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January 11 - March 29, 2023

Jewelry-Lost Wax Casting and Beyond w/Christopher Darway

Wayne Art Center • 413 Maplewood Ave WaynePA  19087 Organized by Wayne Art Center

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Jewelry-Lost Wax Casting and Beyond w/Chris Darway A twelve (12) session course
Casting molten metal is one of the oldest metal techniques dating back thousands of years. Students will learn how to work both hard and soft wax. These wax objects will be cast in sterling silver incorporating the lost wax casting technique. This class will cover calculating wax weights, spruing of waxes, safety issues and finishing. Students do not need prior metal experience but those that have taken a jewelry class will be able to use those skills in the finishing part of this technique.
Cuttlefish casting will be offered.
Be prepared for a fun and interesting time learning this essential and ancient metal art!
Mats included.


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Prerequisites

2022-2023 Senior Membership
or 2022-2023 Adult Membership
or 2022-2023 Child Membership
or 2022-2023 Family Membership
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Instructor

Christopher Darway

When

January 11 - March 29, 2023

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Wednesday

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Age and Gender

Co-Ed

Location

Wayne Art Center

413 Maplewood Ave WaynePA  19087

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