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How to Avoid Copper Jewelry Turning the Skin Green

Copper jewelry is widely available, as copper is a fairly inexpensive metal that can easily be formed into bracelets, rings, necklaces and other fashionable items. However, copper leaves a green residue when it oxidizes, according to Newton Ask a Scientist. Chemicals in soaps, lotions and other ...

Jeweler Saw Blade Specifications : Sizes and Recommended Material Thicknesses

Jeweler Saw Blade Specifications, Sizes and Recommended Material Thicknesses. Illustrations and links.

Sawing Tips

Gæira's Anvil: Research and A&S

Sawing Tips

How To Do Your Best Sawing on Metal Infographic~ a wealth of handy information on saws and sawing. The information is arranged to provide a quick and convenient access and includes the basic information you need to produce your best results when using your jeweler's saw to cut and shape metal. (PDF)

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How To Do Your Best Sawing on Metal Infographic~ a wealth of handy information on saws and sawing. The information is arranged to provide a quick and convenient access and includes the basic information you need to produce your best results when using your jeweler's saw to cut and shape metal. (PDF)

Jewelry Tool Tips - How to do repairs or sizing of rings set with gemstones. Protect the gemstone by standing the jewelry piece in a cup filled with coarse river sand and water. Care must be taken that the water does not boil away when soldering the piece. / Meevis Tutorials / Metalsmithing / Jewelry Making / Sizing Rings:

Jewelry Making Tools and Tips

Jewelry Tool Tips - How to do repairs or sizing of rings set with gemstones. Protect the gemstone by standing the jewelry piece in a cup filled with coarse river sand and water. Care must be taken that the water does not boil away when soldering the piece. / Meevis Tutorials / Metalsmithing / Jewelry Making / Sizing Rings:

Polite tutored soldering for beginners look at this site

How to Grow Good Grass on Your Turf and Lawn - Mollerstead

Following is a list of various lawn grasses, their good points and bad. The most important factors to think about when choosing a lawn is suitability for climate and soil. If you spend time looking at the conditions which you presently have and match a lawn type to it, then you are well on the […]

Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry (eBook)

Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry (eBook)

Traditional Green Patinas

Traditional Green Patinas

Jade Green Patina is a hot or cold patina for bronze, brass, and copper. If applied cold, the color develop into kelly green in about 12 hours. If applied hot, the color will be jade green when used with the Universal Black or Black Dye-Oxide Patinas. The finish should be protected with 2 coats of Clear Guard. Light Green Patina is a cold patina for bronze, brass, and copper. Apply to a clean, cold (65°-70°F) metal. It will take 2-12 hours to completely react with the metal. Mint Green is a…

Coloring metal has presented a dilemma to artists for centuries. Until recently, chemical solutions were the only way to change the color of metal, and those colors were not bright. Now, with new materials, such as Prismacolor pencils, there are new fun and fascinating ways to brightly color your metals. Copper is one of the best metals to use for...

How to Use Prismacolor on Copper | eHow.com

Coloring metal has presented a dilemma to artists for centuries. Until recently, chemical solutions were the only way to change the color of metal, and those colors were not bright. Now, with new materials, such as Prismacolor pencils, there are new fun and fascinating ways to brightly color your metals.

Making Metal Stamping Charms and Pendants - Jennifer Jangles

Making Metal Stamping Charms and Pendants

Hey, Hey! I was doing some metal stamping the other day and thought might as well snap some photos and make a tutorial out of it.It's super easy and fun. Stamping is great for personalizing jewelry for gifts. How about that apple necklace as a teacher gift, what teacher wouldn't love it?Here's the how-to. Supplies: Metal stamping blanks, metal letter stamps, an anvil or metal plate( for placing...

titanium soldering clamps to make - mollettine in titanio per la saldatura

Titanium soldering clamps

titanium soldering clamps to make - mollettine in titanio per la saldatura

Metalsmith Essentials: Create Spirals, Tubes, and Other Curves for Jewelry Making Video Download

Metalsmith Essentials: Create Spirals, Tubes, and Other Curves for Jewelry Making Video Download

Metalsmith Essentials: Create Spirals, Tubes, and Other Curves for Jewelry Making Video Download

Micro Torches 101, Part 2: Torch in Action and Simple Soldering Setup - Jewelry Making Daily

Micro Torches 101, Part 2: Torch in Action and Simple Soldering Setup | Interweave

Beginners, master the fine and essential art of soldering with expert jewelry instructor Kate Richbourg at home or at Bead Fest. Get basic how-to here and then dig deeper with her books and classes.

Soldering with a Micro-Torch Ultimate Collection | InterweaveStore.com

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Soldering with a Micro-Torch Ultimate Collection | InterweaveStore.com

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Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3 – LoraLeeArtist

Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3

Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3 – LoraLeeArtist

Intro to Stone Setting: Essential Tools for Setting Stones in Bezels and Other Settings - Jewelry Making Daily - Blogs - Jewelry Making Daily

Intro to Stone Setting: Essential Tools for Setting Stones in Bezels and Other Settings | Interweave

Intro to Stone Setting: Essential Tools for Setting Stones in Bezels and Other Settings - Jewelry Making Daily - Blogs - Jewelry Making Daily

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Copper circle and flower necklace - 24551f

I suddenly got the urge to make this whilst my husband watched the rugby yesterday - I was supposed to be getting on with other things. It actually started as an earring until I decided that the ring was a bit chunky ideally. Hammered copper circle, with copper clay flower, ball riveted in place with silver. Hangs from a simple triple jump ring bail. It's less than an inch in diameter.

