Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers
Traditional and Contemporary Techniques for Inspirational ResultsBook - 2014 | 1st ed
The ultimate reference for anyone interested in creating metal jewelry. Using clear, step-by-step instructions, interviews from experts in the craft, and hundreds of photos showcasing contemporary work, the author provides one of the most comprehensive volumes on metal jewelry making available. Home crafters, students, serious amateurs, and professional jewelry designers alike will find: --Essential information on the tools and materials needed for success --Detailed properties for a large variety of metals--from aluminum and tin to gold and platinum --An extensive range of metalwork techniques suitable for beginners, amateurs, and specialists --Step-by-step tutorials and comprehensive sidebars detailing each process for a variety of metals. --Publishers Description.
Publisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 2014
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 739.27 MCGRATH
Characteristics: 320 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm