Wax II: Stonesetting 1 & 2
This is a multiple-session series! Oct 6-Nov 10 | $450 | Thursdays | 6-9pm | wax included + tool list This is an intermediate and advanced level wax carving class which will explore in depth model making techniques. Intermediate students will create either a ring or a pendant of their own design set with either a cabochon or rough gemstone. Advanced students will design more technical projects. Various carving techniques will be covered, delving deeper into design transfer, layout, carving, and build-up. Both bezel and prong styles will be addressed as well as problem solving for uniquely cut and rough gemstones. Students should provide either a round or oval shape gemstone not less than 10 mm in any direction, or can purchase from the tutors collection. Wax will be provided. Prior wax carving experience highly recommended.
Liloveve is a boutique jewelry studio located in the vibrant and artistic neighborhood of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. We offer jewelry classes and workshops that explore the inherent creativity of our individual students as well as technical aspects of the craft. We function as a bridge between the art of jewelry making and the production aspects of the jewelry industry – reviving ancient hand crafting skills as well as understanding modern tools and techniques. Jewelry making is an antique art, having existed since the cave era. It has flourished throughout history up to our current day. We travel that rich lineage through a series of classes that delve into the organic handmade process, from introductory level courses up to professional model making and fine jewelry design.
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