Welcome to the York School of Jewellery website
York School of Jewellery is an independant school of jewellery and silversmithing and the largest service provider of classes and courses in jewellery, silversmithing and design in the North of England. We have a reputation for teaching and success second to none. The quality of tuition and facilities are reflected in the standard of the work produced by our students. Why not take the time to have a look at some of their work on this website?
Definitions of terms on this website and used by other professional bodies and websites
Jewellery - Any item that is body adornment and can be made in any material including bone, wood, metal clay, stone, silver, gold, palladium, platinum.
Silversmithing - Any item that is made of silver that is not body adornment eg goblets, teapots, chalices etc
Goldsmithing - Any item made of gold that is not jewellery - see silversmithing above.
Forthcoming courses and events
NEW! 10 week jewellery making course - Starts Tuesday 2nd September (FULL) Please telephone for alternative course availability
Mount making and stone setting Sat 30th and Sun 31st August - for more information click here (FULL)
Silversmithing experience day Saturday 6th September - for more information click here (FULL)
Introduction to enamelling Saturday 13th September - for more information click here (FULL)
Enamelling Saturday 27th September - York School of Jewellery students only
Buying opportunity to see, handle and buy some highly unusual stones and carvings from around the world Visit by PURE STONES Saturday 4th October 10am - 3pm Open to the public. Free Entry
Chasing and repouse Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th October - for more information click here
Winter School Monday 10th November to Friday 14th November (inclusive) - for more information click here (FULL - PLEASE TELEPHONE TO RESERVE ANY CANCELLATION SPACE)
2015 Calendar of events to follow shortly
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Website last updated 23rd August 2014