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Lesson 5 | Wax Carving Class: Soft Wax Earrings

Join me at my kitchen table to learn all about wax carving! In this session I’ll be making a pair of earrings using soft modeler's wax. Learn to manipulate this softer material and how to trace a design, cut it out, carve away details and add material using the additive technique and build up wax. Learn how to make and attach jump rings and a hoop earring mechanism. You can also apply these techniques to many other designs.

Check out my free video talking about lost wax casting and the tools and materials that are involved in wax carving.

FAQ:

How many times will I be able to watch the tutorial? As many as you'd like! The class is yours forever.

Do I need to take the classes in order of their lessons? Definitely not! You can watch the projects you feel most interested in, or watch them in order. Each lesson increases in difficulty slightly as I focus on laying the foundations and building skills and techniques on top of that.

Do I need any jewelry making experience for this? No, this is for absolute beginners or can be a great refresher for those with some experience.

What tools are needed for the class? I try to keep the classes as basic as possible and use as little tools as possible, while also showing a bunch of different options. I'm teaching these classes at my kitchen table, so you can do it too! I recommend watching my free video which goes over tools, materials and the process. 

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