PUK, micro welding with Petr Dvorak

Workshop  /  Making   Technics  /  19 Aug 2019  -  23 Aug 2019
Published: 20.04.2019
PUK, micro welding with Petr Dvorak.
Hochschule Trier
Vollmersbachstraße 53a
55743 -  Idar Oberstein
Tabea Reulecke
DEADLINE: 14/06/2019

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The five-day workshop includes a theoretical and practical introduction to using the PUK 5 device with different metals and materials. This technology will connect the new design paths with existing craft skills to give the chance for new results in jewellery design.
In this course, we will connect various materials such as titanium, steel, niobium, and aluminium without soldering in the immediate vicinity of stone, glass, plastic and wood. The main focus is on moving jewellery construction elements.

Workshop materials and tools supplied by LAMPERT:
PUK 5 machines for each participant.

Workshop materials and tools supplied by ISA:
diverse metals and materials.

Workshop materials and tools supplied by the participant:
Basic jewellery tools like saw, plyers, files, drill bits in different sizes.
Silver, gold (optional).
Stones, ceramics, glass, wood.

Course details:
Date: 19th of August - 23rd of August | duration: 5 days, 35 hrs.
Participants: min. 6 / max. 10.
Language: German, English and Czech.

1 workshop = 625 € (students 475 €*).
2 workshops = 1100 € (students 800 €*).
*exception: CUT, GRIND, POLISH with Alexander Friedrich.

The workshop fee covers the cost of:
- Participation in a course with instruction by a qualified artist.
- Use of studio and equipment during class hours.
- Attendance at various in-house events organised by the International Summer Academy 2018.

It does not cover the cost of necessary materials or excursions, travel or accommodation costs.

After registration you will receive 3 e-mails:
- Confirmation of your online-registration (please check your issued data)
- Your invoice (within 14 days) and details of our bank account - payment is due within 2 weeks, after the date of the invoice (in case of delayed payment, your reserved place will go to the next applicant)
- After payment of the invoice, your reservation will be confirmed (within 14 days).

Courses may be booked only for their full duration.

In case of cancellation by the applicant:
- must be within more than 28 days before the beginning of the workshop, 30 percent of the workshop fee will be retained to cover processing costs. A refund of the course fee is possible only in cases of proven emergency* (illness, accident, death in the family). 

After a course has begun there is no refund.
* In cases of force majeure, cancellation should be notified immediately, with written proof of the reasons for cancellation. Other reasons (dissatisfaction, programme changes) do not entitle a refund.

The International Summer Academy 2019 is not liable for accidents, theft or any kind of damage which take place during the course. The participant is advised to provide personal health, travel and liability insurance.

Security measures:
Applicants must be aware that allergenic substances, such as oil-paints may be used in classes. Every attendant must be responsible for their own health needs.
Entrance to the International Summer Academy premises is restricted to participants, teachers and members of ISA staff. Other visitors have access to classes only after checking in at the office and must be accompanied by ISA staff. Exceptions to having visitors are during the open-house presentations.


Petr Dvorak
Necklace by Petr Dvorak, teacher of the PUK – micro welding workshop during Summer Academy 2019..
Necklace by Petr Dvorak, teacher of the PUK – micro welding workshop during Summer Academy 2019.

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