8 Jewelry Repair

A necessary course for professionals in the field, but also for students recently introduced to the occupation who are seeking a professional outlet. In fact, jewelry repair is one of the most demanded skills of the market. Only 4 students admitted/course.
This course explores the techniques most frequently used when repairing or adjusting a piece of jewelry. This is the reason why part of the course is dedicated to repairing jewelry pieces from actual clients.

PLEASE NOTE:
this course is only available to students who have completed the hobby goldsmithing course or have equivalent experience.
Expect about 50 € of expenses for personal tools and materials.


Period: October to February. Frequency: biweekly
Days: Wednesday and Friday Hours: 19.00 to 21.30
Duration: 75 hours Cost: € 1.460 (or 2 installments of € 730)
Reservation: a deposit of € 200 is required to reserve a space, not refundable in case of cancellation
Attention: only available at the School in Via Savona

Program

Theory introduction, fire resistant stones, analysis of old soldering joints, price quotes, fabrication of band ring with bezel, adjusting a flared shank ring, with a bezel and a set stone. How to repair a fine chain and alter a 40 cm chain into two bracelets with chain ends and clasps. Alter a pair of earrings with posts into clips. How to alter an earring into a ring shank, how to loosen pearls, remove stones and repair hollow tubing.

Jewelry Repair