How to Make a Faux Shibuichi Finish on Copper: A Jewelry Making Tutorial

Sometimes I find that a lack of inspiration while making jewelry can lead to really interesting innovations. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you a technique I came up with during one of these times. I call it “faux shibuichi.” Shibuichi is an ancient Japanese alloy of silver and copper which creates really interesting…

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Rings

You'll love this if: You want to learn a variety of techniques that can be used to create quick and easy rings. You'd like to incorporate beads, stones and more into your pieces with a stunning riveted design.<

One Hour Rings Video Download

Round out your jewelry making with lessons for fast and fabulous metal rings from artist and experienced metalsmith Helen I. Driggs.

Bracelets

Converting a spoon handle into a stylish wristband - Decor DIY

There are numerous diy projects around the web but this one is probably one of the most creative diy projects. This diy project is about to craft a trendy wristband from a spoon handle and several glass beads. As for the result, it is just an amazing accessory. You can …

Antiqued copper round link bracelet - 23583f | A larger link… | Flickr

Antiqued copper round link bracelet - 23583f

A larger link version of my round link bracelet, this time done in antiqued copper.

Not Just a Bangle Copper Sterling Silver Brass by LjBjewelry

Bangle, Bracelet, Copper Bangle, Mixed Metal Stacking Bangle, Copper Layering Bracelet, Artisan Made Bangle, Anniversary Jewelry, LjBjewelry

Bangle, Bracelet, Copper Bangle, Mixed Metal Stacking Bangle, Copper Layering Bracelet, Artisan Made Bangle, Anniversary Jewelry, LjBjewelry I wanted to make a bangle bracelet with a little something extra. This bangle is made of 12 gauge (2 mm) copper wire, riveted together with brass tubing to a small rectangular piece of sterling silver. It is slightly textured around the bangle and I added some sterling silver twisted wire for a final touch. This bangle is made to order and 3 standard…

This handmade bracelet is made of 12 gauge copper wire and sterling silver. Each bangle is cold connected with a brass tube rivet to the sterling silver center piece. The length of the silver piece is 3 cm (1.17inch) and is 1.5 cm wide (0.58 inch). Three sizes are available: small 6cm (2.34 inch) medium 6.5 cm (2.53 inch) large 7 cm (2.73 inch) This bracelet has a nice earthy patina. Please include the size you need in a message to seller while checking out. If you prefer the b...

Triple Bangle, Bracelet, Cold Connections Bangle, Mixed metal Bangle, Sterling Silver, Copper, Brass, Warm Earthy Style

This handmade bracelet is made of 12 gauge copper wire and sterling silver. Each bangle is cold connected with a brass tube rivet to the sterling silver center piece. The length of the silver piece is 3 cm (1.17inch) and is 1.5 cm wide (0.58 inch). Three sizes are available: small 6cm (2.34 inch) medium 6.5 cm (2.53 inch) large 7 cm (2.73 inch) This bracelet has a nice earthy patina. Please include the size you need in "a message to seller" while checking out. If you prefer…

Hammered copper cuff bracelet, narrow open bangle with bark texture, women's bangle, men's cuff, copper wedding anniversary, oxidized copper by CinnamonJewellery on Etsy

Hammered copper cuff bracelet for men women open bangle | Etsy

An oxidized copper cuff bracelet with hammered bark texture with personalisation engraving option - MADE TO ORDER. SHIPPED FROM THE UK. Handmade copper cuff made from sturdy 5mm {4g} round copper wire which I've flattened then hammered to give the copper a rustic bark texture. The cuff is just 5mm wide which makes it really comfortable to wear. The ends of the copper are filed and sanded to a smooth finish and the cuff is shaped into an oval shape. The gap is approximately 1.25" to 1.5" so…

Copper circle and flower necklace - 24551f

I suddenly got the urge to make this whilst my husband watched the rugby yesterday - I was supposed to be getting on with other things. It actually started as an earring until I decided that the ring was a bit chunky ideally. Hammered copper circle, with copper clay flower, ball riveted in place with silver. Hangs from a simple triple jump ring bail. It's less than an inch in diameter.

How to Avoid Copper Jewelry Turning the Skin Green

Copper jewelry is widely available, as copper is a fairly inexpensive metal that can easily be formed into bracelets, rings, necklaces and other fashionable items. However, copper leaves a green residue when it oxidizes, according to Newton Ask a Scientist. Chemicals in soaps, lotions and other ...

