I am new on this forum as well as in jewelry making. I am French and
i hope you will forgive me my bad english. I will try my best to be
I live in Central America and i am artist and fond of lost wax work.
In France, i was curving my wax models and for the casting i gave
them to a professional to do it. So, i never saw the casting
process… I would like to have my own studio, as in Belize there is
nobody to cast for me. I will need to buy all the machines and
staff… and learn to use them alone.
I am wondering which way is the best to cast… is it with
centrifugal or with vaccum? Knowing that i curve in blue wax,
pendents which have some parts as thin as 3 or 4 paper sheets
together. I would like also to be able to cast in silver, bronze or
I saw that on some other forum they recomand Tim McCreight’s books.
I would like a book with step by step photos, as i some time don’t
understand all technical english… So, which one must i order firt?
If any of you could help me, i will be very happy and i thank you by
advance for it.