Gem Cutting and Engraving
The Secondary School of Applied Arts and the Higher Vocational School in Turnov / Střední uměleckoprůmyslová škola a Vyšší odborná škola Turnov
511 01 Turnov
Director: Ing. Jana Rulcová
tel.: +420 481 321 232
- Workshop layout: cutting room, space for rough cutting of interior sculptures and for surface cutting, space for the treatment of facet cuts, polishing and engraving room. 7 workspaces for rough and surface cutting, 6 workspaces for facet cutting, 5 workspaces for polishing, 8 engraving machines and 3 preparatory ones.
- Workshop equipment: saws for dividing material, glass grinding machines (vertical arrangement of wheels), horizontal grinding machines, pedestal drilling machine, gemcutter’s grinding and polishing machines (horizontal arrangement of wheels), engraving machines.
- Overview of technologies: classic facet-cutting, creation of interior sculptures, flat and plastic engraving.
- Materials: natural and synthetic
When entering the workhop, applicants are required to wear working clothes, use protective equipment, maintain cleanliness and follow the rules of hygiene relating to the workshop’s internal operating rules and occupational health and safety according to the syllabus.
Applicants are asked to submit their designs no later than one month before the realization.