With a wealth of experience, the count is also actively preserve and develop a variety of superb watchmaking technology, the use of the watch enamel, golden eagle, handmade carved, precious stones and precious stones inlaid handmade craftsmanship, so for many years has been infinite unique Creative. Piaget new Altiplano series of watches, by the different craftsmen interpretation of the Eve Earl Rose, once again the perfect process to show. Perfect process exposed Perfect process revealed Since 1874 by George-Edouard Piaget (George Earl) since the creation of the traditional watchmaking brand Piaget has been committed to creating works of art. Each uk replica watches is based on the strict Swiss watchmaking tradition, from the best count craftsmen with skilled skills in the design, assembly and decoration. Since its debut in 1982, the Eve Earl Rose has been a source of inspiration for the count's designers with its deep reds and attractive petals, celebrating its beauty in different ways: a jewelery watch, Mysterious "watch, as well as the need to use exquisite tabulation process models. This year, the count once again innovative fashion, with different craftsmanship to re-interpretation of this legendary Rose: miniature enamel, decorated pieces to fill in the enamel and micro-puzzle mosaic. The finished products show the flawless technique of the outstanding craftsmen, and carry forward the long-lasting techniques. Enamel art Enamel is a distant parent of crystal, its origin can be traced back to the Mediterranean coast. Since ancient times, enamel used in jewelry and other jewelry. Later, the technique became more common in Europe. Enamel is a mixture of glass, adding trace metal oxide can be dyed a variety of colors, the performance of endless colors and colors. Enamel glaze raw materials were flaky or rough powder; artisans will first put the raw materials in the mortar Daocheng fine powder, and then wash away the impurities. After washing the enamel glaze will be dipped in distilled water for use. Piaget Rose enamel painted rolex replica watches to show the perfect process After the treatment of this technique called grand feu enamel, the finished product will reach the most pure state and will last forever. After the artisans will be applied to the enamel to copper, silver or gold (enamel can only be attached to the surface of these substances) made of carcass, the creation of this enamel works of art base. To uphold the tradition of excellence, excellence in the creation of the count when the enamel watch will use pure gold matrix. Depending on the thickness of the metal carcass, the enamel solidification process must first be carried out to prevent the carcass from melting during repeated firing. In the firing, the enamel will show a bright and eye-catching color, and enamel craftsmen can also play in this clever craft. Burning is the key step in making the carcass, helping to bond the enamel to the carcass. Artisans will be placed in the carcass 800 degrees above the kiln, firing about 40 to 60 seconds. After the treatment of this technique called grand feu enamel, the finished product will reach the most pure state and will last forever. As the volume of enamel shrinks during firing, the artisan must be fired repeatedly to obtain a glossy finish and to ensure that all glyphs have been filled. Because at this stage, the enamel or crack may occur, it is an important step in the entire production process. Once the crack, the craftsman's mind will be put into the water, you must start again. After the completion of the first firing, enamel will be higher than the carcass, it is replica watches uk necessary to use the grinding stone and water to smooth the entire surface. Although this procedure can flatten the enamel, but also the surface atomization, so the enamel must be burned through the kiln again, so that the surface to restore gloss, and this process is called "sintered bright" (glaze firing). Enamel techniques for the production of gold and jewelry for the first time, and since the 15th century on the works used in clockwork. Since then, artisans continue to Lean out of the old, the study of a variety of technologies. Enchanting (champlev), filigree enamel (cloisonn), transparent enamel (flinqu) and miniature enamel (miniature) are clever way to deal with this eternal material. [Page] Enamel firing Enamel firing Miniature enamel (miniature) In many techniques, to miniature enamel (also known as miniature enamel painting, miniature enamel painting) the most test of the patience of enamel technicians and artistic talent. First of all, the enamel technician to cover the entire gold matrix carcasses, after firing, the carcass surface enamel layer will become enamel painting "canvas." Thereafter, the enamel technician to manually design the pattern layer by layer, and in each firing pigment. As the number of firing more, the more the color of the pattern, the enamel master must fully grasp the characteristics of enamel, and familiar with its chemical and physical properties. They must also be expected to burn each time the impact of various colors, calculate the number of firing in order to show the color according to the original design. After enamel painting is completed, according to the Geneva enamel techniques, still need to add a layer of transparent enamel, this process can make enamel seems more richer level, and more shiny. Miniature enamel is not only an extraordinary hand, enamel master of art, skilled and artistic sensitivity is also very high, so that the enamel master to become a real painter. Miniature enamel art is based on rigorous treatment, patience, and the details of the unparalleled focus, continue to inspire the creative designers Piaget inspiration, so that they can play at random talent and imagination. This year, the count's designers from the Eve Earl Rose inspiration. In the design of the extraordinary ultra-thin platinum Altiplano watch surface, the energetic enamel master Anita Porchet carefully painted the soul of this flower, the precious and delicate miniature enamel show before. This miniature enamel work background for the delicate soft pink, as the protagonist of the rose has a distinct level of strong petals, blooming splendor. This rose by a variety of different shades of white and gray crafted, so that the depth and delicate details of the screen vivid. It makes every