For new and more experienced jewelers, this thorough class in wax carving teaches a fun, effective, and easy way to create beautiful pieces! Emilie Shapiro lays out her hands-on techniques and explains the fundamentals, including how to make molds and multiple models with variations. Her beautiful projects range from simple tribal-inspired earrings to intermediate-level work like an Elephant Pendant and Snake Bangle.
Emilie Shapiro lives and works in New York City, designing and creating her own jewelry line, Emilie Shapiro Contemporary Metals. She teaches wax-carving classes and specialty workshops at various studios including the 92Y, Liloveve Jewelry School, and other studios throughout the NY metro area. Her previous book is How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line (Sterling).