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Bezel & Prong Setting Wax Carving Class

Learn how to create both a bezel and prong setting for a faceted gemstone use hard carving wax and an electric wax pen in this intermediate level class. I'll go over how to use the electric wax pen and the different parts of a faceted gemstone. I'll demonstrate how to measure, select wax, and how to create a perfect, clean seat to make both a bezel setting or prong setting in wax to be cast into metal. This project should be done with a stone that can take high heat which I will go over in the class.


WHAT YOU RECEIVE:

 42 Minute Instructional Video with 3 camera angles to learn how to create a bezel and prong setting for a faceted gemstone using an electric wax pen
Class Step-By-Step Instructional PDF with images and time stamps including images of finished projects in both wax and metal
Lost Wax Casting Video behind the scenes of a casting house in New York City, to learn how a wax model gets cast into metal 
 Wax Carving & Lost Wax Casting Quick Guide PDF on the essentials of wax carving, step-by-step overview of how casting works, and recommended casters
 Recommended Casters List 
Tool List with Rio Grande SKUs and a link to our Amazon storefront
Glossary of wax carving and casting terms

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