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 […]
Repairing jewelry for your customers is often a large part of a business that comes through your doors unexpectedly, and can be the right way of making some extra money alongside your jewelry designs. So it pays to know the ins and outs of jewelry chain repair. From necessary repairs to soldering chain links, we’ve […]
Recreating the beauty of naturally diamond gemstones through the Swarovski Zirconia stones. We unravel the 4 Dazzling things we need to know about Swarovski® Zirconia. The Swarovski Zirconia stones are with style, refraction, and durability. Swarovski Zirconia is not a naturally-occurring stone but made with artificial aid. However, this gemstone’s construction involves high-quality raw materials […]
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