Bezel Setting for Cabochons & Rose Cuts Wax Carving Class

Learn how to carve a bezel for a cabochon out of hard wax to be cast into metal in this intermediate level class. I'll cover how to select the correct wax, trade your stone and carve the seat. I'll demonstrate a variety of hand tools, as well as using a flex shaft for this project. Learn how to add gemstones to your work with this most basic technique.


 40 Minute Instructional Video with 3 camera angles to learn how to carve a bezel into hard wax.

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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