Jewellery Workshops


Hello future workshoppers!

Waterdown Goldsmith is the perfect place to learn and pursue your dreams of jewellery making with our beginners workshops, or enhancing your craft with our more advanced classes. Please call us to book your workshop or class today 905 689 5222.


Jewellery Workshops in Waterdown Ontario


LEVEL I   JEWELLERY   WORKSHOPS

Beginners Class - Basic Jewellery Making Techniques   (5 week course)

In the beginners course you will learn in-depth knowledge of the basic jewelry making techniques. Learn how to use tools to cut, texture, file, solder, drill, sand and polish. Brass and copper are included in the course cost. Other metals are available for purchase during the course as well. You will be guided and given examples as well as bench-time to fully grasp the knowledge. The techniques and direction provided will give you a solid foundation to set you on your path with confidence. Learn how to recognize quality craftsmanship in the pieces you currently own or want to buy.

Prerequisite: None
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and creativity
When: 2023: Jan 19th-Feb 16th -or- March 30th-April 27th
Duration: 5 weeks
Cost: $325 (plus HST)

Beginners Jewellery Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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LEVEL II   JEWELLERY   WORKSHOPS  

Advanced Class - Jewellery Projects   (5 week course)

After picking up the essentials in Level I, you will learn how to cultivate and fine tune your talents. Level II builds on the previously learned techniques, styles and use of tools with added knowledge of stone setting and complex designs. Work independently at your own pace while instructors offer guidance and support. Brass and copper are included in the course cost. Other metals are available for purchase during the course as well.

Prerequisite: Level I - Beginners Class - Basic Jewellery Making Techniques
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and creativity
When: 2023: May 4th-June 1st (Cold Connections) -or- June 8th-July 6th (Setting Without Soldering)
Duration: 5 weeks
Cost: $325 (plus HST)

Advanced Jewellery Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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WAX   CARVING   JEWELLERY   WORKSHOPS

Wax Carving Jewellery Workshop  (5 week course)

Learn to carve wax into different shapes and design whole pieces of jewellery in wax. The waxes then go through a casting production to create your unique jewellery piece. Students can make multiple projects during the course and all metals are available for purchase. This course is suitable for beginner or advanced students.

Prerequisite: None
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and creativity
When: 2023: Feb 23rd-March 23rd -or- Sep 21st-Oct 19th
Duration: 5 weeks
Cost: $325 (plus HST)

Wax Carving Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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PRIVATE   JEWELLERY   WORKSHOPS

Private Jewellery Workshop   (One-on-One Training)

You will work privately with a trained goldsmith to develop your skills and create unique pieces of art. Working with a goldsmith you will design your own jewellery with no experience necessary. We will accommodate to every skill level. Brass and copper are included. Minimum of 2 hours per session.

Prerequisite: None
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and designs for pieces
When: Please call 905 689 5222 to book
Duration: 2 hours minimum
Cost: $95 per hour (plus HST)

Private Jewellery Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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WEDDING   RING   WORKSHOPS

Wedding Band Making Workshop   (One-on-One Training)

In this private workshop you and your partner will work step by step with a goldsmith to create your own personalized bands. Work in a wax medium until you achieve your desired look. We will cast your creation in your metal choice. There's no experience necessary to join this workshop! All metals are available for purchase. Whether you are married or a creative pair looking for a unique experience. Make wonderful memories while you create a symbol of your union and love.

Prerequisite: None
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and creativity
When: Please call 905 689 5222 to book
Cost: $375 (plus HST and the cost of the metal)

Wedding Band Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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GROUP   JEWELLERY   WORKSHOPS

Group Jewellery Workshop

Need a unique idea for a birthday party, bridal shower, corporate party, or just a reason to get together with friends or family? Why not make a personalized piece of jewellery as a group! Our studio can accommodate up to 6 students. No experience necessary! Groups can choose to create a band ring or a pendent and sterling silver is included.

Prerequisite: None
What to bring: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty and creativity
When: Please call 905 689 5222 to book
Cost: TBD

Group Jewellery Workshops in Waterdown Ontario

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