What a great day to be the workshop! Our Diploma students are working on bracelet links today. #jewelry #jewellery #jewelrydesigner
Art by Ruby Jones displayed at AUT today. This is your home and you should have been safe here. ❤
The little wooden peg: possibly the most used tool in a jewellers workshop. Join us tomorrow for our workshop exerience day to take your place at the bench.
Do you know your hammers? Which hammer has a cavity filled with small steel balls to help prevent recoil?
Apply for a position to study jewellery this year. Our free workshop experience day is on Monday, 4th March. Book to secure your place on our Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1630587303743807/?ti=cl
Learn how to work with precious materials that are sympathetic to the design, like this handmade fine Silver chain by Lida Momeny; it gives the look of a chunky-heavy necklace but without the weight.
Use the right pair of pliers for the job; selecting various jaw profiles like flats, half rounds or round to create the desired shape. Handmade free-form wire cluster by alumna, Erika Watson.
Sometimes the detail on the back is as important as the front.