Experimental Setting IV at K2 Academy of Jewellery

Experimental Setting IV


Cockpit Arts, Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London WC1N 2NP



Mixed level



Experimental Setting

4 Day Course

11 - 14 April 2018 

What will be taught?

This course will give you the possibility to explore and experiment with different setting techniques and to find new ways to use them in an unconventional way.

The course will focus on different projects

  • Trapping stones in liquid metal
  • Using uncommon materials for jewellery making and setting
  • Setting found objects and small valuable treasures

You will be encouraged to look for a various ways of how to set stones and objects and explore the possibilities of embracing them in alternative ways and methods. The creative journey is as important as the final outcome and the course aims to provide you with new skills and experiences.

Who is it for?

Jewellers, artists, craft practitioners and students who are looking to explore new approaches to making, who want to get the chance to experiment and broaden their creative working practices. Basic jewellery-making skills are essential.

Who will teach the course?

K2 founders and course leaders Kelvin J Birk and Katrin Spranger are professional jewellers with years of teaching experience. 

Date and Time

Wednesday 11th - Friday 14th April 2018


Cockpit Arts, Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London WC1N 2NP


£520 (most materials incl.)

To Book

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