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.
Contemporary Metal requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Contemporary Metal to organise a refund or transfer
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Contemporary Metal or organised by Contemporary Metal must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Contemporary Metal.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Contemporary Metal unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Contemporary Metal classes and events or on Contemporary Metal's premises. (For use of Contemporary Metal marketing materials).
Contemporary Metal requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer.
In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
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