Soldering Jewelry

Soldering utilizes a torch and wire or paste solder to strongly, permanently join pieces or edges of metal (sheet or wire) for jewelry making. Soldering types include sweat soldering, pick soldering, and butt-join soldering.

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5 Metalsmithing Tips Plus a Year’s Worth of Expert Advice and Jewelry-Making Tutorials & Inspiration

It’s impossible to look through an issue of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist magazine without learning something, being inspired by something, and falling in love with something–and usually more than once! My issues of LJJA are dog-eared, sticky-note ruffled resources that never disappoint when I’m looking for a challenge or just something fun and interesting to…