, 10:00 – 17:00... [-]


British Culture for the Jewellery Industry

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus 1 week July 2018 United Kingdom London

During this course, you will be introduced to London’s vibrant Jewellery Industry and the wealth of cultural resources available to you in the city. The course will take place in part at the BAJ where you will be immersed in the workshops surrounded by tools and materials used to create jewelry and in part out and about on organized walks and tours to a variety of museums and cultural organizations. [+]

During this course, you will be introduced to London’s vibrant Jewellery Industry and the wealth of cultural resources available to you in the city. The course will take place in part at the BAJ where you will be immersed in the workshops surrounded by tools and materials used to create jewelry and in part out and about on organized walks and tours to a variety of museums and cultural organizations.While in BAJ’s workshops you will gain an in-depth understanding of technical terms and language used in the jewelry industry.

Description:

Introduction to the London Jewellery Quarter – Hatton Garden Visit the renowned jewelry collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum Experience London In-depth exploration of technical jewelry related terms and vocabulary ... [-]

Wax Carving Practice and Casting Theory

British Academy of Jewellery
Campus Full time 1 week July 2018 United Kingdom London

During this course in wax carving practice and casting theory for jewelry, you will be introduced to a range of carving techniques and casting knowledge. You will gain first-hand experience of wax carving as applied by jewelers and will be supported with the creation of a bracelet link suitable for casting. [+]

During this course in wax carving practice and casting theory for jewelry, you will be introduced to a range of carving techniques and casting knowledge. You will gain first-hand experience of wax carving as applied by jewelers and will be supported with the creation of a bracelet link suitable for casting.

Topics covered:

Understanding types of wax Preparing wax for carving Carving techniques Preparing and finishing wax for casting Casting theory Understanding shrinkage Understanding surface defects in castings

Level: Beginners

Entry Requirements: None

Materials to be brought to course:

Sketchbook Pencils Eraser

Dress code:

Hairband (if you have long hair) Sensible footwear (no open toe sandals) Sensible clothing (no skirts or dresses, clothing to protect your skin in the workshop) ... [-]

Introduction to Millinery

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 10 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom London

Learn some basic processes of hat making in order to create your own hats. [+]

We have an international reputation for the high standard of millinery study that we offer. Many of our students on millinery courses have been national and international prize winners and have gone on to become successful professional milliners, showing work at London Fashion Week and other high profile exhibitions.

Courses are taught by industry professionals in a specialist millinery studio and our students are able to get a taste of what it’s like working as a milliner through live projects with industry. Through our links with many British milliners, we can facilitate work experience opportunities for those who wish to pursue millinery as a career. We are happy to offer flexible programmes of study to meet individual student needs.... [-]


Jewellery and Silversmithing - Building Skills for the Advanced Jeweller

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 10 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom London

This course will be offered exclusively to those with considerable previous experience in jewellery making. The programme will be led and taught by the Head of Jewellery with members of the team visiting to deliver specialist skills. [+]

Our motivating and enthusiastic team of Jewellery and Silversmithing lecturers are all practising makers and freelance commercial designers as well as experienced teachers.

The department is well connected with the industry and current events and benefits from links with businesses in Hatton Garden’s jewellery quarter and with galleries, suppliers and exhibitions across London.

Our team promotes a ‘hands on’ experience where you can learn and practice a wide range of skills for constructing, soldering and forming metal as well as stone setting, surface decoration and finishing. Our courses offer as much bench-work experience as possible as we believe this nurtures a thorough understanding of practical and 3-dimensional problem solving as well as gaining knowledge about materials and processes.... [-]


Jewellery Workshop

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 10 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom London

A mixed level course which covers a range of jewellery and silversmithing techniques. This course offers the opportunity to learn metal-working skills for making decorative objects such as jewellery, or functional objects such as spoons or bowls. [+]

Our motivating and enthusiastic team of Jewellery and Silversmithing lecturers are all practising makers and freelance commercial designers as well as experienced teachers.

The department is well connected with the industry and current events and benefits from links with businesses in Hatton Garden’s jewellery quarter and with galleries, suppliers and exhibitions across London.