audience shines, heart flower bloom. This unique piece of gorgeous work is sure to please those who seek exquisite watchmaking and art treasures. PIAGET ALTIPLANO MINIATURE ENAMEL DIAL PIAGET ALTIPLANO MINIATURE ENAMEL DIAL PIAGET ALTIPLANO MINIATURE ENAMEL DIAL 18-carat white gold case, diameter 38 mm, inlaid 78 round diamonds (weighing about 0.7 carats), the dial decorated with large fire (Grand feu) firing and miniature enamel painting (miniature) made of Yves Piaget rose pattern, Piaget made 430P thin manual winding movement, silk quality strap, with 18K white gold buckle clasp, unique style, a global limited edition. [Page] Enamel production process Enamel production process Enamel (Champlev enamelling) Enamel is a long history of filling techniques, the need to engraved in the carcass surface patterns, and in the depression of the small grid filled with enamel. First of all, the golden engraver to dry the design of copper plate engraved on the dial, "to stay" or to avoid the contours of the pattern (Yang Wen), hollowed out the outline of the internal formation of grooves (Yin Wen, French for champs) The French word for the technique is literally "raised groove". In this way, the engraver will complete a relief carving, French called tailled & rsquo; pargne, meaning "free space sculpture", also known as black enamel ornamental. Its edge should be as clear as possible, the golden statue must be based on the desired performance of the results, empirically determine the depth and width of these lines. Subsequently, the enamel division in the groove filled with enamel glaze, to more than 800 degrees Celsius heating, so that enamel melting. This process needs to be repeated several times, in the process of repeated grinding enamel pattern polished. Finally, the process of sintering bright surface, so that the surface smooth and bright recovery. This technique requires a combination of gold sculptor and enamel division of the extraordinary skills. The count will choose in the new 38mm platinum Altiplano watch with this modification techniques. Deep black enamel background, studded by the ultra-thin white border set off sparkling diamonds, so Eve Earl Rose petals silhouette vivid, shine shine. To further enhance the elegant charm, enamel division in the two layers of enamel metal flash between the addition of enamel surface add an additional luster and subtle light, enamel patterns and thus more brilliant. The limited edition sale of only eight of the collection of watches, combines traditional techniques and modern design, with the watchmaker's superb skills, so that the dial pattern produced a stunning effect. Whether it is pay attention to the tabulation process collectors, or experienced art connoisseurs will not put it down. PIAGET ALTIPLANO CHAMPLEVé ENAMEL WITH PAILLONS PIAGET ALTIPLANO CHAMPLEVéENAMEL WITH PAILLONS PIAGETALTIPLANO CHAMPLEV ENAMEL WITH PAILLONS 18K white gold case, diameter 38 mm inlaid 78 diamonds (weighing about 0.7 carats), the dial to hand-filled enamel (champlev) and large fire (grand feu) firing black enamel background, and decorated with metal flash chip (paillons ); Dial engraved with 18K white gold diamond Yves Piaget pattern, count self-made 430P thin manual winding movement, silk quality strap, with needle clasp, the world's limited edition eight. [Page] Mosaic Art Mosaic Art Mosaic Art Mosaic is a centuries-old handmade art, far away in the Bronze Age has been used. Some ancient Greek monuments also confirmed the use of small stones to decorate the outdoor road. These floor decorations are usually neatly arranged to form a harmonious visual style, a mosaic of the embryonic form, which use white, black and red stones to form the art of the road. The seventh century BC, mosaic technology has experienced geographical expansion, spread throughout the eastern Mediterranean, northern Syria and Asia. At the same time technology has evolved, not only for the laying of outdoor road, but also to decorate interior walls. A major reform of mosaic technology occurred in the Hellenistic period around the third century BC, driven by the presence of mosaics. These tiny colored or transparent glass cubes have a variety of different color and tone variations. The Romans became experts in this process, and this technology is widely used to lay mosaic walls to decorate houses, baths (public bathing facilities), and even fountains. Until the late eighteenth century, the two most respected and world-renowned artists Cesare Aguatti and Giacomo Raffaeli founded the micro-mosaics, they invented a new technology, so that they can make less than 1 mm in diameter miniature inlay . These inserts are made of porcelain and heated at a temperature of over 800 ° C. The glass slurries are then cooled and cut into tiny square bricks. In addition to reducing the size of the bricks, the two artists invented the technology at the same time brought a richer color choices, including more than 10,000 different colors, so you can create the most careful light effects and a variety of gradient Shades of light. At that time the most exquisite micro-mosaic and sometimes even per square centimeter up to 560 mosaic pieces! After the micro-mosaic art experienced a lot of development, has become a box, snuff box, jewelry and even oil painting and furniture decoration technology. The main themes include ancient Roman monuments, religious scenes, landscapes, animals and flowers. This technique is especially popular among the young people of European upper class, especially the British and German aristocrats who have just finished their studies in the famous "Grand Tour". With a Roman artist's extraordinary craftsmanship, the count once again demonstrated its creative tradition. The artist for the eighteenth century, the descendants of the master craftsman, he created in the Altiplano watch a micro-mosaic Yves Piaget rose. This miniature masterpiece is attached to the count's signature ultra-thin watch surface, with multiple fine pink tones. PIAGET ALTIPLANO MICRO-MOSAIC DIAL PIAGET ALTIPLANO MICRO-MOSAIC DIAL PIAGET ALTIPLANO MICRO-MOSAIC DIAL 18K white gold case, inlaid 78 round diamonds (weighing about 0.7 carats), diameter 38 mm, the dial decorated with a hand-made micro-mosaic Yves Piaget rose pattern, count self-made 430P thin manual winding movement , Silk quality strap, with button buckle clasp, the global limit of 8 only.