Vannetta Seecharran

Wax Carving for Silver Jewellery

5 Week Evening Class

Wax carving is a really interesting and effective method of making silver jewellery. The process involves carving a piece of wax into the shape you want. This is sent to a professsional casters and comes back as silver copy of the shape you carved, ready for you to sand and polish. Very intricate pieces can easily and quickly be made using this technique and you can use this technique at home with minimal tools.

During the course you will learn how to carve wax into the shape of your desired piece and how to finish the cast silver. You will make a piece such as a ring or pendant using this technique which will be cast in silver return the following week for finishing.

You will learn

You will make:

Materials: The course fee includes all materials except for your castings. The cost of the castings will vary depending on the weight and silver price but a simple ring would cost about 15.

  • Wax Carving Tools And Carving Wax
  • A Silver Ring Cast From A Wax Model
  • Ring Carved In Wax
  • Leaf Brooch Carved In Wax
  • Silver Leaf Brooch Cast From Wax Model
  • A Selection Of Rings Carved From Wax


Wax Carving for Silver Jewellery

Course Vannetta Seecharran School of Jewellery


£180 (includes all materials)

Class Times

6:30pm - 9:00pm


Course Completion Certificate