Converting a spoon handle into a stylish wristband - Decor DIY

There are numerous diy projects around the web but this one is probably one of the most creative diy projects. This diy project is about to craft a trendy wristband from a spoon handle and several glass beads. As for the result, it is just an amazing accessory. You can …

How to Make a Faux Shibuichi Finish on Copper: A Jewelry Making Tutorial

Sometimes I find that a lack of inspiration while making jewelry can lead to really interesting innovations. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you a technique I came up with during one of these times. I call it “faux shibuichi.” Shibuichi is an ancient Japanese alloy of silver and copper which creates really interesting…

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Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3 – LoraLeeArtist

Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3

Chrysocolla In Copper Pendant #3 – LoraLeeArtist

Antiqued copper round link bracelet - 23583f | A larger link… | Flickr

Antiqued copper round link bracelet - 23583f

A larger link version of my round link bracelet, this time done in antiqued copper.

Not Just a Bangle Copper Sterling Silver Brass by LjBjewelry

Bangle, Bracelet, Copper Bangle, Mixed Metal Stacking Bangle, Copper Layering Bracelet, Artisan Made Bangle, Anniversary Jewelry, LjBjewelry

Bangle, Bracelet, Copper Bangle, Mixed Metal Stacking Bangle, Copper Layering Bracelet, Artisan Made Bangle, Anniversary Jewelry, LjBjewelry I wanted to make a bangle bracelet with a little something extra. This bangle is made of 12 gauge (2 mm) copper wire, riveted together with brass tubing to a small rectangular piece of sterling silver. It is slightly textured around the bangle and I added some sterling silver twisted wire for a final touch. This bangle is made to order and 3 standard…

This handmade bracelet is made of 12 gauge copper wire and sterling silver. Each bangle is cold connected with a brass tube rivet to the sterling silver center piece. The length of the silver piece is 3 cm (1.17inch) and is 1.5 cm wide (0.58 inch). Three sizes are available: small 6cm (2.34 inch) medium 6.5 cm (2.53 inch) large 7 cm (2.73 inch) This bracelet has a nice earthy patina. Please include the size you need in a message to seller while checking out. If you prefer the b...

Triple Bangle, Bracelet, Cold Connections Bangle, Mixed metal Bangle, Sterling Silver, Copper, Brass, Warm Earthy Style

This handmade bracelet is made of 12 gauge copper wire and sterling silver. Each bangle is cold connected with a brass tube rivet to the sterling silver center piece. The length of the silver piece is 3 cm (1.17inch) and is 1.5 cm wide (0.58 inch). Three sizes are available: small 6cm (2.34 inch) medium 6.5 cm (2.53 inch) large 7 cm (2.73 inch) This bracelet has a nice earthy patina. Please include the size you need in "a message to seller" while checking out. If you prefer…

Hammered copper cuff bracelet, narrow open bangle with bark texture, women's bangle, men's cuff, copper wedding anniversary, oxidized copper by CinnamonJewellery on Etsy

Hammered copper cuff bracelet for men women open bangle | Etsy

An oxidized copper cuff bracelet with hammered bark texture with personalisation engraving option - MADE TO ORDER. SHIPPED FROM THE UK. Handmade copper cuff made from sturdy 5mm {4g} round copper wire which I've flattened then hammered to give the copper a rustic bark texture. The cuff is just 5mm wide which makes it really comfortable to wear. The ends of the copper are filed and sanded to a smooth finish and the cuff is shaped into an oval shape. The gap is approximately 1.25" to 1.5" so…

Jeweler Saw Blade Specifications : Sizes and Recommended Material Thicknesses

Jeweler Saw Blade Specifications, Sizes and Recommended Material Thicknesses. Illustrations and links.

Sawing Tips

Gæira's Anvil: Research and A&S

Sawing Tips

How To Do Your Best Sawing on Metal Infographic~ a wealth of handy information on saws and sawing. The information is arranged to provide a quick and convenient access and includes the basic information you need to produce your best results when using your jeweler's saw to cut and shape metal. (PDF)

Rio Grande

How To Do Your Best Sawing on Metal Infographic~ a wealth of handy information on saws and sawing. The information is arranged to provide a quick and convenient access and includes the basic information you need to produce your best results when using your jeweler's saw to cut and shape metal. (PDF)

Jewelry Tool Tips - How to do repairs or sizing of rings set with gemstones. Protect the gemstone by standing the jewelry piece in a cup filled with coarse river sand and water. Care must be taken that the water does not boil away when soldering the piece. / Meevis Tutorials / Metalsmithing / Jewelry Making / Sizing Rings:

Jewelry Making Tools and Tips

Jewelry Tool Tips - How to do repairs or sizing of rings set with gemstones. Protect the gemstone by standing the jewelry piece in a cup filled with coarse river sand and water. Care must be taken that the water does not boil away when soldering the piece. / Meevis Tutorials / Metalsmithing / Jewelry Making / Sizing Rings:

Polite tutored soldering for beginners look at this site

How to Grow Good Grass on Your Turf and Lawn - Mollerstead

Following is a list of various lawn grasses, their good points and bad. The most important factors to think about when choosing a lawn is suitability for climate and soil. If you spend time looking at the conditions which you presently have and match a lawn type to it, then you are well on the […]

Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry (eBook)

Colored Pencil on Copper Jewelry (eBook)