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Time: April 16, 2011 to April 17, 2011
Location: Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts
Street: 760 market st. #900
City/Town: San Francisco, CA
Website or Map: http://www.revereacademy.com/…
Phone: 415 391 4179
Event Type: class
Organized By: Revere Academy
Latest Activity: Nov 1, 2010
Figurative Wax Carving with Kate Wolf
April 16-17, 2011 from 9 am - 5 pm $399 + $15 kit
Register Now - April 16-17, 2011 class
Have you ever wanted to include figurative forms in your work? Would you like to incorporate flowers, faces, animals, fish or birds in your jewelry? It?s not difficult and here?s the chance to learn how! This short but intense class shows you how to turn rough sketches and images into finished pieces. We will begin with working drawings for design development. Then learn to layout, transfer, and carve your designs in wax. Instruction includes how to carve mirror images and hollow forms. Take this class and expand your repertoire to include life forms.
Prerequisite: Fabrication 1 or experience.
Kate Wolf will also teach Wax Carving Intensive, April 11-15, 2011.
Kate Wolf has been carving wax and making jewelry for 31 years. A former master modelmaker and Director of Production for the Jewelry Division of the Franklin Mint, Kate holds a BFA in Metalsmithing and Jewelry from Tyler School of Art. She has designed and currently produces her own signature line of precision jewelry tools for wax. See them at katewolfdesigns.com and wolftools.com.