Lost wax carving jewellery workshop

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Description

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at making your own jewellery? With this fun, relaxed two hour session you will be guided through the basics of hand carving a ring or pendant to your own design using jewellers wax. You have the option to make one of the following: 1. one ring 2. one large pendant (3cm by 1.5cm) 3. two small pendants (1.5cm by 1.5cm each) Using this ancient technique of lost wax casting you will be taught how to create your own ring or pendant using a range of simple tools. Your final wax master will be sent away for casting in sterling silver. Your final piece will then be hand-finished and posted back to you within 3 weeks. PLEASE CONTACT THE TUTOR BEFORE BOOKING NB: This course is for a maximum of 6 participants to ensure compliance with social distancing guidelines.

What's included in the price?

Cost includes all materials, tuition, casting of your ring or pendant in sterling silver and return tracked postage to you. You may wish to bring an apron, as the blue wax dust does tend to go everywhere!

Duration

2 hours (1:30pm to 3:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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AngeB Designs

with Craft Courses since 2019

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After working as a sports physiotherapist for many years, Angela decided to explore her love of making and returned to part-time education. In 2009, she completed a Foundation diploma in Art & Design at Chelsea School of Art, London. She fell in love with silver jewellery making via adult education classes and for the past 10 years has continued to develop her skills in silversmithing.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users
  • Limited mobility
  • Tutor can travel
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Public transport
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Suitable for beginners
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Venue

OPEN Ealing Arts Centre, Unit 14, School Lane, Dickens Yard, London, Greater London, W5 2TD