COURSES

INTENSIVE

These courses are led by teachers at the school, They are open to everyone, offer the opportunity to acquire professional-level technical competences in a short period of time, and are particularly suitable for people who are already working or studying and so cannot commit to long-lasting courses.

JEWELLERY DESIGN

Contents
The intensive design course includes lessons teaching geometric drawing for representation of the most frequent types of jewellery, and also lessons in rendering and colouring the surfaces of materials. The final objective of the course is the production of a concept and a set.

Course code DI.I
Start and finish 11 July – 29 July 2022
Total hours 90
Deadline for enrolment 30 June 2022
Total fees Euro 1.800

STONE SETTING

Contents
Prong (claw) settings of varied shapes and dimensions. Wire, square, shared prongs. Bezel mount settings of various shapes with round, square, marquise, octagonal stones etc. Channel settings with “suspended” round stones. Flush setting with various applications, including simil pavé. Setting on single stones: alone or bead setting.

Course code IN.I
Start and finish 4 July – 29 July 2022
Total hours 120
Deadline for enrolment 30 June 2022
Total fees Euro 2.500

ENAMELS

Contents
Fired enamels workshop. Champlevé. Cloisonné. Painted enamel. Preparation of the objects to be enamelled. Preparation and cleaning of the enamels. Positioning the enamel. Firing. Finishing off the objects.

Course code SMA.I
Start and finish 15-16, 22-23 July 2022
Total hours 25
Deadline for enrolment 30 June 2022
Total fees Euro 500

ENGRAVING ON JEWELLERY

Contents
The tools: the gravers, clamps and wax. Fixing the objects for engraving. Various base glazes for surfaces to be engraved, glazes and granites. Engraving on leaf, modelling veinings in “Florentine style. Glazing on rings, bracelets, decorated engraving.

Course code ENAV.I
Start and finish 11 July – 29 July 2022
Total hours 75
Deadline for enrolment 30 June 2022
Total fees Euro 1.600

FLORENTINE MOSAIC WORK

Contents
Historical-Artistic introduction; Stone materials Overview of the various materials used in mosaics and other contexts; Preparatory Sketch; Techniques of engraving, cutting and mounting; Practical exercises; Finishing techniques

Course code MOS.I
Start and finish 12 September – 16 September 2022
Total hours 20
Deadline for enrolment 31 August 2022
Total fees Euro 870

ENGRAVING ON PLATE

Contents
Exercises in engraving on plates of non-precious metal. Lines, circles, waves, “tremble” technique. Complex designs, use of chiaroscuro. Specific engravings: decorated, bordure, Florentine decoration, figurative, landscape, silky, satinized, granite.

Course code EN.I
Start and finish 5 September – 30 September 2022
Total hours 100
Deadline for enrolment 31 August 2022
Total fees Euro 2.000

CAD ONLINE

Contents
Rhino fundamentals. Graphic area, interface. Tool bar. Status bar. The mouse. Snaps to object. 3D creation of curves, circles, ellipses, polygons, surfaces and solids. Object editing. Construction of a ring with simple shapes. 3D design of models of rings, pendants and earrings, fretwork, emptying. Setting the measurement unit and dimensioning. Blending and smoothing techniques. Background bitmaps. Modelling with solids. Producing a 2D design from 3D. Importing and exporting models.

Course code CAD.I
Start and finish 19 September – 30 September 2022
Total hours 25
Deadline for enrolment 31 August 2022
Total fees Euro 500

PRECISION (INVESTMENT) CASTING

Contents
Description of the process of precision casting, of the tools and equipment. Production and cutting of moulds in vulcanized rubber. Production and cutting of moulds in cold silicone. Production of wax models by injection. Wax models from 3D printers. Construction of the wax shaft and creation of the refractory. Firing of the cylinders, pouring of the molten metal, chalking of the refractory and shaft cleaning treatments.

