PEARL BASICS WITH TANJA SADOW

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How much do you know about your pearl jewellery?

Join Tanja Sadow in this introductory course on pearls as she gives her insights about this treasure from the sea and learn tips and tricks to spot imitations.

This high-quality e-learning programme is provided to enthusiasts, industry members and collectors as part of Tanja and JDMIS’ effort to build awareness and understanding of the unusual and scintillating world of pearls… please enjoy!

What you will learn

Characteristics of Different Types of Pearls

Explore the different types of pearls available in the market. Learn about their origins and different properties.

Different Methods of Cultivating Pearls

Understand the different ways that pearls are formed, either naturally or artificially by cultivation

Tips To Identify Imitations

Learn what are imitation pearls and tips to test the authenticity before making purchases

Tanja Manuela Sadow from JDMIS

Instructor Profile

Tanja is an award winning jewellery designer with more than 3 decades of experience educating the jewellery industry across 4 continents. Dean and founder of JDMIS, Tanja works with aspiring artisans as well as top jewellery brand team members to help them achieve brilliance in their careers.

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GEM BASICS WITH TANJA SADOW

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How much do you know about your gems and Jewellery?

Join Tanja Sadow for a fascinating introduction to gemstone classification and value!
This short, high-quality e-learning programme is provided to enthusiasts, industry members and collectors as part of Tanja and JDMIS’ effort to build awareness and understanding of the unusual and scintillating world of gems and jewellery… Please enjoy!

What you will learn

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The 4Cs of gems

Learn how the 4Cs: colour, cut, clarity and carat weight affect the values of different gems in the market.

Facts about diamonds

Colourless diamonds are perhaps the most popular gemstone – learn how the 4Cs apply specifically to this unique gem.

Coloured Gemstones

Appreciating Coloured Gems

Learn how coloured gems are classified and how to best appreciate their rare properties.

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Tanja Manuela Sadow from JDMIS

Instructor Profile

Tanja is an award winning jewellery designer with more than 3 decades of experience educating the jewellery industry across 4 continents. Dean and founder of JDMIS, Tanja works with aspiring artisans as well as top jewellery brand team members to help them achieve brilliance in their careers.

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CLASSICAL DESIGN 1 MODULE 4

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  • This course is part of the Creative Jewellery Design Foundation Series and requires prior completion of Classical Design 1 Module 3.
  • Learners are recommended to complete all 5 courses in the series to obtain JDMIS’s Professional Certificate (JD100)
  • This course can be purchased as a standalone or with the full online course
  • Learners may be able to opt in for the Remote Live Learning option at any time to have real-time access to instructors for customized assignments and feedback

CLASSICAL DESIGN 1 MODULE 2

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Major Forms are the essential building blocks of realistic drawing. Use major forms to simplify complex designs into components, making it easier for you to translate creative ideas into stunning drawings.

CLASSICAL DESIGN 1 MODULE 1

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Take the first step as a jewellery designer by learning about jewellery terms, a designer’s tools, and basic drawing techniques and methods of creative idea generation.

Fun, Creative and Beginner-friendly!

 

The tools and materials used in this course can be easily purchased by yourself. Alternatively, you may click here to buy the complete toolkit set directly from us. 

Next Steps

Click here to learn more about Module 2 – Major forms

or click here to unlock the entire Classical Design 1 course