Classes

Acquire the basic techniques of saw piercing filing, soldering, riveting, drilling and polishing to create your own unique silver jewellery.

Stone Setting

This course is suitable for student who have some prior knowledge in jewellery making, as well as those more versed. Erin will demonstrate two styles of stone setting and help you to set your own stone samples.

Cost: $220 (some materials included)

3 week course

Monday nights from 6:15pm – 8:45pm

Starts: 20th March with Erin Timony

‍By Omar

Advanced and Intermediate

This course is fitting to students who have completed a beginner’s class and or have some prior knowledge of jewellery making. The course is set at your own pace, allowing individuals to work on their own designs and projects under the supervision of a tutor. Advanced techniques may be demonstrated, which could include metal inlay, granulation and much more. 

Cost: TBA (some materials included)

9 week course

Tuesday nights 6:15pm – 8:45pm

Starts: 2nd May with Erin Timony

Sterling silver rings by Hana

Dip n' Cast

The second instalment in our new wax short corse series. Students will be experimenting with simple wax dip methods to produce hollow vessels and wearables. Students will have the chance to walk away from the course with completed silver pieces of their own and basic skill set to repeat the process independently or attempt a more advanced wax carving class.

3 week course

Cost: $220 (does not include casting costs)

Tuesday Evenings from 6:15pm – 8:45pm 

Starts: 28th March with Huon Lui

Cast sterling silver ring by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax Unicorn by Huon Lui
Casted sterling silver Unicorn by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax jewellery by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax jewellery by Huon Lui

Basics and Beyond Enamelling

Learn how to add a splash of colour to your work during this 4 week experimentation into enamelling. Clare will be demonstrating various enamelling techniques as well as teaching students how create a pendant, earrings, or a brooch using cold joining techniques. This class is suitable for students who have some prior knowledge in jewellery making.

4 week course

Cost: $440 (some materials included)

Saturday from 10am - 4:30pm

Starts: 1st April with Clare Hooper

Dry enamelling

How to enrol:

Contact Charlotte at studios@gaffa.com.au registering your interest in attending a class, you will be sent a registration form that will need to be filled out and e-mailed back to Gaffa. The form also includes payment details. Your registration in the class will be confirmed on payment. Any missed classes are the responsibility of the student and are not refundable. Class dates may be subject to change due to lack of required numbers, class fees are also subject to change. Refunds on courses will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course. Class numbers limited to 7 students.

Stone Setting

This course is suitable for student who have some prior knowledge in jewellery making, as well as those more versed. Erin will demonstrate two styles of stone setting and help you to set your own stone samples.

Cost: $220 (some materials included)

3 week course

Monday nights from 6:15pm – 8:45pm

Starts: 20th March with Erin Timony

‍By Omar

Advanced and Intermediate

This course is fitting to students who have completed a beginner’s class and or have some prior knowledge of jewellery making. The course is set at your own pace, allowing individuals to work on their own designs and projects under the supervision of a tutor. Advanced techniques may be demonstrated, which could include metal inlay, granulation and much more. 

Cost: TBA (some materials included)

9 week course

Tuesday nights 6:15pm – 8:45pm

Starts: 2nd May with Erin Timony

Sterling silver rings by Hana

Dip n' Cast

The second instalment in our new wax short corse series. Students will be experimenting with simple wax dip methods to produce hollow vessels and wearables. Students will have the chance to walk away from the course with completed silver pieces of their own and basic skill set to repeat the process independently or attempt a more advanced wax carving class.

3 week course

Cost: $220 (does not include casting costs)

Tuesday Evenings from 6:15pm – 8:45pm 

Starts: 28th March with Huon Lui

Cast sterling silver ring by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax Unicorn by Huon Lui
Casted sterling silver Unicorn by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax jewellery by Huon Lui
Hand carved wax jewellery by Huon Lui

Basics and Beyond Enamelling

Learn how to add a splash of colour to your work during this 4 week experimentation into enamelling. Clare will be demonstrating various enamelling techniques as well as teaching students how create a pendant, earrings, or a brooch using cold joining techniques. This class is suitable for students who have some prior knowledge in jewellery making.

4 week course

Cost: $440 (some materials included)

Saturday from 10am - 4:30pm

Starts: 1st April with Clare Hooper

Dry enamelling

How to enrol:

Contact Charlotte at studios@gaffa.com.au registering your interest in attending a class, you will be sent a registration form that will need to be filled out and e-mailed back to Gaffa. The form also includes payment details. Your registration in the class will be confirmed on payment. Any missed classes are the responsibility of the student and are not refundable. Class dates may be subject to change due to lack of required numbers, class fees are also subject to change. Refunds on courses will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course. Class numbers limited to 7 students.

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