This is a professional, long-term jewellery course (108 hours in 12 weeks) that provides the advanced knowledge of handcrafted jewellery using ancient goldsmith techniques. This is a one-to-one course, where each trainee is personally followed by the master-craftsman in order to acquire skills through the creation of a jewell, realized in silver and entirely by hand. Courses start every Monday (except during August), course materials are included. The programme includes, among others, the following sections:
Engraving with chiesels on pitch
Realization of advanced artisan handcrafted chains
Advanced artisan handcrafted clasp closures and hinges
Advanced tridimensional construction techniques
Assembly of different advanced elements
Application of filigree elements and bas-relief elements realized with chisel on pitch
Our master craftsman uses ancient and historical goldsmith techniques. Students are welcome into his wonderful, contemporary and new exhibition/work space, to learn the ancient skills of goldsmithery. This is a unique opportunity for students to experience these ancient jewellery techniques.
During the courses, students will have the opportunity to live and to learn this unique approach to jewellery. This is a one-to-one course, where the artisan works with one student at a time to completely focus on their individual development and learning; this course can be taught either in Italian or in English.
Starting dates 2019
The school will be closed on the following national holidays: Epiphany (06/01), Easter Monday, Italy Liberation Day (25/04), Workers' Day (01/05), Republic Day (02/06), Ferragosto (15/08), All Saints (01/11), Immaculate Conception (8/12), Christmas holidays and New Year.
General course conditions
What do our fees include?
Our price includes 108 lessons, course materials, booking managing and certificate of attendance.
Studiainitalia STAR Programme
Studiainitalia STAR Members will receive our emergency and assistance phone number. When you sign up for our STAR program you will also receive discounts for your next course in Italy.
Once you have chosen your course in Italy, please add it to your cart and go to the enrollment form. We will process your application as soon as we get your deposit (150€). Once your request has been approved, we will send you your booking confirmation and balance.
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