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Basic Jewellery Course

offered by supplier M14473 (read about supplier)

Key Information:
Class Size: 10 - 12 people
Destination: Italy  
Category: Art and craft workshop
Specialty: Metals, Precious stones  
Season: January - December
Courses Per Year: 11
Course Level: Beginner
Min Price: 960 Euro (EUR) per course
Max Price: 6100 Euro (EUR) per course

Constructing a jewel: the various components and their combinations, uniting the parts (soldering or mechanical jointing).
Modelling in hot and cold wax, in plasticine, hot and cold silicon casting and rudiments of casting: rings with different kinds of shank, preparation of collets for cabochon and faceted stones, earrings, pendants and necklaces with jointed clasp mechanisms, construction of hinged joints, tunnelled pins with two-pin clasps, bracelets with snap-clasps.
Finishing rendered pieces, honing, cleaning and polishing.
Various kinds of jewellery enhancing processes.
Practice in stone-setting, and engraving.

Faculty Information:
Finishing rendered pieces, honing, cleaning and polishing.
Various kinds of jewellery enhancing processes.
Practice in stone-setting, and engraving.

Other Activities:
The school is in the historical centre of Florence, its renaissance building is situated close to the Pitti Palace and the Ponte Vecchio.

This area is the traditional home of florentine artisans, its workshops and studios represent the beating of the city.

This enviroment along with Metallo Nobile's wide and spacious rooms, equipped with the most up to date facilities offers the students a particularly stimulating and creative atmosphere.

With the exception of those attending the monthly course, all students who have no knowledge of technical drawing, must attend 16 hours of technical drawing and design which is included in the price.

Facility Information:
Students can choose from a variety of possibilities: in single or double rooms in shared apartments with use of kitchen, or with half board.

In a shared apartment - in a single room, 4 weeks ˆ 420; half board daily from ˆ 30

In a shared apartment - in a double room, 4 weeks ˆ 290

Pick-up service from/to the airport ˆ 57 from/to the station ˆ 27.

Registration fee: for 1 month - ˆ 30.00; for 3 months - ˆ 50.00;
for 6 months - ˆ 80.00; for 1 year - ˆ 100.00;

About This Supplier
Location: Italy
Joined InfoHub: Jun 2006

In the historic centre of Florence, outside the itineraries of mass tourism, lie the neighbourhoods of Santo Spirito and San Frediano which preserve their original character and their traditional economic structure. Art and artisan workshops still operate in these areas producing objects and artifacts which are the...

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