Aluminium jewellery: earrings & pendants

Arts Centre, Bideford

Who is this course for?

This is for anyone interested in making Jewellery no experience needed

Course content

On this course you will learn how to make a unique aluminium jewellery, this may include pendants and earrings. You will learn how to colour and decorate aluminium using different dyes and printing processes, you will also learn how to add texture to metal. After experimenting and making a variety of samples you will choose final designs for your pieces. Finally, you will be taught how to use tools to form your piece of jewellery.

Support and feedback

You will get continual support and feedback from your tutor throughout the course

Additional costs and requirements

You do not need to bring anything with you, but you may wish to bring images to inspire you.

You may be eligible for a learner bursary if you can demonstrate that attending a course will improve your wellbeing. Eligibility is determined after a short interview with a member of our learning support team. You must be aged over 19 on 31st August 2019 and your household income below £15,276 to access this fund. Contact your local centre for more details

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

No you won’t need to do anything in your own time

About the tutor

Nicky Montagu is an Art, Craft and Design tutor for Learn Devon and teaches study skills at Petroc college. She has taught on many different courses in London as an Art and Design Lecturer, including Richmond upon Thames College and London College of Fashion. She graduated from the University of East London with a BA Hons Degree in Fine Art and gained a PGCE teacher training at the University of Greenwich.

Nicky is interested in many different areas of art, craft and design including textiles, printing, sewing, manipulating fabrics, pattern and form in ceramics, interior design and printmaking.

Nicky aims to devise courses that are suitable for all levels from complete beginners to learners with more experience and where possible learners can continue their work at home with minimum need for specialist materials.

Please have a look at her website

Nicky Montagu – Learn Devon tutor

Start date16 Sep 2019
End date14 Oct 2019
Start time18:30
End time21:00
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