Instructor: Kim Henkel
Prerequisite: Metalsmithing 1 or equivalent
Duration: 16 Hours
Learn the basics of lost wax casting in this introductory workshop. You will be making a ring from a blue wax tube.
The outline for the workshop consists of the following:
Bring your Metalsmithing toolbox, including the following:
Items listed are sourced through Rio Grande per the instructor (prices may vary):
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): A MUST!!!! Or you cannot cast! Be prepared!
Denim or Leather Apron Leather gloves Safety glasses #5 for casting safety glasses
Wear all cotton long sleeves, pants Wear hard leather shoes Pull your hair back
For your safety, no loose or flammable clothing. You can change when you arrive, if needed.
June 2021 KH tr