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LexiSugarSkull

Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, September/October 2015

Test your soldering skills with a creative sugar skull pendant that combines sterling and copper with festive Bali beads. Enamel and dap a fun enamel dome ring. Explore the intricate gothic creations of several designers. Use basic metalsmithing and engraving to create a fantasy ear cuff. Research the best plastic tools and materials with tool…

Pinolith and Sterling Belt Buckle

Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, August 2015

Shape a delicate silver rose with a hammer while you learn metal forming techniques. Combine shrink plastic and sheet metal for a funky layered ring. Research the best metal forming tools available with tool maven Helen Driggs. Discover pinolith and combine with turquoise and coral for a stunning stonework belt buckle. Inlay turquoise into silver…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, July 2015

About our cover…Lilian Chen's Square Wire HeartsPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 32 page 20 page 48 page 26 July 2015Volume 69, Number 3Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorBrass Tactics 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net Profits: New Ideas for Social Media Marketingby Cathleen…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, May/June 2015

About our cover…Kate Furman's Growth Rings Wood BroochPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 42 page 28 page 20 page 56 May/June 2015Volume 69, Number 2Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorTop Drawer Designs 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net Profits: Work Local, Market Globalby Cathleen McCarthymore…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, April 2015

About our cover…Jeff Fulkerson's Candelaria Turquoise and Sterling Cross PHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 14  page 30  page 42 page 26 April 2015Volume 69, Number 1Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorAs Seen in Cool Tools & Hip Tips 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, March 2015

About our cover…William Fretz's Mountain RingPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 38  page 30  page 46 page 26 March 2015Volume 68, Number 9Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorAw, Who Cares About the Rules 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net Profits: New…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, January/February 2015

About our cover…Betsy Lehndorff's Thunder Bay Amethyst PendantPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 14  page 38  page 46 page 20 January/February 2015Volume 68, Number 8 Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorAlways Get Dressed 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, December 2014

About our cover…Noel Yovovich's Wedding RingPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 18  page 22  page 48  page 56 December 2014Volume 68, Number 7 Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorBest to Your 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net Profits: Run Your Business…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, November 2014

About our cover…Jeff Fulkerson's Stamped Bib NecklacePHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 14  page 34  page 58  page 18 November 2014Volume 68, Number 6 Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorTools for Thought 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10 Net Profits: Holiday Shippingby…

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Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, September/October 2014

About our cover…Laurel Nathanson's Acrylic and Silver Stack RingsPHOTO: JIM LAWSON page 42  page 28  page 46  page 10 September/October 2014Volume 68, Number 5 Print Magazine Table of Contents Features | Advertising Sections Print Features 4 My Turn from the EditorWhere Are Your Winners 6 Your TurnDesign Challenge & Letters 8 Their TurnA Gallery of This Issue’s Contributors 10…