The Art & Craft of Making Jewelry
A Complete Guide to Essential TechniquesBook - 2006
Packed with hundreds of color how-to photographs, images of contemporary work, and time-tested tips, this spectacular guide will become an essential addition to every jeweler's library. All the basics are comprehensively covered--sawing, piercing, soldering metal--along with advanced skills such as granulation, enameling, stone setting, and simple casting. Every unique project reinforces the techniques. Each chapter features a substantial gallery of contemporary pieces.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2006
Edition: 1st ed
Call Number: 739.27 G582a
Characteristics: 176 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: Making jewelry