Wax Carving to Metal Creation - Parts 1 and 2
This is a two part workshop. Part One will be a three hour workshop to you will carve your own ring, pendant or earring design into wax using a variety of different tools. All materials will be provided. Bring an image along for reference if you like. The wax models you create will then be cast off-site in silver metal.
Part two of this workshop will involve returning to the studio for two hours in November for ‘casting clean-up’. At this time you will learn proper filing, sanding and polishing techniques to finish your pieces. We will also learn how to attach them to chain, earring hooks …so you leave with a wearable piece of your own creation! Pricing is based on up to 10 grams of sterling silver.
Part One: Wednesday Oct 27 1pm-4pm
Part Two: Wednesday Nov 17 1pm-3pm