As well as making my own wax patterns, I also make them for the jewellery trade. I use a simple tool made out of a length of wire coat hanger and a flame, building up the wax and scraping it away until it looks right.
A saker falcon, the handle for a ceremonial sword
A ham and lettuce sandwich
These pheasants are made in two parts and soldered together after casting
Modelling tools and wax