ART 158B2 : Jewelry - Casting & Chain Making II
Jewelry-Casting Chains II
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Contact hours total
Builds on the skills learned in ART 158B1. It will include centrifugal, vacuum, cuttlebone casting and sand casting. The use of molds to duplicate textures to transfer onto wax, creating stone settings in wax, controlling the wax burn-out and weaving complex linked chains will be included.
1. Make additive and subractive wax models with basic proficiency.
2. Understanding the required needs of the investing and burnout processes
3. Learn the casting process, working with torches as well as all concerns
4. Learn proper metal finishing.