Silver Casting

$200.00

This introduction to casting course covers the skills and techniques required to form jewellery using sand and organic materials.

This class is suitable for complete beginners and also students with some experience in jewellery making who want to learn casting techniques. Small class size for a better learning experience.

Materials cost: $75 payable on the morning of your class – includes 20g of sterling silver granules for your casting projects

Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle’s studio near Byron Bay, NSW.

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creative metal forming using the casting process. We will explore both delft sand casting as well as casting into household organic materials such as pasta and dried materials that are easy to source.

Whether you are a beginner or want to expand your existing silver jewellery making skills, this class is perfect for you!

Everything you need for the workshop will be supplied, including 20 grams of sterling silver granules. With this amount, you can create one large or two unique jewellery pieces. If you have any scrap metal that you'd like to melt down, you are welcome to bring it along as well!

During the workshop, you will have access to a variety of objects to mould and cast. You can also bring your own objects if you have something specific in mind. You can expect to complete one or two pieces of cast pieces to be formed into jewellery.

At the end of this course, you will go home with your unique jewellery piece/s.

What to bring

  • Notepad and pen
  • $75 to tutor on the morning of class for materials
  • Wear closed-in shoes, no loose clothing and tie up long hair
  • Bring your own lunch
  • Students need to be healthy and fit as a degree of hand strength and steadiness are required in jewellery making.

Important information

Once your enrollment is completed you will receive a confirmation email. This email will be your receipt and inform you of the dates, time and venue of your course, it will also let you know of anything you need to take to class with you.

Please make sure that you give us a valid email address and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

Students are required to be 15 years old and above at the time of enrollment.

Venue: details provided on enrollment. You will be hosted at Michelle's studio near Byron Bay, NSW.