Jewelry Artists Guide to Liver of Sulfur
A Guide to Creating Patinas & Finishes using Liver of Sulfur
Tumblers and the Dreaded Black Contamination
Have you opened your rotary tumbler barrel expecting sparkling, shiny jewelry and instead found your silver...bronzy or black film?
Gemstones in Metal Clay
Many natural gemstones can be set into metal clay and fired in place. Other gemstones will not survive the heat. Should be set after firing.
Making a ring from metal clay may seem a little intimidating at first, but it's actually very easy.
Why $50 Silver in 1980 Does Not Count
It's true that silver once closed at almost $50 an ounce, but you can't count that.
Have you ever noticed the tiny writing inside of a ring made of silver, gold or platinum?