Presented by jewellery historian Vanessa Cron, this one-day masterclass explores the history of jewellery outside the realm of fine jewellery. Learn more about the ways in which jewellery has been represented in paintings and sculptures through the centuries. Discover how some of the greatest artists have designed and created jewellery pieces.
Participants will experience the current contemporary jewellery scene and the artist-designers who changed the jewellery world in the last 30 years through visits to design studios and handling sessions.
What you will learn
- The design methods and techniques used by jewellery designers
- The contemporary jewellery scene and the influential artist-designers
- The relationship between art, the artist and jewellery within a historical framework