Wax and Sand Casting with Barnaby Simpson 1st and 2nd May 2021

£300.00

Learn to make silver jewellery using a wax carving and sand casting technique.

6 in stock

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Description

You will be guided through how to carve wax, adapt carving tools to suite your needs, what the limitations and flexibility of carving wax and refining your skills. You will be shown and will yourself learn how to use Delft Clay to create molds into which you will pour molten metal directly into the mold, casting your design yourself. You will learn what Delft Clay allows you to do, what kind of designs can or can’t be cast in one piece or in parts.There will be some basic soldering for the construction and addition of your setting, jump rings, bails, ring shanks, etc to your design.

The weekend courses run from 10am to 5pm on Saturday and 10am to 3pm on Sunday. Maximum of 6 in each class.