Thematic coursesFabricationOrnamental techniquesEnamelling

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SUITABLE FOR

Anyone interested in enamelling.

OBJECTIVES

  • Learn about the specificities of metal preparation for enamelling
  • Getting ready: equipment, products and tools
  • Master basic enamelling techniques and learn about complex traditional techniques.

COURSE SUMMARY

  • Six enamelling techniques are studied and participants will make 6 pieces, each using one technique :
  • Limoges enamel
  • Cloisonné with silver wire and silver plaque
  • Champlevé
  • Plique à jour
  • Painted enamel
  • Grisaille

These techniques include metal preparation (forming, cleaning…) and enamel preparation (grinding enamels, washing enamels, applying gold leaf and silver leaf, filing/grinding the piece, polishing, firing)

 

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TEACHING RESOURCES

  • Workshop equipped with kiln
  • Equipment, tools and materials provided by the school
  • Training provided by a highly skilled enamellist

TRAINING VALIDATION

  • At the end of the session, each participant will receive a certificate after a skills assessment