Students' Report

Jul. 01, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Painting and Drawing , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Holly Sophia Julia CUNLIFFE | Course: Painting and Drawing
Painting and Drawing vol.4 (One-Year Course – Holly)

Week 4 Monday Today I had drawing first thing I decided to focus on drawing in new techniques to measure the perspectives of the face, I struggled with this as I'm used to just going straight into… [Read more]


Jul. 01, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Fashion Design , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Nina MOSTERT | Course: Fashion Design
Fashion Design vol.4 (One-Year Course – Nina)

Tuesday Class started at 9;30 am. I am still trying to discover my style. I am still trying to perfect my basic figure and to create a basic look that is true to my style. This will take some tim… [Read more]


Jun. 12, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Shoemaking , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Yuki SHIMOMURA | Course: Shoemaking
Shoemaking vol.4 (One-Year Course – Yuki)

週末 土曜日はハウスメイトのホリーと一緒にピサまで日帰り旅行に行きました。フィレンツェ からピサまでは、電車でおよそ1時間半で到着することができ、また電車の運賃も8ユーロほどで行くことができます。ピサの街はフィレンツェ よりも小さい街なので、久しぶりにのんびりと過ごすことができました。 ピサの斜塔はやっぱり傾いて見えます 4週目 月曜日は記念すべき日になりました。ついに私のシャネル… [Read more]


Jun. 12, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Glass Art , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Saki NAGAI | Course: Glass Art
Glass Art vol.4 (One-Year Course – Saki)

今回から新しい制作に入りました。鏡の次はランプです。用意された型を見て合いそうな色のガラスを選びます。ランプは板状の作品と違って同じデザインの面が何面もあります。ガラス板を選ぶとき使いたいガラス板が作品で使う板の量より多めに在庫があるものを選ぶと良いそうです。模様が入ったガラス板の場合一枚一枚で模様が異なるので選ぶ時は模様と在庫を確認しながら選んでいきます 選び終えたらカットに入って… [Read more]


Apr. 28, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Fashion Design , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Nina MOSTERT | Course: Fashion Design
Fashion Design vol.3 (One-Year Course – Nina)

Monday This past weekend I traveled to Cinque Terre. It was beautiful. I truly enjoyed the hikes and beautiful views. On Monday I did some research about Fashion figures. I am still trying to find… [Read more]


Apr. 28, 2020 | Posted in Furniture Making & Restoration, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Jioh KANG | Course: Furniture Making & Restoration
Furniture Making & Restoration vol.17 (One-Year Course – Jioh)

Once all the pieces of the chair have been completely cleaned off by hot water, use the bisturi to gently clean off the rest of excessive dirt. The piles of dust and molds have been collected over t… [Read more]


Mar. 06, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Painting and Drawing , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Holly Sophia Julia CUNLIFFE | Course: Painting and Drawing
Painting and Drawing vol.3 (One-Year Course – Holly)

Week 3 Monday 16th Had a drawing lesson, the lesson was based around improving the drawing skills from last Wednesday, with a different media focusing closely on symmetry and angles of the sculptu… [Read more]


Mar. 06, 2020 | Posted in Bag Design, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Arpagorn DARINTAPONG | Course: Bag Making & Leather Arts
Bag Design vol.3 (One-Year Course – Arpagorn)

Week 3 : Bag design course Tues 17.09.2019 Today I have proceeded my bag sketches. I tried to develop my bag shapes to asymmetric style which I had never done before. Prof. Veronica also encourage… [Read more]


Mar. 06, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Fashion Design , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Delgermaa DEMBEREL | Course: Fashion Design
Fashion Design vol.3 (One-year 2019 – delgermaa)

This is my third week in Riaci, everything is great I am starting to work on the illustrator. But, unfortunately I could not download it onto my computer so I used school’s computer to work on. I de… [Read more]


Mar. 06, 2020 | Posted in Furniture Making & Restoration, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Jioh KANG | Course: Furniture Making & Restoration
Furniture Making & Restoration vol.16 (One-Year Course – Jioh)

Condition check my second restoration piece. In Renato’s atelier, along the ceiling there are dozens of old chairs stacked up together and lived through years of stories which have been collected on… [Read more]


Feb. 23, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Design, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Xiao Wangyue | Course: Jewelry Design
Jewelry Design vol.21 (One-Year Course – Xiao)

