Silversmithing & Jewellery facilities in the Reid Building

Silversmithing and Jewellery

Silversmithing & Jewellery Workshops >

Reid Building fourth floor

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm

Nigel Munro


Equipment for a range of technical processes such as:

  • Hammer work
  • Forging
  • Precision casting
  • Etching
  • Spinning and other lathe work
  • Milling
  • Pressing and stamping
  • Chasing and repoussage
  • Enamelling
  • Stone-setting
  • Anodising
  • Chemical colouring
  • Plating and finishing
  • CAD design
  • Rendering applications
  • Laser welding.

There is the opportunity to work in various materials including hand-made paper, latex rubber, magnets, felt, plastics, photo-laminate film, woods, glass, concrete and stone as well as the more usual precious metals.

Access is prioritised for Silversmithing & Jewellery students. If access is required by other students a project proposal must be submitted and approved by their tutor and the S&J technical staff.