The Jeweler's Studio Handbook: Traditional and Contemporary Techniques for Working with Metal and Mixed Media Materials

The Jeweler's Studio Handbook: Traditional and Contemporary Techniques for Working with Metal and Mixed Media Materials

Brandon Holschuh


Master the artwork and craft of steel jewellery making on your own residence studio!

Great jewellery is unique, well-designed, and -- with the correct instruments -- should be created at domestic via the aspiring artist.  The Jeweler's Studio guide guides you thru the method of equipping your personal jewellery studio and teaches you the concepts that might have you ever crafting unique steel jewellery in no time.

Artist Brandon Holschuh walks you thru making plans your paintings house, choosing instruments and fabrics, studying simple metalwork innovations, and using your new abilities to 20 unique pieces.  moreover, The Jeweler's Studio guide encourages novel layout, stable association and fearless experimentation, making sure it is going to stay a useful source for jewellery artists for years to come.

• invitations you into the realm of the house jewellery artist, from workbench to gallery
• Teaches primary jewelry-making suggestions -- hammering, soldering, riveting, and extra -- in full-color photographs
• Illustrates the stairs for crafting twenty attractive items of metalwork jewellery, together with jewelry, bracelets, rings, and pendants
• positive aspects gallery-quality jewellery from dozens of contributing artists

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