Jewellery And Wax Carving
This course gives an exciting and in-depth introduction to the art of wax carving for jewellery.
All techniques will be covered, from design to finished work cast in silver. In addition, the course will cover mould and tool making for the use of production items.
Intermediate jewellery skills are advantageous but not essential.
"The resources CSM has for jewellery making are vast and very helpful!" - Nikole R
"Fantastic facilities and inspiring environment" - Sarah F
"It was such a great, fun and inspiring week! I'll be back again - for my ninth shortcourse at CSM :)" - Magdalena J,
Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older
Anastasia Young is a practising jewellery designer and artist, and author of 'The Jewellery Materials Sourcebook' (A & C Black) and 'The Workbench Guide to Jewellery Techniques' (Thames & Hudson). She is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins, where she lectures on the BA Jewellery course. http://www.anastasiayoung.co.uk
To learn more about Anastasia, read her interview on the CSM Short Courses blog here.
Please bring with you to the first session:
- An apron
- Sensible footwear to protect your feet. No 'open toe' sandals
- Hair band (if you have long hair)