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 or a bronze alloy.
Part two of this workshop will involve returning to the studio for two hours three weeks later 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.