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Wax Modelling Full Day Class

Introduction to wax carving for lost wax casting

  • 6 hr 30 min
  • 150 Australian dollars
  • Charleston Workshop

Make Your Own Quality Jewellery

Learn some basic skills for creating wax models. In this class we will begin with basic exercises to learn how to cut a block of wax, mark it out, file it to shape and carve simple designs. Wax carving is a skill that is simple to set up for exploring further at home and almost any form or shape is possible to create with this technique. The wax model will need to be sent off site for casting, but the cleanup and polishing of the castings can be completed during our usual fortnightly jewellery classes or once off classes. What to wear: - Casual dress code but you MUST wear enclosed footwear, long hair tied back and no loose flowing clothing. If you turn up in inappropriate shoes, you will not be able to participate in the class. - If you usually wear glasses for up close work, please bring them! Appropriate for: - Suitable for beginners or existing students. Age 18+ (we can accomodate 16 and 17 year olds but a guardian needs to contact us to discuss before booking) Please note: we need at least 4 people in a class to be able to run the class, so if there are not enough people in the class you have booked, we may need to reschedule.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

We do not offer refunds for missed classes and a make up class is not guaranteed. If you are unable to make it to a class, please let us know as soon as possible. The more notice you give, the better chance you have of getting a make-up class. If you do miss a class, you will only be offered a make up class during the same term you have booked for. We will endeavour to provide a make-up class if you give us at least 2 weeks’ notice, but it is not guaranteed. If you are unable to provide 2 weeks’ notice, you can send a friend in your place, as long as they meet the eligibility criteria. Please send name, number and email of your replacement, when you notify us of your absence. Eligibility criteria include: 18 years or older, can be trusted to safely use the workspace.

Contact Details

  • 2 Newman Road, Charleston SA, Australia


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