Contemporary Copper Jewelry: Step-by-Step Techniques and Projects (Paperback)
“vines” of cord lend a fragile floor embellishment to rectangular-shaped beads during this bracelet, which seems nice in copper or sterling silver cord. complete measurement: eight" (20.3 cm) fabrics Toggle clasp three topaz 8mm Czech fire-polished beads four photo jasper 15x20mm rounded rectangles four' (122 cm) of around dead-soft copper 18-gauge twine 18" (46 cm) of around dead-soft copper 22-gauge twine instruments Flush cutters 0000 metal wool Small jeweler’s flat dossier Small metal bench block.
0000 metal wool (see fundamentals part pp. 8–19). Flush lower (see fundamentals part) 2 items of 20-gauge twine, every one eight" (20 cm) lengthy. Spiral in a single finish of every cord piece until eventually it measures four" (10 cm) lengthy from the surface of the spiral to the top of the cord. STEP 2: at the again of the spiral, with small round-nose pliers, bend the cord up and over in a loop. STEP three: swap the orientation of the software that you can wrap the cord thoroughly round it as proven. Repeat from Step 1 with the.
Congress Cataloging-in-Publication facts Miller, Sharilyn. modern copper jewellery : step by step innovations and initiatives / Sharilyn Miller. p. cm. comprises bibliographical references and index. ISBN nine 78-1 -5 9668-143-9 (pbk.) ISBN nine 78-1 -5 9668-909-1 (PDF) ISBN 978-1-62033-321-1 (ePub) 1. jewellery making. 2. twine craft. three. Copper jewellery. I. name. TT2 12.M5286 2009 739.27--dc22 2009008795.
twine finish. STEP 2: Flush reduce a section of cord approximately 1½" (3.8 cm) lengthy. STEP three: Repeat those first steps to create twine items of equivalent size. STEP four: Forge one finish of every cord piece with a chasing or planishing hammer to skinny down the tip a bit bit; don’t overdo this step. STEP five: dossier the perimeters with a small flat dossier to delicate them. STEP 6: Use a small embossing hammer to forge texture into the paddle quarter of the twine. commence with the bigger head of the hammer and.
Silver and garnet beads. utilizing her layout and directions, I made an analogous necklace utilizing darkish annealed metal and copper wires plus natural-colored agates and different beads. whereas my necklace appears to be like very various from Dale’s, the unique layout is all her personal. entire measurement: 23" (58 cm) fabrics 1 toggle clasp approximately 50 copper head pins, each one three" (8 cm) lengthy approximately 100–150 beads: good selection of huge agate chips, small gem stones, spacer beads, and steel beads three' (91 cm) of around darkish.