Intermediate Wax Carving and Finishing with Philip Noakes
Design your own rings, pendants, pins and or earrings with or without gems . Discuss your design and or designs with Philip Noakes.
In the first class you will learn more advanced wax carving and melting techniques and finish your carvings.
The waxes will be cast externally and there will be a separate casting charge.
The second class will focus on finishing the jewellery and setting, if you have gems.
All materials and tools for wax carving are provided and CZ's. Students can choose to bring their own gems.
Saturday 24 November and Sunday 9 December, 10am to 3pm
Workshop cost $268.00
- Intermediate wax carving and melting techniques.
- Your finished jewellery.
- Gems for jewellery, if you want specific gems other than CZ's
- An apron as there is a limited supply available.
The studio has a dress code for your own safety, long pants/ jeans, closed in shoes and hair tired back if long.
Students with pervious experience in wax carving and finishing techniques.
Vendor since 2016
We are a contemporary jewellery studio and gallery run by local jeweller Philip Noakes, who has over forty years experience in making and teaching in the industry. Philip has exhibited extensively around Australia, and makes his own work and private commisions, as well as teaching from the studio.
Contemporary Metal offers jewellers and students access to a fully equipped studio including: rolling mill, soldering and melting torches, pendant drills, vacuum casting, vulcaniser and wax injector, hydraulic press, lathe, tumbler, polisher, ultrasonic, large dapping sets and lapidary equipment.
We have benches available for hire on a casual, weekly or ongoing basis.
Introduction to Jewellery Making - Stages 1, 2 & 3Thu, 03 Oct 10:00AM
Consolidate & Advance Jewellery Making (Stage 4-9)Thu, 03 Oct 10:00AM