Making a ring: The first step on your jewellery journey
If you’re thinking of exploring your creativity through jewellery production, making a ring is an ideal first project. But how do you get started? And what material should you choose? When you decide to make a ring, these are just some of the questions you’ll need to think about. Here you’ll find useful information to help guide you.
Keeping safe on campus at BAJ: What to expect
If you’re joining us for the first time in autumn 2020 and early 2021, we understand that you may have questions about how the British Academy of Jewellery has adapted its courses for the 2020–21 and 2021-2022 academic years.
BAJ Graduate Stories: Naki Kaddu
We speak to BAJ alumnus and owner of jewellery brand Nakibirango London, Naki Kaddu, about her time at our London academy and how she crafted a name for herself in the jewellery industry.
Ancestral Artistry: A brief history of wax carving and lost wax casting
Wax carving is an essential skill for jewellery makers, allowing them to craft wax models that can be used to produce beautiful and intricately detailed jewellery pieces through the lost wax casting method. We take a brief look at the history of this ancient art.
Luminosity: Celebrating creative talent at BAJ
The British Academy of Jewellery is pleased to announce the launch of Luminosity, an exhibition displaying a broad spectrum of exciting creative talent from the BAJ community.