Further Reading and References – New Business Opportunities for Jewellery CAD Designers

This page was created to support both a recent article in Jewellery Focus of the same title, as well as a similarly themed presentation given both at the Handmade By Machines Symposium in Glasgow and International Jewellery London (IJL). Below you’ll find a link to a written transcript of the lecture as well as some further reading links supporting the presentation:

Websites Referenced In the Article and Lecture

E-lancing sites

Online 3D Model Communitiescadfolio video screenshot

Online CAD Jewellery Design CompetitionsGem Prive - Goddess CAD jewellery design competition

Virtual Jewellery Catalogues

The New Plastic Jewellers

Stubbs ConfigureRing App


Further Reading (including sources cited during the lecture)

Changes to the market in jewellery

Changes to demographics for the future

London manufacturing exports grew by 15% between 2011-2014

Autodesk says home 3D printing is overhyped

Live Lecture Transcript

CADJewellerySkills Lecture Transcript – New Business Opportunities for Jewellery CAD Designers