Evening Workshops 6-8.30pm,
£65 plus the cost of your silver
Over the 5 hours you will learn:
how to design a piece suitable for carving
Carve one of your very own designs in wax
clean and prepare your silver casting
Solder any jewellery findings such as chains and bails
Polish or texture your finished piece of jewellery
Do you or do you know anyone who would be a great jeweller in the making? Learn to design and make your own jewellery in my 2 Evening Wax Carving Jewellery Workshops.
Spend the first-evening discussing ideas, learning different techniques used in carving wax and producing your very own carving which will be cast for you in silver before your second session.
The second day will be spent cleaning, texturing and polishing your final silver piece/s. Soldering findings and possibly adding an oxidised patina.
Drinks will be supplied during each evening.
The cost of silver is not included and will be based on the current metal value, approx £2.50 a gram. As a guide, a heavy silver ring could weigh 10 grams.
Workshop sessions will be based in Hillside Studios near Cribbs Causeway, Bristol BS35 5RU between 6.00-8.30PM.