Presentation, Painting and Ring Design for the Jewellery Industry with Jennifer Bloy

Date
26 May 2022 - 31 May 2022 · 10AM - 4PM (Thu 26, Fri 27, Mon 30, Tue 31)
Price
£419 (6 places)
Venue
Design Space
Event type
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The ring is one of the more complicated designs in the jewellery world. In this four-day presentation, painting and ring design short course, you will be introduced step-by-step how to create to-scale illustrative drawings of rings for client consultation or display purposes.

In this intensive course, multi award-winning designer of jewellery and objet d’art, Jennifer Bloy FRSA FIPG, will introduce you step-by-step to the concepts of ring design and some of the processes needed along the way.

With classes of maximum 6 students, you will benefit from tailored advice and tuition suited to your needs.

What will I learn?

  • Learn how to produce rough sketches of rings
  • Understand the structure of the ring and interpret its form into a 2 and 3-dimensional image
  • Create your own ring design
  • As one of the more complicated designs in the jewellery world, interpreting and understanding the construct of the ring is crucial, prior to rendering. If time permits, your design may become a rendered image

Who is this course designed for?

  • Intermediate: Some practical experience and basic understanding of the listed skill required
  • Advanced: Established craftsperson looking to further existing skills

This course is suitable for emerging to established jewellery designers and craftspeople.

Can I receive financial support to access this course?

We believe that talent should not be held back. Here at the Goldsmiths’ Centre, we aim to be open, accessible and inclusive to all. Our Access Grants help anyone to build thriving creative careers, supporting jewellers, silversmiths and allied industry practitioners to access our training courses for free.

If you need help to cover fees for our business and technical skills short courses, please apply for one of our Access Grants. To find out more and read our application criteria, click here:

The Access Grants are delivered in partnership with the Goldsmiths’ Centre and funded by the Goldsmiths’ Company Charity.

Who is the tutor?

Jennifer Bloy FRSA FIPG is a freelance multi award-winning designer of jewellery and object d’art specialising in hand painted presentation designs and technical drawings. She has created pieces for Royalty and rock stars and is as happy designing an engagement ring as designing gold binoculars. Her work ranges from pieces of fashion jewellery made for a few pounds to exclusive gifts retailing for many thousands. Jennifer is a Fellow of the Institute of Professional Goldsmiths (IPG) and is on the Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council. She is currently lecturing in design on the Foundation Programme at the Goldsmiths’ Centre.