Outstanding opportunity to learn more about sustainable practice and ethical material sourcing.
"These courses are designed and run by two leading proponents of ethical jewellery, Greg Valerio MBE & Ute Decker, and is about sustainability and ethical awareness. It is aimed at those involved in designing, making, selling, learning or teaching jewellery.
The courses will explain the ethical issues in jewellery making and the significance of Fairtrade and Fairmined gold. You will learn about different approaches to ethical jewellery making as well as ethical sourcing options for metals including Fairtrade / Fairmined gold, coloured gemstones and diamonds. You will learn about alternative environmentally-friendly studio practices and chemicals."