Popular jewelry designer and instructor Scott David Plumlee shows readers how to create 24 intricate-looking earrings, bracelets, and necklaces at home with a new quick and easy soldering technique. An innovative new material is turning traditional soldering upside down. Scott David Plumlee, author of Handcrafting Chain and Bead Jewelry, teaches jewelry makers how to use a revolutionary new soldering paste and a small hand-held butane torch to create a range of seemingly complex but easily doable chain and bead designs at their kitchen table--no elaborate, expensive studio required. Scott's ingenious methods, clear instruction, and inspiring designs will give any aspiring jewelry maker the confidence to master this formerly intimidating technique.MAKING SILVER AND GOLD HEAD PINS Head pins are very handy and easily crafted from Argentium silver Wire and a butane torch. As the silver wire tip is heated TOOLS: Flat-nose pliers; side cutters: digital caliper; Argentium silver solder paste (for gold-filled head ... MATERIALS FOR SILVER HEAD PINS: One or more 3a#39;/:-inch (8.9cm) lengths of 24-gauge Argentium sterling silver wires; two or moreanbsp;...
|Title||:||Silver Soldering Simplified|
|Author||:||Scott David Plumlee|
|Publisher||:||Potter Craft - 2013-09-17|