Make your very own silver jewellery over this two day weekend course!!
Experiment with 2~3 different kinds of waxes and have enough time to test out techniques and make up your very own designs.
With knowledgeable teacher Jenny at the helm, you’ll have the confidence to produce wearable art in your own perfect style!
Please note, this class occurs over two consecutive Saturdays.
Day 1 - learning how to carve wax, different techniques and understand lost wax casting processes.
~~your investment pieces are taken to be cast and returned to you the next week. PLEASE NOTE, the cost of the silver is payable in addition to the attendance fee and is determined by the market cost of the silver. Rings can cost between $10-$25 extra depending on your personal style~~
Day 2 - your piece/s are returned to you cast in Silver! This is your opportunity to refine your piece and learn different techniques to polish or oxidise your piece.
There will be a 30 minute break during the day each day to allow you time to have lunch in Eaton Mall, Oakleigh or bring some lunch to eat at our studio.
- Learn how to carve your investments
- Understand the Lost Wax Casting process
- Techniques to polish or oxidise Silver
- Your own ring designs cast in silver
- All the techniques to continue making your own jewellery
- Contact details and information on suppliers in Melbourne
Street parking is available in the nearby streets and also at the Oakleigh Train Station car park/s.
- Just your enthusiasm!
Casual (Warning: this might get messy)
NO experience is necessary!
To enable our sessions to run smoothly and with minimal disruption to the group and facilitator/s, we offer no refunds for workshops or events which are cancelled 5 days or less before the commencement of a class, unless your booked session is cancelled by Tearaway Types Studios or the teacher of the class.
*And now for the Fine Print*
Tearaway Types art classes are run by local artists who want to share their knowledge. The class costs, times and dates are set by the artist and therefore due to this arrangement we are unable to refund or accept cancellations less than 5 business days before the commencement of the course.
Our classes are run by people who wish to share their talent or passion for other artists and the community - if this is something you're interested in, please let us know!
If you think that you are going to be unable to attend, please contact us at least 5 days' before the class commencement.