K2 Academy of Contemporary Jewellery

Jewellery School in London

Welcome to K2, a jewellery school with a conceptual, free-thinking approach to design, underpinned by rigorous technical training in the heart of London


4-day Course

22 - 25 Oct 2019

  About the course

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 the course 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 be teaching?

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


Date & Time

Tuesday 22nd – Friday 25th October 2019

10.00am – 5.00pm



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



£590 (most materials incl.)





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