Just started working with precious metal clay and unsure of the best way to finish your design? When it comes to firing metal clay, there are various routes you can take. For beginners, here are the simple techniques How to Fire Precious Metal Clay.
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Unsightly metal tarnish is one of those annoying and persistent problems which can become the bane of a jeweler’s life if not addressed correctly. Fortunately, there are many products on the market today which will effectively help with removing and preventing metal tarnish on the jewelry, and alleviate the development of the dreaded black […]
Soldering chain links is a fiddly business. But there are some techniques you can use to make sure that you’re getting it right each time. Use our step by step guide below to help you learn how to solder silver chain and gold chain using some basic principles.
No matter how far along you are in your jewelry making endeavors, metal stamping is heralded as an excellent skill that can be adopted by anyone, from beginner to advanced. We have shown the Guide to Jewellery Hammers For Beginners. So here are the guidelines on How to Stamp a Metal Jewellery
Melting silver is a natural process and once you get to know the fundamental principles of the metal’s melting points. Commonly used by many jewelers due to its lower melting point, silver is a great place to start when learning how to melt metal to make more complex jewelry designs, and graduate to more difficult soldering […]