Casting Techniques for Jewellery: 2 Day Course (Thu-Fri).
– This 2 day course introduces students to a range of home-studio casting techniques for jewellery and other small accessories.
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, but you will need to bring your own metal.
It is anticipated that you will produce a range of progressive test pieces that could form the basis of a charm necklace or bracelet.
Techniques include: Cuttlefish casting, delft sand casting, acrylic / ply method of casting, silicon mould making working with resistant materials to make prototypes for mould making.
More info will be provided at the time of booking your place.
Concessionary Rates for Southwark Residents apply because of support from Southwark Council.
This fee includes all non-precious materials for your use. Refreshments provided.
Max student numbers: 10
Course Dates: Thu 16 – Fri 17 June 2016
Class Times: 10.00am – 3pm
Standard full fee £190
Standard Concessionary fee £175
**Southwark Once £40
**Southwark Once concession FREE*
* A refundable deposit of £10 is required to book your place.
Please check your eligibility before choosing the concessionary option
Preference will be given to residents of SE5 and Southwark