Course code MIC.I
Start and finish 19 September – 23 September 2022
Total hours 20
Deadline for enrolment 31 August 2022
Total fees Euro 500

COURSES

FLASH

These are very short courses lasting 1-5days. They are led by LAO teachers, technicians and assistants, the contents are by their very nature technical/practical and include demonstration by the instructor and exercises by the students.

CAD

RENDERING WITH KEYSHOT NXT

Course code CAD.NXT
Course teacher Jasmina Carbone
Start and finish 09/05/2022 or 06/06/2022
Total hours 4 hours – 1 day
Deadline for enrolment 30/04/2022 – 01/06/2022
Total fees Euro 100

INTRODUCTION TO RHINO

Contents
Introduction to Rhinoceros for goldsmithery. Introduction to Rhinoceros for goldsmithery. Creation of rings and pendants with non-complex forms, using the following commands: creation of curves and modifying them, move, rotate, scale, copy, cut, split, offset, points of control…

Course code CAD.1
Course teacher Jasmina Carbone
Evening course 28-29/05/2022 – 04-05/06/2022
Total hours 10 hours – 5 days
Deadline for enrolment 23/05/2022 – 30/05/2022
Total fees Euro 200

JEWELLERY WITH RHINO

Contents
Creation of simple jewellery - pierced ,engraved or with aesthetic motifs using the commands of the rectangular, polar, along a curve series, UV, bend, Boolean…

Course code CAD.2
Course teacher Jasmina Carbone
Evening course 16-20/05/2022 – 13-17/06/2022
Total hours 10 hours – 5 days
Deadline for enrolment 06/05/2022 – 10/06/2022
Total fees Euro 200

INTRODUCTION TO RHINO

Contents
Introduction to Rhinoceros for goldsmithery. Creation of rings and pendants with non-complex forms, using the following commands: creation of curves and modifying them, move, rotate, scale, copy, cut, split, offset, points of control…

Course code CAD.3
Course teacher Jasmina Carbone
Start and finish 09/05/2022 or 06/06/2021
Total hours 10 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 23/05/2022 – 30/05/2022
Total fees Euro 200

JEWELLERY DESIGN

RENDERING OF THE SURFACES

Course code RE.1
Course teacher Sofia Garuti
Start and finish 8/9 September 2022
Total hours 12 ore – 2 giorni
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 400

RENDERING OF FACETED STONES

Course code RE.2
Course teacher Sofia Garuti
Start and finish 15/16 September 2022
Total hours 12 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 400

STONE MOUNTING

PRONGS

Course code INPR1.F
Course teacher Francesco Pinzauti
Start and finish 19/20 September 2022
Total hours 12 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 300

MOUNTINGS

Course code INBS.F
Course teacher Francesco Pinzauti
Start and finish 21/22 September 2022
Total hours 12 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 300

CONCAVE

Course code INSG.F
Course teacher Francesco Pinzauti
Start and finish 23 September 2021
Total hours 8 ore – 2 giorni
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 200

CHANNEL

Course code INBI.F
Course teacher Francesco Pinzauti
Start and finish 26/27 September 2022
Total hours 8 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 200

UNPRONGED/UNCLAWED

Course code INSGR.F
Course teacher Francesco Pinzauti
Start and finish 28/29 September 2022
Total hours 8 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 31/08/2022
Total fees Euro 200

ENGRAVING ON PLATE

SEGNATURA

Course code EN.1
Course teacher Victoria Efremova
Start and finish 11-12 July 2022
Total hours 12 hours – 2 days
Deadline for enrolment 30/06/2022
Total fees Euro 400

SEMINARS

The seminars are entrusted to teachers and invited artists, and are an opportunity to interact with important names in the world of jewellery, who offer their points of view and suggest research pathways which become additional tools for reflection and professional development.
FLORENCE JEWELLERY WEEK
Ogni anno l'approccio artistico al complesso tema del gioiello viene esplorato attraverso un concetto specifico e con la selezione di artisti della scena internazionale.
28 APRILE - 2 MAGGIO