Jewellery Making Techniques Book: Over 50 Techniques for Creating Eye-catching Contemporary and Traditional Designs
Description: This illustrated guide is designed for both beginners and more advanced jewellery makers alike. All the techniques needed to make jewellery at home or in a small workshop are described, with over 50 clear step-by-step demonstrations. A wide range of pieces are featured, including rings, earrings, neckpieces, chains, pendants, brooches, bracelets and cufflinks.
When using a jeweler's saw lubricate the blade with bees wax or other wax based lubricants. This will allow the blade to slide through the metal easier making cutting more accurate. Re-lubricate the blade before each cut, and after every inch or so on long cuts.