Explore Lost Wax Casting (Saturdays) with Nicole Lance

Discover the simple technique of cuttlebone casting, and the art of lost wax casting, a process in which a mould is created out of wax, burnt away and then refilled with metal. These techniques allow for fine detailing on a small scale, resulting in exquisite metal pieces.


  •  A materials fee is included in the cost of the course

What to bring:-

  • Apron
  • Designs and forms for inspiration
  • Any jewellery making or wax carving tools (if you have them)
  • Old gold/ silver for melting, this will be discussed in the first class
  • Students must wear appropriate clothing, closed-toe shoes and tie up long hair for safety reasons


Please note, COVID restrictions may apply at the time of this course. By enrolling, you agree to abide by the restrictions at all times while onsite. Please visit the COVID Safe page on our website to read the most up to date information or visit wa.gov.au.

Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact Reception on 9432 9555 or email [email protected] to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Tutor Nicole Lance

Nicole's flexible and informative teaching style puts an emphasis on careful design and her classes will equip newcomers with both contemporary and traditional techniques.

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