Stonesetting Techniques: Tips of the Trade

1-Day Private Tuition Course

All tutors work as professional jewellers or are jewellery trade specialists who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.


Course Description

Course Description

Stonesetting Techniques

Course content is guided entirely by your own work and training needs.


The tudor's time is entirely your own for the duration of the course and you can obtain many invaluable and time saving tips of the trade.

Course content may include areas such as;

  • Advice on your troublesome setting issues

  • Learning several new stonesetting styles

After booking your tutor will contact you to discuss your preferred course content.


Tailor the course to suit your needs by bringing along sample jewellery rings/mounts and stones that you would like to learn how to set or gain practical advice about setting.

Stonesetting Tips of the Trade | 1-day private tuition course

A very useful course of practical tuition for makers with step-by step instruction from the tutors who are all highly experienced stonesetting practitioners.


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Additional Course Information

What is the course date?

The course date is arranged on a date to suit you, so that you can undertake a course at your convenience.


When you book you will be offered a selection of course dates to choose from or you can ask about particular dates or days of the week preference.

All dates / times of course sessions are subject to tutor availability.

Start time are generally 10am GMT London Time but this can be adjusted slightly to suit.

About Materials

Precious Metals or stones cannot be included in the course fee.


This is because Bespoke Courses are tailored to suit  individual makers needs.


Therefore you bring your own sample jewellery and stones for practice setting.


You can ask to purchase a Stonesetting Kit. Comprising of 4x silver castings and/or stones.

We add this cost to your invoice.

About the Course Fee

A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor, because, it’s their expertise that you pay for.

Where there is a selection of tutors,  course, fee's may vary due to individual tutor requirements for teaching.


In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee.


Course fee payment is required in advanced by BACS Bank Transfer invoice or IBAN for international students.

Vat/Tax is not applicable


Make a Course Enquiry


  • Advise your details on the form provided.

  • At this stage this is just an enquiry with no obligation to book. We understand you may need more information.

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Booking Information

Birmingham Jewellery Quarter, UK

Nigel Y 

Professional Stonesetter & Goldsmith

Course Fee: £325 Vat n/a

Essex UK

John D

Professional Stonesetter

Course Fee: £350 Vat n/a

Hampshire, UK

Tom W


Course Fee: Available upon request

Newcastle UK

Matt M


Course Fee: £320 Vat n/a

Nottinghamshire, UK

Harry F

Goldsmith & Microsetter

Course Fee: Available upon request

Surrey, UK

Stephen B


Course Fee: Available upon request

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Payment Terms

Payment is required in advance and payments are handled safely and securely by BACS Bank Transfer invoicing (IBAN for International students.


Some courses are available to pay in instalments, whereby a non-refundable deposit is required to book your course date. Please ask for details if this is of interest to you.


Booking Terms

  • Once you have booked a cancellation fee of £75*  will be deducted from your refund if you cancel your course up to and including 14 days prior to the start of the course once your payment has been received.


  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the course date are not eligible for a refund, however you may re-arrange your course for one other date if you wish. 


  • Should we need to cancel your course due to unforeseen circumstances we will refund your course fee in full.

* Amount is variable depending on the duration and type of the course.  When you enquire, out quote reply will provide the actual cancellation amount applicable. £80 applies only to a standard one day course.