INFORMATION CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) : ÉCOLE FERMÉE

Au regard de la crise sanitaire en cours et conformément aux mesures gouvernementales, la Haute École de Joaillerie est fermée jusqu'à nouvel ordre. Nous vous tiendrons informé de la date de réouverture de l'école dès que possible. D'ici là tous nos évènements prévus pour le mois de mars sont annulés. Nous espérons vous retrouver bientôt !

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Preparing for the competitive examination

Whether they are aiming for a Bachelor’s degree in Jewellery Design or a Higher Jeweller’s Certificate, the intensive course prepares students for the hands-on tests of the entrance examination to Haute École de Joaillerie.

Applicants are introduced to a jeweller’s working environment in the School’s workshops and learn about the key techniques in graphic representation and jewellery-making. This course is intended for applicants planning to take the entrance examination to Haute École de Joaillerie. There are no pre-requisites.

Curriculum

35 hours of training over 5 days during the Easter school holidays of the Paris-Versailles School District.

2018 training session dates

From 16-20 April 2018

Drawing and colouring: 1 DAY – 7 hours

Geometric outlining

  • Use of tools: rule, compass, mechanical pencil
  • Drawing construction rules
  • Angles, right angles, circle division

Drawing by sight

  • Transferring and proportions
  • Composition rules
  • Perspective outlining

Enhancing

  • Using tools: brushes, gouache
  • Graphic creation methods
  • Flat tints
  • Simple volumes
  • Chromatic circle

Technical volume: 1.5 DAYS – 10:30 AM

  • Use of tools: spatula, cutter
  • Reading and understanding a volumetric drawing
  • Understanding volume construction techniques