This is the most popular of our precious metalworking courses, both among students who want to pursue goldsmithing as a profession and by those who are simply passionate about making jewelry. Students make a range of objects, from simple to more complex, in order to learn all of the most important goldsmith workshop techniques. The metal we use in our courses is sterling silver, (Ag 925), its special features makes it the ideal metal for learning. All objects, made to measure, will remain the property of the students who will thus have the opportunity to keep everything they create.
At the end of the course program a certificate of attendance will be issued.
precious metals, their characteristics and their alloys. Preparation of precious metal alloys, melting, rolling and wiredrawing; realization of jewelry and jewelry objects at the bench, relevant techniques (sawing, soldering with gas+air and usage of the micro-flame, use of flex shaft, milling, chasing, doming, tube making, clasp making, settings etc., ring and bracelet sizing ). Final polishing and quality control with 10X loupe.