I participated at Inhorgenta, exhibiting my jewellery collection at the stand
of Le Arti Orafe.
I attended an engraving course at Le Arti Orafe from September
I participated at "Aura" last October, a contemporary
jewellery exhibition at Burton Agnes Hall in Yorkshire.
September I worked at "Lucca Preziosa 2006" - an international Jewellery
exhibition in Lucca.
I worked as a jewellery designer in a tajua shop in Florence
for the next spring-summer collection.
I attended a two year course at Le Arti Orafe Jewellery School in Florence,
I was awarded a recognized diploma as a goldsmith.
I studied theoretical subjects
like Technology, Gemmology and the
History of Jewels,
and practical ones like Jewellery Making and Design.
I designed and made my own jewels, having the possibility to work with these two
subjects in parallel.
I also practice with soft and hard wax, and enamelling.
I attended a metal-forging workshop with Giovanni Corvaja in my second Year.
I improved my creative qualities (collage, clay modelling, assemblage and composition
with poor materials ) to understand better and to improve, through the practical
and artistic work, the development of children's fantasy.
In the meantime,
I started creating my first jewellery collections, using new and recycled materials.
This experience allowed me to experiment with various materials.and to start my
I attended a course for "Children's book illustration" in the school
CityLit in London,
trying to extend my possibilities to communicate with children.
I achieved a certificate in Foundation Studies in Childcare and Créche
at the School of Practical Childcare, in Dublin.
In Dublin I also
worked as a Montessori Assistant and I decided then to become a Montessori Teacher(
age group 3-6 yrs ) attending the International Montessori Association school
I attended a course in Business English and International Affaires at the Consorzio
Pratese Artigianato Servizi.
The same year I moved to Ireland to improve my
I attended a public language school "Niccolò Copernico" where
I received the final diploma.
I studied both grammar and literature of English,
German and French.