Hundreds of color photographs detail the procedures and display a breathtaking assortment of pieces by talented artists. Each innovative project introduces techniques that range from casting and stamping to hand engraving, electroplating, and more specialized methods. The chapter on gems alone--featuring the work of Bernd Munsteiner, considered the world's best gem cutter--makes this source book invaluable.This section will show one reliable method of stringing necklaces thata#39;s quick and easy to learn. Use high-quality beading silk with a fine copper wire at the end to thread the beads. You will also need a metal spiral to protect the part of the wireanbsp;...
|Title||:||Goldsmithing & Silver Work|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2007-03-01|