Tag Archives: jewellery

Current Obsession for art jewellery

Current Obsession is an exciting new art jewellery journal. It is in a large format and lavishly illustrated. The first copy has arrived in the Library and can be found in current journals. Contents include interviews with jewellers and designers, … Continue reading

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Jewellers! news, jobs, opportunities

The benchpeg blog and email newsletter is an excellent online resource for jewellery students and graduates. Subscribe to this UK-based community mailing list to hear about the latest jobs, courses, exhibition and other opportunities to kick-start your career.

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Growing Talent: jewellers and silversmiths nurtured by the Goldsmiths’ Company

11th March – 13th April 2013 Goldsmiths’ Hall, Foster Lane, London, City of London EC2V 6BN Just a short hop away from The CASS (25 bus!) this free exhibition showcases the work of  emerging jewellers and silversmiths. The hall itself … Continue reading

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Materials Clinic – last few places!

Commercial Road Library Tuesday 5th March & Tuesday 19th March 2013 Don’t delay! Book your place for an individual or group session with expert materials consultant Margaret Pope. Bring along your designs and get help to source innovative and exciting … Continue reading

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New book – Plastic Jewellery

500 Plastic Jewelry (sic) Designs, ed. Marthe Le Van et al. More copies of this popular book have been added to stock. A  global survey of the best work in resin, latex, rubber, epoxy, acrylic and other plastics. Beautifully illustrated, … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings

To all CASS students and academics. Best wishes for a good Christmas break and a happy and productive 2013 from all at Commercial Road Library. The Christmas illustration is from the Bridgeman Education image database. You can access this rich … Continue reading

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Sustainable Jewellery

Sustainable jewellery by Julia Manheim The Library’s print copies of this book have been in high demand recently. The ebook version of the publication is now available via the Library catalogue

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Bridgeman Education image database

Bridgeman Education is available free to all staff and students via the Library catalogue The images are copyright cleared for use in WebLearn and course work. In addition to the usual artist or title searches, images can also be browsed … Continue reading

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Unexpected pleasures: the art and design of contemporary jewellery

The catalogue from the forthcoming exhibition “Unexpected  Pleasures” at the Design Museum is available for loan from Commercial Road Library. This looks set to be a fascinating exhibition,; it is curated by jewellery designer and maker Dr. Susan Cohn. The … Continue reading

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UK Jewellers’ Collective

This is a useful forum where a friendly group of jewellers and fine metalworkers exchange advice online. Most of the posts are about technical problems and solutions. There is a gallery section and a link to a current precious metal … Continue reading

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