I often get asked how I make rings for chainmaille jewelry. This video is my answer. A 10.5-minute video showing how I make rings for chainmaille jewelry. The video, with narration, shows the entire process: coiling sterling silver wire, cutting the rings, cleaning the rings, drying, and storing. Make sure to turn up your volume…
Katie Hacker presents ideas and styles for Y-Connectors.
Danielle Fox, editor of Stringing magazine, presents ideas for Head Pins.
Katie Hacker shares her ideas for nature-inspired toggle clasps. For more information on the toggles seen here, as well as complete resource information for the featured products, see Katie's Finds in the April/May 2010 issue of Beadwork magazine. Visit www.beadworkmagazine.com.
Join master teacher and jewelry artist Kate McKinnon as she explores the amazing effects of metal clay in her new book + DVD, Sculptural Metal Clay Jewelry. This book retails for $26.95 and as an added bonus, includes an approximately 60 minute DVD of key techniques and instruction. Learn more at: http://shop.jewelrymakingdaily.com/Beading-Jewelry/Books/Scul…
Becky Stern from CRAFT teachers the basics of piercing and texturing metal with just a few tools. She shows you how to use a jeweler's saw and copper etchant to create a get-well card for a friend.
Becky Stern from CRAFT shows some metalworking techniques including files, rotary abrasives, and how to make a ball-head rivet with a butane torch.