This class runs on the following Saturdays in December 2021:
Saturday 4 December ~ 12pm to 4pm (wax carving)
Saturday 18 December ~ 12pm to 4pm (silver ring polishing)
Session One: Introduction to safety, tools, techniques, and lost-wax casting methods; designing and planning your piece, sawing, sizing, filing and carving to realise your design, wax to metal weight conversions, and finishing your wax model ready for casting
Session Two: Removing the sprue, filing, polishing and finishing your piece in solid sterling silver for it to be ready-to-wear, your silver ring will be ready to take home with you
All tools are provided for the duration of the course, alongside aprons and any safety gear. You will also receive a written booklet to take home with info on wax carving, casting, tools, and a list of suppliers.
Please bring along your reading glasses or jewellers magnification loupe if necessary.
An email with the address details and any further information will be sent upon payment confirmations.
Please bring a notebook with your ideas for all the lush designs you have in mind....
Thank you for choosing to learn the art of wax carving with Cosmic Artifact ~ !