Short course – Intermediate Matrix CAD Intensive

Intermediate Matrix CAD Intensive

This is truly a CAD technician’s course for working professional jewellers! Using Gemvision Matrix, this course is designed to turn those with basic drawing and jewellery bench skills into professional quality jewellery CAD technicians. A progression from the BAJ Beginner Matrix CAD Intensive course.

Topics covered to include:

  • Review of Solid modelling techniques in Matrix
  • Design Research and Development Process, Including Planning and Legal Standards
  • Learning surface editing, including Inlay, Filigree, and surface sculpting tools
  • Learning T-Splines organic modelling plug-in
  • Advanced rendering techniques with Matrix


Who should take this course?

  • Working professionals or students who have already completed the Beginner Matrix CAD course or have equivalent experience in either Rhino CAD or Matrix
  • Industry professionals and working jewellers wishing to fill gaps in knowledge.
  • University graduates wishing to continue and refine their studies in CAD for jewellery design. 


LevelIntermediate (with proven experience of jewellery manufacturing, design and some CAD)

Entry requirements:

  • Minimum level of knowledge in using a PC including the ability to easily create and manage multiple folders in Windows, send an e-mail with an attachment and be able to Copy and Paste text in Microsoft Word.
  • Completion of the BAJ Level 4 Jewellery Manufacturing Diploma, or proof of equivalent or better knowledge of design drawing, jewellery manufacturing, and wax carving.
  • Completion of the BAJ Beginner Matrix course, or proof of equivalent or better knowledge in the subject.


Course Length: Mon – Tues 19th and 25th June, 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th July
Course Fee: £1200 

Successful completion of this course earns the student a British Academy of Jewellery Official Certificate of Completion.

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