from Jewelry Designing & Technology Institute of India (JDTI)
Head of the Department - Hamstech Fashion & Interior Institute
Guest Jewelry Designing Faculty - Raffles Millennium International
Senior Associate Jewelry Designer - M/S Shantikalash Jewellers
Senior Jewelry Designer - Shree Omkarnath Jewellers, Manufacturers & Exporters
Jewelry Designer & Visual Merchandiser - Reliance Jewels and Retail Ltd.
Jewelry Designer - Kirtilal Kalidas & Company
The details of the course content for this course will vary based upon each student's goals, and current skill level. Instructor Sudeshna Makhal will begin each course with a session dedicated to planning the remainder of the course materials with the student, to ensure each student achieves their personal goals upon successful completion. Students may, after completion, enroll in this course again to continue their education with instructor Makhal if they wish.
Some of the instruction offered during this course include Rendering Illustration, Basic Drawing, Technical Drawing, History of Jewelry, Experimental Jewelry Designing, Ethno-Contemporary Designing, as well as Advance Designing. Beyond design, this course also offers presentation techniques with a focus on gemstone techniques and rendering stone settings, as well as orthographic, isometric and perspective view. Finally, course instructor Makhal will also provide advanced techniques such as the study of manufacturing and enameling techniques, and portfolio creation and design for those who are ready for more advanced topics.
About Teacher: With 12 years of experience in the industry, Jewelry Design and Technological Institute alumni Sudeshna Makhal has served renowned Jewelry houses including Kirtilals, and Reliance Jewels. Formerly, Makhal served as Head of Department and Senior Faculty at Hamstech Fashion Institute in Hyderabad. Makhal understands that while there is a demand for some Computer Aided Design in the jewelry industry, the premium companies in India and abroad prefer manual designs only, particularly for exclusive designer pieces. To ensure each student completing her course is prepared for today’s high-end jewelry market, manual design is the focus of this course. With students from across the globe, Sudeshna Makhal is the best online instructor offering expert insight into the current world of jewelry design.
Students enrolling for this course on ipassio can be sure that they receive individual attention from the teacher, as the class strength is limited to 1 or 2 students. It also gives teachers the opportunity, to gauge their students progress in depth and make changes whenever and wherever required, to ensure the student gets the maximum out of this course. Since this course is detailed, students get the advantage of learning intricate details about this art form. The limited strength of the class also ensures that there is a strong bond between the students and their teacher clearing out any inhibitions that the student might have. The sustained guidance available from the teacher ensures that the student does not deviate from set goals or targets. Learning from a revered, experienced exponent of this art form, through the long duration of this course, keeps the student inspired and motivated to achieve more.
No prerequisite courses are required before enrollment. As a highly customizable course offering variations, materials required will vary so they will be discussed with the instructor during the initial class. This course is ideal for those seeking a professional career in jewelry design, as well as those endeavoring to learn a new hobby.