Wax-carve a sterling-silver ring or pendant | WORKSHOP

Deadline
2021-12-31
Artistic fields
Applied Arts
Eligibility
Other
Suitable for complete beginners with no jewellery-making experience.
Rewards
Other
Workshop
Description
HAND-CARVE A WAX-MODEL OF A RING OR PENDANT, TO BE CAST IN STERLING-SILVER, WITH KREUZBERG-BASED GOLDSMITH, NATHAN THOMAS. Join Kreuzberg-based #TheBerlinGoldsmith, Nathan Thomas, to make your own sterling-silver ring or pendant using the age-old goldsmithing method, lost wax casting. In the workshop, you will hand-carve a wax-model of your ring or pendant. Nathan will guide you through the process of bringing your vision to life. After the workshop, your wax model will be cast in sterling-silver, and polished and finished by Nathan, and will be available for pick-up. So come on your own mission, or with a friend or three, and enjoy an afternoon making fine jewellery in Nathan’s new jewellery studio. DATES & TIME: 2.5 hour workshops, from 14:00 – 16:30 pm + monthly, on the fourth Saturday of each month. LOCATION: Nathan Thomas Studio Köpenicker Straße 190 10997 Berlin + U-Bahn: Schlesisches Tor LIMITED PLACES: Each workshop is limited to 4 people. ABOUT NATHAN: Nathan is an Australian-born contemporary Goldsmith, with almost 20 years’ experience in the design and crafting of contemporary and traditional fine-jewellery. Nathan has a Bachelor degree in Jewellery and Object Design, and has worked for top Australian fashion labels and an internationally-renown diamond- and gem-jewellery house. Since 2004, Nathan has been custom-designing and producing his own lines of fine silver and gold jewellery. Since 2016, he has called Berlin 'home', and his studio workshop is based in the heart of Berlin's Kreuzberg district, just 100 meters from U-Bahn station Schlesisches Tor.
Location
Berlin, Germany
Cost
Participation fee
160 EUR
Application type
Online Form
Contact
Nathan Thomas