1-3 和老师一起欣赏了一些早期杂志上的拍卖珠宝。选择了一个彩色钻石花型胸针,进行从照片到手绘的临摹练习。 I enjoyed some auction jewellery in the early magazines with the teacher. I chose a colorful diamond flower brooch to carry out the practice fr… [Read more]


Feb. 22, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Ceramics , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Taeko MATSUMOTO | Course: Ceramics
Ceramics vol.4 (Summer Intensive Course – Taeko)

カステッロ邸とペトライアの別荘へ。 工房の近くにあるメディチ家の邸宅と別荘見学へ。『動物のグロッタ』に入りたくてツアーに参加したら、一年に2回しかない噴水のテストの日だったらしく、水の流れる当時のグロッタを見ることができた。しかも見学者は私ともう1人だけ。贅沢な時間。 カステッロ邸のついでにペトライアの別荘にも行った。ツアーに参加すると中に入れてもらえる。ドアを… [Read more]


Feb. 22, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Design, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Xiao Wangyue | Course: Jewelry Design
Jewelry Design vol.20 (One-Year Course – Xiao)

1-2 和老师一起阅读一些时尚杂志。学习如何做情绪板,并将之运用到时尚珠宝设计之中。学习如何如何进行拓展设计。 Read some fashion magazines with the teacher. Learn how to make mood boards and apply them to fashion jewelry design. Learn how to expand des… [Read more]


Feb. 19, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Design, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Xiao Wangyue | Course: Jewelry Design
Jewelry Design vol.19 (One-Year Course – Xiao)

1-4 老师介绍了一个简约设计著称的珠宝品牌,对照它的品牌产品册,进行临摹练习。尤其注意珠宝素描的高光阴影表现。 The teacher introduced me a jewellery brand known for its minimalist design. Do some copying practice against its brand booklet. Pay particu… [Read more]


Feb. 19, 2020 | Posted in Furniture Making & Restoration, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Jioh KANG | Course: Furniture Making & Restoration
Furniture Making & Restoration vol.15 (One-Year Course – Jioh)

Use bisturi to scratch the surface to remove the unwanted paint splashes. While scratching, the previous tint/paint/varnish might peel off as well and be careful to not damage by removing too much. … [Read more]


Feb. 19, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Making, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Mariko KATO | Course: Jewelry Making
Jewelry Making vol.7 (Summer Intensive Course – Mariko)

9月に入ると急に涼しくなり、秋の気配が漂うフィレンツェはとても過ごしやすいです。今週からまた新しい作品に取り掛かります。 モザイク風の細かく砕いた石を使ったピアスと、同時進行で厚みのあるリングを制作していきます。 ピアスはまた自分で作りたいデザインを考え、それに合った鉱石を買いに行きました。コーラルのオレンジ色とアズライトのブルーのコントラストはフィレンツェの夕暮れ時の空の色合いから着想を… [Read more]


Feb. 05, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Making, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Laverene CHUA SIOW WOON | Course: Jewelry Making
Jewelry Making vol.4 (Summer Intensive Course – Laverene)

This is my last week in school, and the summer course is coming to an end for me. It is hard to part with awesome mentors and classmates! Love La Ménagère as they have the really great breakfas… [Read more]


Feb. 04, 2020 | Posted in Furniture Making & Restoration, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Jioh KANG | Course: Furniture Making & Restoration
Furniture Making & Restoration vol.14 (One-Year Course – Jioh)

Overall and detailed inspection of the bench condition. Church bench which Renato has found and has been kept in the studio. Covered with dust and layers of paint splashes covered with wood tints. … [Read more]


Feb. 04, 2020 | Posted in Blog, Painting and Drawing , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Kristin FIORVANTI | Course: Painting and Drawing
Painting and Drawing vol.19 (One-Year Course – Kristin)

Trying Things & Letting Them Go Despite the anticipation of a flight back home in just a few days, this week felt just like the rest: a wrapping up of what was started, a full-circle. We have learn… [Read more]


Feb. 04, 2020 | Posted in Jewelry Design, Blog , | Tags: , | Language:
Reporter: Xiao Wangyue | Course: Jewelry Design
Jewelry Design vol.18 (One-Year Course – Xiao)

1-4 水城威尼斯初印象。圣马可波罗广场看日落,叹息桥前看来来往往纪念拍照的游客。 Water City Venice first impression. Watching the sunset at San Marco Polo Square, stand in front of Bridge of Sighs,watching tourists come and go. 1 … [Read more]