This course stands independently as an introduction to the craft of Lost wax casting using the Block investment technique.
Previous knowledge and experience of casting is useful but not essential to enrol on this course.
Session 1 9.00am to 12.30pm
Lunch 12.30pm to 1.30
Session 2 1.30pm to 4.00pm (approx)
Course Content (For Sessions 1 & 2)
Handouts covering course content will be provided and students will also be able to purchase moulding itemsfrom our foundry store. If you require any products please let us know in advance so that we can ensure that they are ready for collection.
Tea /Coffee and a light lunch will be provided. (Please notify us of any special dietary requirements)
Clothing / Footwear
You will need to be appropriately dressed for a workshop environment. Natural fabric is best.
You should wear tough leather shoes or boots preferably with steel toe caps.
Feel free to bring note book, pencil, camera if you wish to document the day’s activities. A memory stick is useful to make copies of some larger documents.
We understand you are interested in further developing your casting skills so it may be useful to bring along drawings, photographs and or parts so that we can look at and discuss possible ways of achieving your goals
N.B. We will not be able to cast these components on the day.