Fine Jewellery Design 2

  •  Start with a Jewellery Design Idea!

    Start with a Jewellery Design Idea!

    Using creative and efficient techniques, take simple ideas and develop them into fully-fledged jewelelry forms.

  • Learn from the Master

    Learn from the Master

    Join Tanja Sadow, dean of the JDMIS, exceptional educator and 30 year veteran of the jewellery industry as she shares her passion, experience and anecdotes about design and jewellery!

  • Create Stunning Colour Jewellery Design Renderings

    Create Stunning Colour Jewellery Design Renderings

    Using a combination of wax-based coloured pencils and pibment ink, create spectacular colour renderings of your jewellery designs in a fraction of the time taken with traditional paint!!

  • Bring Jewellery Off the Page with Shading

    Bring Jewellery Off the Page with Shading

    Learn Fast, Effective and Realistic techniques to help you make your jewllery designs POP! Use pencil shading for depth or shade in colour too!

  • Draught Accurate, Fucntional Jewellery Designs

    Draught Accurate, Fucntional Jewellery Designs

    Learn how to produce accurate 1:1 scale draiwings of your designs from multiple angles in order to communicate your design to manufacturers.

A strong foundation in jewellery design is the basis for many jewellery career paths.

A good sketch can close a sale; effective renderings reveal the designer's spirit and build excitement for the design; accurate technical drafts communicate fabrication requirements to any jeweller. Together with a focus on practical, beautiful and comfortable design, these skills ensure competence and understanding in this most creative and limitless field.

Learn, from first principles, the fundamentals of jewellery design. No prior design or art experience is required! By the end of this course you will complete a portfolio of designs and leave with a clear understanding of how to design beautiful jewellery that is durable, saleable & suitable for manufacture.

You will Learn...

JD150: Colour Rendering

JD150: Colour Rendering

Add a touch of colour to highlight a key gem or section of your design, or create full-colour works that will take your breath away! Learn to use wax-based coloured pencils and pigment inks instead of traditional paint to supercharge your rendering efficiency!

JD150: Layout and Presentation

JD150: Layout and Presentation

Portfolios and exhibitions bring the inner world of the jewellery designer to the real world of manufacturers, customers and jewellery competitions. The class is full of tips, examples and suggestions to make your presentation the best it can be.

JD150: Perspective Drawing

JD150: Perspective Drawing

The drawing techniques of two point and three point perspective will give you the ability to accurately visualize your jewellery designs from new viewpoints and to accentuate key elements of yoru design. Implement amazing short-cuts that allow fast sketching of perspective views to achieve visual impact (and impress customers!) in counter-sketching scenarios.

JD150: Shading

JD150: Shading

Learn how to create realistinc shading on a wide variety of jewellery surfaces to bring your designs out of the paper and into your viewer's imagination. Shading adds depth, conveys function and can make a sale! Learn quick techniques for working at the counter, and more accurate, elaborate methods to shade your masterpieces.




This course is part of the Fine Jewellery Design learning path, also referred to as JD

Participants attending and completing this programme can choose to enroll for the full diploma

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Course Fee

Course Fee


inclusive of GST

Course Duration

Course Duration

40 hours

7 weeks (1 day/week), or

14 weeks (1 half-day/week)

JDMIS runs week-day, weekend and weeknight courses for this popular course. JDMIS also has flexible make-up schedules and graduates can return without cost for refresher courses (subject to availability).


Book Your Seat Now!

Join us for one of these fascinating sessions by simply give us a call on 6221 5253 and we can go over your options!

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This is a flagship course at JDMIS...
but there's much much more!

Comprehensive Jewellery Certification

JDMIS specialises in comprehensive industry-level training! We train jewellery professionals from around the region in a wide range of jewellery topics. We also help jewellery artists excel by incorporating into their work, the techniques and best practises used by the professionals! Check out our formal Diploma programmes and their modules, which are also offered as stand-along skills certifications: 

Learn From The Best

The Jewellery Design and Management International School (JDMIS) is the only specialized school providing professional jewellery design, gemmology, fabrication and business training to the jewellery industry, artisan entrepreneurs and jewelelry enthsiasts.

We have uniquely structured courses ranging from intensive full-time diploma courses to compact 40 hour professional part-time certifications that focus on specific skills. Whether you are attracted by the idea of being a jewellery designer, need to upgrade your skills as a jewellery professional, or simply flex your creativity and express your own personal style, JDMIS can help you achieve and exceed your jewellery dreams!

Tanja Sadow, Dean and founder of the JDMIS is Singapore's most notable jewellery personality - having educated the trade and public for over 30 years with a unique international perspective that includes experience in all facets of the jewellery trade from Europe, the United States, South America and Asia.