Our team promotes a ‘hands on’ experience where you can learn and practice a wide range of skills for constructing, soldering and forming metal as well as stone setting, surface decoration and finishing. Our courses offer as much bench-work experience as possible as we believe this nurtures a thorough understanding of practical and 3-dimensional problem solving as well as gaining knowledge about materials and processes.... [-]


Jewellery Evening Workshop

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 4 - 5 weeks September 2018 United Kingdom London

A mixed level course which covers a range of jewellery and silversmithing techniques. This course offers the opportunity to learn metal-working skills for making decorative objects such as jewellery, or functional objects such as spoons or bowls. [+]

Our motivating and enthusiastic team of Jewellery and Silversmithing lecturers are all practising makers and freelance commercial designers as well as experienced teachers.

The department is well connected with the industry and current events and benefits from links with businesses in Hatton Garden’s jewellery quarter and with galleries, suppliers and exhibitions across London.

Our team promotes a ‘hands on’ experience where you can learn and practice a wide range of skills for constructing, soldering and forming metal as well as stone setting, surface decoration and finishing. Our courses offer as much bench-work experience as possible as we believe this nurtures a thorough understanding of practical and 3-dimensional problem solving as well as gaining knowledge about materials and processes.... [-]


Specialist Millinery Techniques: Experimental Trimmings

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 2 weeks June 2018 United Kingdom London

Learn how to work in traditional and non-traditional ways with veiling and crin to add drama to your millinery. Ideal for students with previous millinery experience who wish to expand their expertise with new materials and approaches. [+]

We have an international reputation for the high standard of millinery study that we offer. Many of our students on millinery courses have been national and international prize winners and have gone on to become successful professional milliners, showing work at London Fashion Week and other high profile exhibitions.

Courses are taught by industry professionals in a specialist millinery studio and our students are able to get a taste of what it’s like working as a milliner through live projects with industry. Through our links with many British milliners, we can facilitate work experience opportunities for those who wish to pursue millinery as a career. We are happy to offer flexible programmes of study to meet individual student needs.... [-]


Specialist Millinery Techniques: Innovative Trimmings

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 2 weeks June 2018 United Kingdom London

Learn how feathers may be used in traditional and non-traditional ways in millinery. Feathers can add an instant chic to a hat, used to create drama and mystery, be flamboyant or just plain wacky. This course is ideal for those with previous millinery experience who wish to broaden their expertise. [+]

We have an international reputation for the high standard of millinery study that we offer. Many of our students on millinery courses have been national and international prize winners and have gone on to become successful professional milliners, showing work at London Fashion Week and other high profile exhibitions.

Courses are taught by industry professionals in a specialist millinery studio and our students are able to get a taste of what it’s like working as a milliner through live projects with industry. Through our links with many British milliners we can facilitate work experience opportunities for those who wish to pursue millinery as a career. We are happy to offer flexible programmes of study to meet individual student needs.... [-]


Specialist Millinery Techniques: Fabric Hats

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 6 weeks May 2018 United Kingdom London

Learn how to extend your millinery or pattern cutting skills to create patterns for soft fabric hats for autumn/winter. Fabric hats constitute an important area of the millinery market. This course will help you to make your soft hat ideas become a wearable reality, whether for yourself or for others. [+]

We have an international reputation for the high standard of millinery study that we offer. Many of our students on millinery courses have been national and international prize winners and have gone on to become successful professional milliners, showing work at London Fashion Week and other high profile exhibitions.

Courses are taught by industry professionals in a specialist millinery studio and our students are able to get a taste of what it’s like working as a milliner through live projects with industry. Through our links with many British milliners, we can facilitate work experience opportunities for those who wish to pursue millinery as a career. We are happy to offer flexible programmes of study to meet individual student needs.... [-]


Specialist Millinery Techniques: Statement Hats

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 6 weeks May 2018 United Kingdom London

The summer season is the busiest period for milliners. Special occasions such as weddings, Ascot, Glyndebourne and Henley demand headwear that makes the wearer look stylish and stand out from the crowd. [+]

We have an international reputation for the high standard of millinery study that we offer. Many of our students on millinery courses have been national and international prize winners and have gone on to become successful professional milliners, showing work at London Fashion Week and other high profile exhibitions.

Courses are taught by industry professionals in a specialist millinery studio and our students are able to get a taste of what it’s like working as a milliner through live projects with industry. Through our links with many British milliners we can facilitate work experience opportunities for those who wish to pursue millinery as a career. We are happy to offer flexible programmes of study to meet individual student needs.... [-]