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Using Colour in Jewellery Design

Claire Pearcy

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9 Videos (28m)
    • Introduction 1080

    • What is Colour

    • The Colour Wheel

    • Basic Colour Theory 1080

    • Colour Schemes

    • Colours and Emotions

    • Planning your Project

    • Class Project

    • Video Tutorial


About This Class

Welcome to using colour in jewellery design. This class will start by looking at some important basics regarding using colour in design including the use of colour wheels, the names of common colour schemes and how using colour can affect how people feel. Then we can move on to creating a beautiful and unique bracelet using what you have learnt and your own creative flare.

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Loads of background information about colour.
Laura Whittington

Knitwear Designer, Crafter, Textile artist

Very informative, but would like to have seen examples of beadwork along the way to illustrate each point. Thank you.





I have been designing and making jewellery for over fifteen years and began selling my designs in 2004. I began on the path towards teaching others writing jewellery making tutorials for magazine including Bead Magazine, Creative Crafting and Making Jewellery. In 2010 I published my first jewellery making tutorial online via a site called Jewelry Lessons. Since then I have created over fifty tutorials and the majority of these are available through my Etsy shop and Kindle Store. I also have c...

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