Kids Christmas Decoration Workshop 3 – Making the Candle and Pouring the Plaster

Do your children love to make their own Christmas decorations? Would they like to learn to create their own angels, trees, stars, snowmen and more to hang on your Christmas tree or perhaps to sell to others? During this workshop the child will learn how to create their own decorations/objects with clay by pouring a mould. Your child will be able to make candles as well as plaster of paris decorations.

Book at 0812463255 or kirsten.wechslberger@yahoo.com

29 November 2014 09h00 – 12h00

Kirsten Wechslberger Studio, Arebbusch Travel Lodge, Olympia, Windhoek

 

Candles and clay made by Nuwa

Candles and clay made by Nuwa

Finished candles

Finished candles

Glitter candle

Glitter candle

Finished candles

Finished candles

Finished muffing glitter candle

Finished muffing glitter candle

First cast of Father Christmas from Elizabeth's mould

First cast of Father Christmas from Elizabeth’s mould

First half of Adam's mould.

First half of Adam’s mould.

Adam's second half of mould ready to be poured

Adam’s second half of mould ready to be poured

Poured moulds - plaster of paris

Poured moulds – plaster of paris

Moulds ready to be cleaned

Moulds ready to be cleaned

Adam's elephant - perfect plaster mould

Adam’s elephant – perfect plaster mould

Adam grating the wax to make it easier to melt

Adam grating the wax to make it easier to melt

Eli grating the wax

Eli grating the wax

Eli grating the wax

Eli grating the wax

Team work

Team work

First cast of elephant with plaster

First cast of elephant with plaster

The mould - Father Christmas

The mould – Father Christmas

Elizabeth waiting to be picked up. Everyone tired

Elizabeth waiting to be picked up. Everyone tired

20141129_114704

Nuwa and Adam done with their work

Nuwa and Adam done with their work














The workshop line up is as follows:

Christmas Decoration Workshop 1 – Creating Decoration for Reproduction – Done

Christmas Decoration with paper @ Goethe Centre Christmas Market: Done

Christmas Decoration Workshop 2 – Producing Moulds of Your Decorations -Done

Christmas Decoration Workshop 3 – Casting Moulds with Plaster of Paris/candle wax – 29 November 2014 09h00 – 12h00

Christmas Decoration Workshop 4 – Decorating the Cast Decorations – 6 December 2014 – 09h00 – 12h00

Each workshop costs N$450.00. Payment must be done 5 days in advance. Please e-mail Kirsten for banking details.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s