Soldering Like A Pro: 9 Tips for Creating Perfect Solder Joins Every Time | Interweave
From fluxing to pickling and everything in between, master soldering with these nine essential tips from jewelry artist experts.
Embossed Metal without Embossing Metal
How would you like the look of embossed metal without embossing metal? How about being able to use all of those rubber stamps that you own ...
How To: Making A Decorative Twist On Copper Wire.
SINGLE STRAND TECHNIQUES These types of decorative twists can be used to add detail on knives, jewelry and metalsmithing projects. #1. In this example, I’m starting with square wire and running it through a rolling mill to change the cross section a bit,… pushing two corners out. #2. Texture the two opposite corners that haven’t been raised, with a sharp faced hammer. #3. Grab one end of the piece in a vice and the other with a pair of parallel jaw pliers. #4. Twist the piece until the…
Forged Leaf Brooch Tutorial - Ganoksin Jewelry Making Community
Since the earliest civilizations, the leaf shape has been an inspiration for jewelry. Here is a step by step tutorial of how to make a forged leaf brooch.
Coloring on Metal
Not long ago, I stumbled across the work of Deb Karash, who does amazing fabrication work and likes to color on metal. Yeah. You heard me right. She colors. With colored pencils. On metal. Are those not stunning? Seriously! Now, you know that I love all things metal. And when a friend showed me a Deb Karash piece that she actually owns, I decided I had to start experimenting. And let me stress: THIS IS AN EXPERIMENT. (Before I begin, I have to apologize for showing you the gorgeousness above…
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How To Make Leaves from Metal - Ganoksin Jewelry Making Community
This article shows a short photo tutorial by James Miller on how to make leaves from metal. Check out the photo tutorial method!