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Beginners – Fundamentals of Jewellery Manufacturing

30 Shirlow St
Marrickville NSW 2204
Studio Workshop

Saturdays, 1pm to 5pm Saturday 6 July to Saturday 20 July

‍We are thrilled to announce that our beginners Jewellery Manufacturing classes are now open to new recruits! An exciting opportunity to learn the Fundamentals of Jewellery Manufacturing with Sydney based jeweller Huon Lui.

Class outline

In this class, students will observe the tutor forming a ring from stock gauge metal (sterling silver) into a basic wedding band or similar. Students will have the chance to follow each stage and experience forming, forging, sawing, filing and polishing techniques.

Knowledge required

No perquisites required!

Tools and materials

All necessary tools, equipment and silver provided.

This workshop is limited to capacity, to ensure every student is given the required attention. It will be delivered over three sessions for 4 hours.

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‍Meet your tutor

Huon Lui is a dedicated jewellery maker here in the heart of Sydney.

He became an integral part of the Gaffa community in 2018 when he joined as Gallery and Workshop Assistant. His connection with Gaffa runs deep, dating back to a time when he was a student learning from studio workshops, later having his own studio, and frequently attending Gaffa's art gallery openings.

‍Now, having come full circle, Huon is giving back to the community that once embraced him so warmly. Operating from his Sydney-based studio, Huon meticulously crafts each piece by hand, infused with passion. Huon's bespoke service offers the creation of made-to-order objects and artworks, establishing a profound bond between the crafted pieces and their owners.


  • Saturday 6 July 2024 // 1pm – 5pm (4 hours)

  • ‍Saturday 13 July 2024 // 1pm – 5pm (4 hours)

  • Saturday 20 July 2024 // 1pm – 5pm (4 hours)

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