WOrkshops

Get your hands dirty in our professional workshop! Our classes will give you the skills to create your own unique silver jewellery.

Basics and Beyond

Our Basics and Beyond course is suitable for students of all levels. This class  will get you up to speed with the basics of working with precious metals to make your own custom jewellery. The course is buildable into an intermediate level with the capacity to introduce additional techniques.

 

For the beginners, you will walk away from this class with a silver ring set.

 

Techniques covered:

 

Saw piercing

Soldering

Polishing & finishing

 

In the intermediate class, you will advance to learn basic stone setting and embossing prints onto metal.

 

Techniques covered:

 

Bezel setting

Roller printing

Raising and sinking

Hydraulic press

 

COST $330

Project materials included

 

Book in now!

 

MONDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Jewellery

7 week course with Felix Gill

16 July – 27 August, 6:15 – 8:45pm

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Jewellery

7 week course with Jenny Du

22 August - 3rd October, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Earrings by beginner student Fathima

Project Class

If you have some prior experience in jewellery making or have completed our beginners & intermediate course, then our Project Class is a great way to fine-tune your skills. The course is tailored to your interests allowing you to develop and create your own designs under the guidance of a tutor. It’s also a great way to learn some more advanced techniques to incorporate into your work.

Book in now! 

TUESDAY NIGHTS

9 week course with Felix Gill

21st August - 16th October, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $425

Rings by intermediate student Brooke

Wax Carving

Our Wax Carving Masterclass will introduce you to the ancient technique of ‘lost wax casting’. In this course, you will learn to carve two wax rings and where to have them cast professionally. Our Wax Carving Masterclass will set you up with the skills to continue this process of making at home. 

Book in now! 

THURSDAY NIGHTS

7 week course with Huon Lui

9th August - 20th September, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Hand carved wax Unicorn by Huon Lui

Cast sterling silver Unicorn by Huon Lui

How to enrol:

Email 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.

Basics and Beyond

Our Basics and Beyond course is suitable for students of all levels. This class  will get you up to speed with the basics of working with precious metals to make your own custom jewellery. The course is buildable into an intermediate level with the capacity to introduce additional techniques.

 

For the beginners, you will walk away from this class with a silver ring set.

 

Techniques covered:

 

Saw piercing

Soldering

Polishing & finishing

 

In the intermediate class, you will advance to learn basic stone setting and embossing prints onto metal.

 

Techniques covered:

 

Bezel setting

Roller printing

Raising and sinking

Hydraulic press

 

COST $330

Project materials included

 

Book in now!

 

MONDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Jewellery

7 week course with Felix Gill

16 July – 27 August, 6:15 – 8:45pm

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

Beginners Jewellery

7 week course with Jenny Du

22 August - 3rd October, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Earrings by beginner student Fathima

Project Class

If you have some prior experience in jewellery making or have completed our beginners & intermediate course, then our Project Class is a great way to fine-tune your skills. The course is tailored to your interests allowing you to develop and create your own designs under the guidance of a tutor. It’s also a great way to learn some more advanced techniques to incorporate into your work.

Book in now! 

TUESDAY NIGHTS

9 week course with Felix Gill

21st August - 16th October, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $425

Rings by intermediate student Brooke

Wax Carving

Our Wax Carving Masterclass will introduce you to the ancient technique of ‘lost wax casting’. In this course, you will learn to carve two wax rings and where to have them cast professionally. Our Wax Carving Masterclass will set you up with the skills to continue this process of making at home. 

Book in now! 

THURSDAY NIGHTS

7 week course with Huon Lui

9th August - 20th September, 6:15 – 8:45pm

Cost: $330 (casting costs not included)

Hand carved wax Unicorn by Huon Lui

Cast sterling silver Unicorn by Huon Lui

How to enrol:

Email 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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