Wax Carving for Casting (5 Weeks)

Dates:
February 28 - March 28, 2021  Check for other dates
Meets:
Su from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM, 5 sessions
Hours:
15.00
CEUS:
15.00
Instructor:
Julian De La Garza
Fee:
$289  Fee Breakdown

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.


Course Description

Take a blank piece of wax and transform it into a beautiful piece of jewelry. This 5-week class will cover the basics of working with wax, how to clean up and finish castings, as well as creating a piece using repetitive parts from a mold. Students will learn carving, filing and finishing skills to complete multiple rings, with at least one of them having a stone setting. Students' pieces will be cast before the end of the class allowing for the end of the class to focus on setting stones and finishing pieces.

All levels, no metalsmithing experience needed.

Fee Breakdown:
Student Fee: $204
Studio Fee: $35
Materials Fee: $50



Re-Opening Guides for Students

All registrants are asked to review the Craft Center's COVID-19 Response page for guidance on the measures we are taking to re-open our studios safely and the policies we are asking all students to abide by in our combined efforts to maintain a healthy work environment. Please review this information on here.

Cancellation Policies

Effective August 1, 2020, the Craft Center will have updated policies regarding Refunds and Cancellations for Adult and Youth In-Studio Course, Adult & Youth Online Courses, and for Cancellations due to illness as it pertains to all programming schedule for Fall 2020 onwards. Please read through these policies carefully on our website's policy page

Craft Center Re-Opening Policy Acknowledgement & Release of Liability

Every registrant will be expected to complete an electronic form included in their registration receipt acknowledging that they understand and agree to comply with the policies outlined, and that they thereby release the Worcester Center for Crafts and Worcester State University of any liability. This form must be submitted no less than 48 hours prior to the start of the first class.

To access the form, click here or please refer to your emailed registration receipt.

Inclement Weather Policy

For information on the Craft Center's inclement weather cancellation policies, please visit our website's policy page. Students are encouraged to also check our homepage and our Facebook page for status updates and closure announcements.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301



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