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Elda Arcetti

Nationality: Italy
Course: Jewelry Design
Program: Art Short Course
Period: Sept. 5, 2016- Sept. 16, 2016

Il mio nome è Elda Arcetti, sono Ingegnere Civile, sempre mi sono dedicata a diversi Hobbies artigianali. Qualche anno fa ho cominciato ad studiare Oreficeria e da questo momento ho scoperto la mia vera passione.
Ho realizzato diversi corsi di Oreficeria a Caracas, Venezuela, ma Io cercavo un’Accademia per poter sviluppare studi più avanzati su Disegno di Gioielli e Incisione.
Ho cominciato a studiare un Programma di Gioielleria, de Disegno di Gioielli e Incisione all'Accademia Riaci a Firenze, Italia. Sto ricevendo lezioni di diversi professori che sono artigiani altamente qualificati, i quali manifestano una grande passione per l’arte della Oreficeria. La esperienza che sto vivendo, mi aiuterà a migliorare le mie tecniche e poter applicarle nel mio studio.

My name is Elda Arcetti, I am civil engineer and alway I had many and differets craft hobbies. Some years I started to studie Jewelry Making and form this moment, I discovered my real passion.
I have done many different courses of Jewelry Making in Caracas, Venezuela. I was looking for an academy to develop more advanced studies of Design and Etching.
I already started a Jewelry Making program, design of jewelry and etching at the Accademia di Riaci in Florece, Italy. I am taking classes with different teachers who are highly skilled craftsmen. They have shown to me a great passion for the art of the goldsmith. The experience I am living will help me improve techniques and apply them in my own workshop.

これまでにカラカスとベネズエラでジュエリー制作を学んできました。今回、ジュエリーデザインとエッチングの学びを深める学校を探してここに辿り着きました。 アカデミアリアチでジュエリー制作とジュエリーデザイン、そしてエッチングのレッスンを、それぞれ高い技術をお持ちの先生方から教わっています。みなさん、金細工技術への熱い情熱をお持ちです。ここでの経験を通して技術を高め、自分の教室で活かしたいと思います。

Sep. 22, 2016 | Posted in Jewelry, Top Stories , | Tags:, | Language:
Reporter: Elda Arcetti | Course: Jewelry

Jewelry Design 1-Art short Course 2016

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Close Up dei mie lavori in sviluppo: Disegno di Gioielli. Esercizi di disegno sulle proporzioni ed ombre

Close Up of my art work in-progress: Jewely Design I have developed three design exercises to work on shadows and proportion.


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Close Up del mio primo esercizio di incisione. Iniziazione con la tecnica dell’incisione ed utilizzo degli attrezzi.

Close Up of my first exercises of etching. Initiation with the technique and use of tools.


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Lesione di costruzione di gioielli con l’ insegnante Daniele. Lavoro sulle tecniche di saldatura.

Lesson of Jewelry Making with my teacher Daniele and my classmate. We were working on the welding technique.


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Lesione d’ Incisione.

Lesson of Etching. My Instructor was teaching me on assignments of etching.


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Lesione di Disegno di Gioielli con la maestra Monica. Lavoro sulle proporzioni e le ombre.

Lesson of Jewelry Design with the teacher Monica. We have been working in the proportions of the Jewelry and shadows.


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Vivendo Firenze.
Vista Panoramica di Firenze dalla Piazza Michelangelo. Questa piazza rappresenta il più famoso punto di osservazione del panorama cittadino.

Living in Florence.
Panoramic view of Florence from the Michelangelo Square. This square represents the most famous point of view of the city.


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Abbazia di San Miniato al Monte e la Chiesa di San Salvatore al Monte del 1417

Abbey of San Miniato al Monte and the Church of San Salvatore al Monte from 1417.


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Visite d’Arte in città con la Accademia di Riaci

Art Visit with the Accademia di Riaci


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Palazzo Medici – Visita d’Arte

Medici Palace – Art Visit


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Piazza della Signoria – Visita d’Arte

Signoria Square – Art Visit


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