Jewellery Design – DI.I

Date: 6 – 24 July 2020 / 90 hours / Fees: 1.600,00 euro / Deadline for booking: 31 May

The course includes lessons aimed at learning geometric drawing for representing all the most common kinds of jewellery, as well as lessons on rendering and colouring the surfaces and the materials.
The final goal of the course is to create a jewellery concept and setting.

Content

Rendering

  • Shading, basic shapes
  • Complex shapes
  • Chiaroscuro design
  • Surfaces
  • Cabochon
  • Faceted stones
  • Pavé
  • White/yellow gold
  • Machined surfaces
  • Colour tests, research
  • Colouring of final projects

Technical drawing

  • Introduction to the theory of geometric design and the drawing tools
  • Orthogonal and axonometric projections of boxed items
  • Orthogonal and axonometric projections of curved items
  • Orthogonal and axonometric projections of cambered rings
  • Orthogonal and axonometric projections of wedding rings

Design

  • Theoretical design
  • Wearability of jewellery
  • Setting examples