Course Description: Casting Techniques for Jewellery DC06 This is an exciting opportunity to experiment with a variety of approaches to casting, exploring cuttlefish casting, delft sand casting, plywood and silicone mould making. Using pewter as our metal for casting we will also look at ways to incorporate other materials into the cast. You may also work with silver – if you wish you can bring your old unwanted silver jewellery to melt and cast it to your own design.It is anticipated that you will produce a range of progressive test pieces which could form the basis of a charm necklace or bracelet.
- Dates: This course last ran on Sat 16 – Sun 17 March 2013
- Times: 10.00am – 5pm
Techniques include: Cuttlefish casting, delft sand casting, acrylic / ply method of casting, silicon mouldmaking; working with resistant materials to make prototypes for mold-making.
The Course Fee. Covers the cost of all non-precious materials. Refreshments and a light lunch will also be provided. More info will be sent at the time of booking your place.
Weekend Jewellery Course
Course Costs: Standard Fee £195
Southwark Residents: Standard £80; Concessionary £40
This course is FULL
Enquiries: If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us