Teacher: Giovanna Canu
Dates: 11 to 13 May 2018
Cost: 400 euro + 22% VAT
Max number of students: 6
Participants will become knowledgeable on the basic techniques used in wire textile jewellery. Weaving, crochet, hairpin lace, spool knitting. Each participant will end-up the course with the production of a piece of jewellery choosing one of the above-mentioned techniques.
Analysis of the different textile techniques that are used in jewellery.
Presentation of the most important Artists that have used / are using these textile techniques, materials and tools.
Practice: weaving, crochet, hairpin lace, tubular knitting.
Annealed silver wire (925) (0,30mm-0,40mm-0,50mm)
Annealed pure copper wire (0,25 mm)
Frame for hairpin lace
Tools and non-precious materials as well as handouts on the course are supplied by the school