Top 10 Best Wax Carving classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

The art of sculpture for jewellery makers can be your fulfilment too. The expert guidance and knowledge accompanying the correct tools in your enthusiastic hands is the ideal combination to give this a crack. Create your own accessories or wax carving ornaments today.

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2. Wedding Ring Making Workshop
Make your own wedding rings with this fun jewellery-making workshop along the River Thames in London! Want to design your stunning and unique wedding rings in London? Why not get creative and make something special with this jewellery making template class in Greenwich. With the help and guidance of experienced jewellery technologist, Nadia, and Stooki's creative director, Luke, you will learn step-by-step how to craft your very own template for a personalised ring or pendant. Don't worry if this is your first time trying your hand at making your jewellery templates – this fun and friendly London jewellery making class will guide you through a range of techniques as you gain insight into the fun and crafty world of DIY jewellery. Enjoy adding your unique touch to a wax ring or pendant master as you soak up the fun and creative atmosphere of this social craft workshop. By the end of your DIY jewellery fun, you will have the option to turn your personalised wax ring or pendant master into a wearable piece of jewellery – an extra cost is involved in doing this, so please chat to your teacher about your options and see the add-ons information at checkout. You'll leave this London craft class with a whole host of newfound jewellery making knowledge and a wax ring or pendant template to use for your piece of bespoke jewellery. Looking for team-building activities in London? Perfect for team bonding, this jewellery making workshop is a wonderful way to treat your hardworking crew to some creative calm! Whether you're searching for a unique element for your corporate event or wellbeing-boosting team activity, let this crafty experience come and inspire! Prices: Silver ring (£80) Sterling Silver 22k gold-plated ring (£95) Silver pendant (£85) Sterling Silver 22k gold-plated pendant (£100) Sterling silver curb necklace (£20) Solid 9k / 18k Gold (*Quote given on request. We will weigh your finished piece and calculate the cost using current gold value prices at the end of the session.) *Please note that these prices include the wax to make a ring or pendant the maximum size of the template provided at the workshop (6mm width). If you would like to receive a bigger template, we are happy to provide you with one on the day. At the end of the session, we will weigh your finished wax creation and charge you based on the extra weight of the chosen metal, plus an additional £5 casting fee. Knowledge required Completely beginner-friendly! What you'll get A wax ring or pendant template to customize with your own design. The option to turn your template into a piece of jewellery for an extra cost. Free on-site parking if required. Suitable for This class is great for a team building activity, birthday or hen do. This would also be a lovely gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift, Father's Day gift or birthday gift.
Next available date:23rd July 2024
4. Jewellery- 6 week wax carving course
Come and join Aimee at Hillside Studios for a relaxed creative 6 evenings of jewellery making. In the 6 sessions, you’ll learn 3 different processes working with wax, with time to create your chosen design in the company of lovely creatives, amateur makers and keens crafters just like you. The course will be limited to 4 people due to coronavirus distancing recommendations so there will be plenty of attention and time to ask questions throughout the course. The 6 Week Wax Carving Course is suitable for crafters of all abilities, from absolute beginners to those with some knowledge of silversmithing. There will be a chance to have your wax carvings cast in your chosen metal or simply spend your time perfecting your wax carvings. If you have any questions or want to make sure this is the creative session for you, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by sending an email. The course will cover -Creating to a size and weight -Creating a stone setting -Creating using the building up process -Creating using the cast in place technique (setting stones into wax before casting) -freestyle time The tasks will include: Carving a starfish or organic shape using all of the tools available to wax carving Making a signet ring or a piece of jewellery using measurements or target weight in mind Carving a bezel setting Making a piece using the cast in place or cast not set process (setting stones into wax before casting) 2 weeks will be used as freestyle time An information pack will be included with in-depth information on the techniques available to wax carving and the theory of lost wax casting. Unfortunately, this workshop does not include the lost wax casting process. About the host Aimee Winstone is a jeweller based in Bristol. Outside of running expert jewellery making workshops, you’ll find Aimee in her studio creating original designs running her successful business making commission based fine jewellery in silver gold and platinum. About Hillside Studios Hillside Studios is a lovely rural studio located minutes from the Cribbs Causeway M5 junction, Bristol. This creative venue supports 7 craftspeople, including pottery, stone masonry and painting.

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