CASTING SILVER with TERRI McCARTHY
March 12, 2017& March 26, 2017
Learn to make simple wax models for your ring designs or small sculptures from casting botanicals.
DAY 1 Sunday March 12th, 2017 9am - 5pm
Students will make wax rings, sprue to bases, and invest 2 flasks. One flask may be botanicals. Studio clean up at the end of the day.
DAY 2 Sunday March 26, 2017 11am - 5pm
Finishing of castings will be covered while the flasks are burning out in the kiln. Students will cast their 2 flasks when burnout is complete. Studio clean up by all students at the end of the day.
Lab Fee $55.00
TOTAL DUE: $355.00
SUPPLY LIST March 12th
1. Battery operated wax pen
2. 1 inch masking tape
3. Permanent marker
5. 1 sheet 450, 600, 1200 grit sandpaper wet/dry
6. Dust Mask
7. Wax files
SUPPLY LIST March 26
1. 4 or more troy oz. of fine or sterling silver. (This may be clean scrap or casting grain.)
2. Dental pick if you have one
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