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Title:
Jewelry making : tips and tricks of the trade
Author:
O'Keeffe, Stephen.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Iola, WI : Krause Publications, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
General Note:
"A Quarto book.--Verso t.p.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780873496506
Format :
Book

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Central Library TT212 .O44 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

- Complete book on creating inexpensive, but beautiful jewelry- Traditional methods are adapted for inexpensive materials- Heavily photographed techniques


Table of Contents

Forewordp. 6
Getting Startedp. 8
Chapter 1 Basic Techniques and Projects
Cuttingp. 22
Drillingp. 26
Formingp. 27
Planishingp. 28
Annealingp. 30
Solderingp. 31
Finishing Techniquesp. 34
Project 1 Octagonal Ringp. 38
Project 2 S-Shaped Ringp. 41
Project 3 Planished Banglep. 42
Project 4 Forged Choker and Earringsp. 44
Project 5 Silver Cross and Ear Studsp. 46
Project 6 Domed Ear Studsp. 48
Chapter 2 Further Techniques and Projects
Working in Wirep. 52
Lesson: Wire Drawingp. 53
Project 7 Basic Scroll Ringp. 56
Project 8 Scroll Pendant with Earringsp. 58
Project 9 Scroll Variation: Hair Ornamentp. 59
Project 10 Celtic Scroll Pendantp. 60
Lesson: Twisted Wirep. 62
Project 11 Twisted Ringp. 63
Project 12 Twisted Wire Banglep. 64
Project 13 Horseshoe Banglep. 65
Project 14 Twisted and Forged Pendantp. 66
Lesson: Tying the Knotp. 68
Project 15 Figure Eight Knot Ringp. 69
Project 16 Reef Knot Banglep. 70
Project 17 Reef Knot Ring with Stonep. 72
Lesson: Jewelry without Solderp. 74
Project 18 Silver Broochp. 74
Project 19 Scroll Pendant with Beadp. 76
Project 20 Scroll and Spiral Braceletp. 78
Lesson: Making and Using a Bending Jigp. 80
Project 21 Bending Jig Pendant and Earringsp. 82
Project 22 Bending Jig Ringp. 83
Etchingp. 84
Lesson: Stopping Out and Etchingp. 84
Project 23 Bronze Ringp. 86
Project 24 Spoon Pendantp. 87
Project 25 Belt Bucklep. 88
Melting and Fusingp. 90
Lesson: Balling Upp. 90
Project 26 Balled-Up Ringp. 91
Project 27 Silver and Bronze Fused Ringsp. 92
Project 28 Fused Bronze Crossp. 94
Project 29 Silver Scraps Fused Pendantp. 96
Repoussep. 98
Lesson: Repousse Techniquesp. 98
Project 30 Bronze Repousse Ringp. 100
Project 31 Repousse Pendantp. 101
Working in Acrylicp. 104
Lesson: Laminating Acrylicp. 105
Project 32 Acrylic Crossp. 106
Project 33 Acrylic Earringsp. 107
Project 34 Acrylic Cabochonp. 108
Setting Stonesp. 110
Lesson: Bezel Settingp. 110
Project 35 Domed Ring with Cabochonp. 112
Project 36 Platform Ring with Cabochonp. 113
Lesson: Setting Large and Odd-Shaped Cabochonsp. 114
Project 37 Fork Handle Pendantp. 115
Casting in Pewterp. 116
Lesson: Pewter Pendantp. 117
Project 38 Pewter Key Ringp. 118
Chains and Catchesp. 120
Lesson: Fetter Chainp. 120
Lesson: T-Bar Toggle Catchp. 122
Project 39 Beads Braceletp. 123
Glossaryp. 124
Index and Creditsp. 126

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