Required for the Jewelry Technician and Graduate Jeweler Diplomas
September 1-3, 2017
3 days, 9am - 5pm
$599 + $55 kit
Instructor: Jonathan Russell
Casting is as important to jewelers today as it was thousands of years ago. Learn a variety of casting methods with an emphasis on lost-wax casting. Hands-on experience includes centrifugal, vacuum, and sand casting. You will sprue and invest wax models, calculate metal requirements, control the burnout cycle and cast projects yourself. Optional: bring a wax model to cast in silver. 21 hours
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