For people without any previous knowledge of jewellery, intermediate and professionals. Groups of maximum 10 people.
Civilization and perhaps humanity itself was born of fire, and it, of the rubbing of two pieces of wood. Lighting the fire symbolizes the creation par excellence.
The name “Sacador de Fuego” refers to a person that takes the pieces out of the fire. The Sacador de Fuego is a person who produces, develops and ends a jewel. It is a modeler, smelter, stone setter and goldsmith. He has a broad knowledge of the basic and related manufacturing jewelry techniques.
The course is an ongoing program, in which you will develop and produce different types of exercises. This course is recommended to gain a very comprehensive learning program where you can get a good technical foundation for the development of the art of jewelry. It is a fully customized course, you will be working in a common space, shared with other students and the teacher will guide your development individually.
To Learn the basic techniques of jewelry making and becoming initiated in techniques such as Microfusion, Wax Modeling, Silversmithing, Constructing Tools, Forging, Anticlastic, Chasing and Repousse , Engraving, Mokume Gane, Mokujama, Kum Boo, Technical Textiles in Metal.
Knowledge of the tools and their use, casting techniques, rolling techniques, cutting techniques, soldering techniques, construction of volumes with precision, surface finishing techniques, making joints, rivets and fasteners, development of a hollow ring, lace and invisible soldering, engraving, stone setting and the plan of a collection.
Jaime Díaz & Dörte Seeger
10 meses- 3 modules a total of 42 weeks
Module 1: 14 weeks – from the 18th of september to the 21st of december
Module 2: 11 weeks- from the 08th of january to the 22nd of march
Module 3: 17 weeks- from the 03rd of april to the 27th of july
2 classes per week of 3 hours each (252 hours)
9 hours of free practice a week (378 hours )
Group 1: Monday and Wednesday 9:15h a 12:15h
Grupo 1A: Tuesday and Thursday 9:15h a 12:15h
Grupo 2: Monday and Wednesday 12:30 h a 15.30 h Grupo 2A: Tuesday and Thursday 12:30 h a 15.30 h
Grupo 3 : Monday and Tuesday de 18:15h a 21:15 h
Consult prices per trimester
How to pay :
Inscription 30% – 885€ before the 1st of september
1st payment at the beginning of module 1- 685€
2nd payment at the beginning of module 2- 685€
3rd payment at the beginning of module 3- 685€
Course starts 18th of September 2017 – Course ends 27th of July 2018