Week 26: 22 June 2019 – 28 June 2019
Week 27: 29 june 2019 – 05 July 2019
Price: DKK 4800 with double room incl. Food and Accommodation
Status week 26: 4 seats available
Status week 27: 2seats available
Solder, cut and file with Peter Eskildsen
Come join us when a goldsmith, Peter Eksildsen, will share some of his skills on the summer jewellery course at Vrå Folk High School.
You can learn and improve on the following techniques:
In this course, no matter whether you are a beginner or experienced, you will create unique things that you can take home with you from the Folk High School as a lasting reminder.
The course will be a combination of joint presentation and personal guidance.
- Professional support
- New inspiration
- Interaction with
- like-minded people
- Opportunity to try new work tools
- Opportunity to practice new methods, techniques and instruments.
In the classes, traditional goldsmith work tools will be used. If you have a gemstone, metals, material or work tools at home that you would like to use, you are welcome to bring them with.
You can buy all the materials you need at the course in the Folk High School. Be aware that materials are not included in the price.
The teacher, Peter Eskildsen, has hosted many successful summer courses at Vrå Folk High School, and they are very popular. You should therefore be quick to apply in order to gain a place in the course. Otherwise, you are of course welcome to be added onto the waiting list.
Much more than jewellery
When you sign up for a jewellery course at VråFolk High School, you also sign up for a week with lots of social community, fun and good food.
During a summer course in Vrå you will meet many different people, including those attend a course with – and it can lead to many nice hours of interaction.
Every day we start with a common breakfast and morning assemblies for all courses – just as we have lunch and dinner together, and sometimes, we meet for a common event in the evening.
As a starting point, you will be accommodated in a double room. If you want to live with someone you know – or you want a single room, please let us know by signing up. There is an extra charge of 800 krone for single rooms.
Peter Eskildsen was educated as a goldsmith in 1979. He has been working at workshops in Denmark, Norway and Germany.
Furthermore, Peter has been a teacher and educational manager at the Goldsmith Folk High School, Copenhagen Technical School. Peter has had his own workshop in Hobro since 2005, where he manufactures jewellery in noble metal. See more on www.metalisman.com