All That Glitters

Birmingham School of Jewellery is the proud home of BBC TWO’s brand new talent search for the nation’s most talented jewellery maker. Filmed last summer at the 131-year-old site, the six-part series fronted by comedian Katherine Ryan will see eight of the UK’s best jewellery makers battle it out to impress expert judges Solange Azagury-Partridge and Shaun Leane.

All That Glitters

BBC Trailer

Get a first look at All That Glitters, filmed in the School of Jewellery’s beautiful exhibition space.

About the School of Jewellery

Our multi-award-winning building houses a wonderful complex of traditional style workshops, teaching and exhibition space. This extraordinary listed Venetian Gothic building is a fitting home for a stunning modern art school.

Episode Guide

Episode 1

Andrew Howard, lecturer from the School of Jewellery, discusses episode one of All That Glitters.

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Episode 2

This week’s episode showed us new techniques from drawing wire to casting metal into new shapes.

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Episode 3

Rebecca Skeels discusses episode three, which sees the jewellers work with alternative materials.

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Episode 4

This week's episode saw the jewellers work with diamonds, rubies, emeralds and more.

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Episode 5

Claire Price discusses episode five, which sees the jewellers work with diamonds and gemstones.

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Episode 6

Andrew Howard looks back at the final of BBC's All That Glitters as a winner is crowned.

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10 things you didn't know about the Jewellery Quarter

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School of Jewellery is home of new BBC series

Our School of Jewellery has been revealed as the location for BBC Two’s new primetime show ‘All That Glitters’.

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Where is All That Glitters filmed?

Located in the heart of Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter, the School has been a leader in the field since 1890.

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What You’d Normally Find in the All That Glitters Studio

The All That Glitters studio is normally a place for our jewellery students, staff and Artists in Residence to showcase their work.

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Our courses

Our Graduates

Rebecca and Craig Struthers

Luxury watchmakers

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Rebecca Share

Jewellery Manager

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Cheryl Owen


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Join us at our next Open Day

If you've been inspired by what you've seen, find out more about studying with us at our next Open Day.


All of the videos on this page have been audibly transcribed.

  • All That Glitter BBC Trailer

    [00:00:01] Let the digger see the gold! We're on the hunt for Britain's next big jewellery star.
    [00:00:06] So the gods be with me.
    [00:00:07] What would you be excited to see from the jewellers?
    [00:00:10] Sexiness.
    [00:00:10] That's you and me, both.
    [00:00:11] Judged by two of the biggest names in the business.
    [00:00:14] It's not merked and it's not polished. Looks a bit dull.
    [00:00:18] Keep going, don't give up.
    [00:00:19] Whilst I lend a helping hand.
    [00:00:21] Hi Kim.
    [00:00:22] Not now.
    [00:00:22] Death drop!
    [00:00:23] This is exactly what I've been waiting for.
    [00:00:26] Who will truly shine?
    [00:00:27] You do the choosing, I'll do the boozing. Responsibly.
    [00:00:32] All That Glitters. On BBC Two and iPlayer.