Wax Carving for Lost Wax Casting with Renata Fojtikova introduces the student to the beauty of wax carving and how to make beautiful jewellery and small objects of desire. This course is a great way to learn how to create wax models for lost wax casting. You will gain the overall knowledge of types of waxes, their use to create various pieces and effects as well as all about the tools you need to be able to do so. You will be guided through the process of carving simple pieces such as signet rings to complex rings with stone settings. We will also discuss carving bangles and designer chain links. This course is suitable for beginners, advanced makers as well as sculptors wishing to use this technique to make models. Wednesday mornings | 9:30am – 12:30pm | commencing 3 February | 18 weeks.
Please check the semester materials list for your class.
NB. Enrolment in this class will be unavailable four weeks after the commencement date or if the class is full.
The annual program of Semester 1 classes is online in November and Semester 2 classes are online in June.
Please notify me when new classes are open for enrolment.