An introduction into Wax Carving and Sand Casting by Katrin Spranger and Kelvin Birk

Workshop  /  Technics  /  25 Jul 2019  -  28 Jul 2020
Published: 23.06.2018

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This course is designed to give you an introduction into wax carving and sand casting. You will learn the basics of both techniques with the possibility to design and make rings, earrings and pendants. You will be taught to create simple shapes in wax which are suitable as masters for the sand casting process and which can be used as masters to create a metal copy.
About the course:
The first part of the course will cover the basic principles and processes of wax carving. You will also be introduced to some experimental techniques within working with wax. The second part of the course will cover the principles and techniques of sand casting. You will again, be encouraged to an experimental approach and manipulate your mould to create unique metal copies in order to achieve a variety of different results.

Who is it for?
Mixed level - from beginners with no prior skills in jewellery making to intermediate and advanced students who want to broaden their skills.

If you are interested in booking, get in touch soon, there are 8 places available.
T: +44 (0)7450 257 207 or +44 (0)7786 911 724 or email to

Dates and price

When: Wednesday 25th – Saturday 28th July 2018, 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Cost: £480 (most materials incl.)