Basic Jewellery course

Basic jewellery course

Cost  €450


Whether you are seeking a career in the jewelry industry or a hobbyist looking to develop new skills, there is no better place to learn than right in the heart of  the kilkenny countryside with IMB Design studio

Duration 12.5hrs

Basic Jewellery Making

A basic course of study in jewellery making, ideal for the beginner/hobbyist or intermediate craftsperson. Students are taught in a small group(4). Materials are provided except precious metals/stones...where an optional & are  available to purchase...usually from €20-€60




The Studio

Tucked away in the heart of the beautiful coutryside ofTullaroan Kilkenny, the facilities are expertly equipped and students work at individual benches. This is also a working studio where the designer/maker is working on real projects & dealing with clients,which in turn offers a very hands on approach with the knowledge gained & experienced on a daily basis in the jewellery trade.  Our equipment includes pendant motor, polishing machines, soldering stations, stone setting equipment and cleaning machinery. The space is friendly & welcoming & the aim is to make it as fun & interactive as possible!



Classes Meet

Once a week for 5 weeks. Each class is 2.5 hours long. The course offers two sections to choose from: Mondays or Saturdays.
Monday: 2-4.30 p.m. or 6.30-9 p.m.
Saturdays: 10 a.m.-12.30 p.m.


Curriculum Outline

Basic Jewellery Making

Sawing | Filing | Sanding | Polishing/buffing | Soldering | Bezel setting


The minimum age to attend is sixteen. All 16/17 year olds must be accompanied by a paying adult. 

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Cancellation and Rescheduling

 Terms and Conditions

Your booking fee secures your place – we cannot reserve places without payment. 

In order to cancel a booking, you must inform us by email at

Your cancellation must be confirmed as received by us on or before the relevant dates, as set out below. 

  • If your email request is received more than 30 days before the event is due to begin, you will be entitled to a full refund of the amount paid.

  • If your email request is received within the 30 day period before the event, you will not be entitled to a refund for your place.

  • Cancellations requested after the course has started will not be considered.
  • Requests to attend an alternative course should be requested by email at least 14 days before the course start date.Requests after 14 days may not be accommadated.
  • If you fail to attend a course, event or class, no refund will be given, and no transfer request will be accepted.