Join Nadine Sharpe as she runs this introductory course on silicon mould making and earring casting.
This interactive workshop is full of learning and hands-on experience.
IN THIS 6 Hour Workshop you will learn
In this workshop students learn how to create a pair of earrings of their own design from scratch.
We will sculpt two pairs of earrings in polymer clay, mould them and then cast them in resin. All in the one day!
The workshop will take students step by step through how to make a piece of resin jewellery from beginning to end. The mould they create will be able to be used again and again to create further pieces at home.
While the mould is curing, students learn the art of resin casting with fast curing resin, using Own Sweet Time's silicone moulds to cast a piece of jewellery, in the colour of their choice. A second casting will then be done in the newly created mould, learning more creative casting techniques, including the possibility of embedding items, this time using slow curing resin.
We will cover hand-sanding techniques, so the pieces will be finished to highest standards.
Who Should Attend?
Any one with an interest in jewellery design or resin casting. All experience levels welcome. This class caters for beginners.
What You'll Get
Each attendee will leave this session with a mould of created pieces + a cast of these pieces plus a cast of an Own Sweet Time piece of jewellery.
Participants will also be provided with a yummy home-made snack and/or fruit platter, and refreshments including water, organic teas and French press coffee.
What to bring
All materials provided.
To avoid waste, please bring your own water bottle and keep cup!
Products used include: Pinkysil fast set silicone, BQueen fast curing resin, and slow curing epoxy resin.
DATE & TIME
Saturday 8 February, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm
Jugiong Memorial Hall
299 Riverside Drive
Jugiong NSW 2726
$300 per ticket (GST inc)
10 places available
Payment plans are now available for those wishing to purchase tickets this way.
For more information please email us.
FREE DROUGHT SUBSIDY PLACES
Our Drought Subsidy Program provides fully subsidised (FREE) places to many of our creative workshops. These places are available to any resident of the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network footprint, directly or indirectly affected by the drought. If you think you’re eligible please submit a simple EOI form via email and we will confirm your place in this workshop shortly.
This initiative is made possible by a Murrumbidgee Community Grant, which is an initiative of Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network (Murrumbidgee PHN) and part of the Australian Government’s ‘Empowering our Communities’ funding.
Please click here to read more about this initiative.
CREATIVE KIDS - NSW GOVT $100 VOUCHERS
The Wired Lab is a registered provider of the NSW Government ‘Creative Kids’ Program, which entitles parents and carers of young people (18 years and under) to a $100 voucher towards creative activities. One voucher per child is available on an annual basis.
Most of our workshops are accessible to mature teens or children accompanied by an adult.
Parents and guardians of participants under 18 should contact us directly before enrolling.
To claim your voucher the parent/guardian needs to establish a Service NSW account and apply for a Creative Kids Voucher
Once your voucher is issued contact us to reserve your child's place in a workshop.
Please provide the child's full name, date of birth and the voucher number.
If the workshop place is more than $100, we will invoice you for the balance of the fee.
This venue is wheelchair accessible.
The Wired Open Labs workshops are presented in a range of venues where varying access needs can be met.
We have endeavoured to make our workshops as accessible as possible.
Please contact us with any other specific access needs before purchasing a ticket to ensure we meet your requirements.
Anna Schoo | The Wired Lab | info <@> wiredlab.org
This project is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
The Wired Lab is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.
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