Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers: Traditional and Contemporary Techniques for Inspirational Results (Hardcover)
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Learn to create beautiful metal jewelry with Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers! This jewelry making book contains all the fundamentals of jewelry metalsmithing and design.
Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers is the ultimate reference book for anyone interested in creating their own jewelry. Using clear, step-by-step instructions and interviews from experts in the craft, the author provides a comprehensive overview of metal jewelry making. This silversmithing book is perfect for beginners, home crafters, and professionals alike!
Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers contains over 700 inspirational photos showcasing traditional and contemporary techniques and includes:
- 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
Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers is ideal for adult crafters, specialists, and beginners. Start making your own amazing jewelry today!
About the Author
Jinks McGrath is a jeweler and teacher whose designs have been widely exhibited and collected. She is the author of several previously published books on jewelry craft and design. She lives and words in East Sussex, England.