By Kate Ferrant Richbourg
Metalworking is usually considered as a ability that takes years of commitment, calls for a wide studio house, and prices handsome profit. thankfully, Simple Soldering proves that doesn't have to be the case. this convenient how-to advisor is whole in its exploration of the craft of making soldered steel jewellery, together with instruments, options, and 20 attractive initiatives that newcomers and fans could make at home.
Author and instructor Kate Richbourg demystifies simple soldering for any domestic crafter, exhibiting easy methods to create subtle, polished, and professional-looking jewellery items via basic soldering suggestions. First, she instructs easy methods to organize a jewellery workspace that matches the confines of your funds and dwelling area. unique step by step directions stroll you thru the fundamental instruments and fabrics you would like, plus how one can use them. A pattern bankruptcy supplies a number of introductory routines that train sturdy abilities, permitting you to check those recommendations on a small scale. ultimately, you will discover 20 entire tasks that come with jewelry, pendants, jewelry, bracelets, and clasps that can additionally contain bead or cord embellishment.
Kate additionally demonstrates tips to mix and layer strategies to attractive impression. She additionally examines universal error, exhibits find out how to right or adapt them, and provides recommendation on whilst it is time to commence over. so much of all, having taught hundreds of thousands of periods on soldering, Kate has a "you can do it!" angle that shines via to assist even the main reluctant jewellery maker fan the flames of the torch with ease.
Paired with an educational DVD, Kate's specialist educating talents may also help tasks come alive, correct on your personal studio.
With Simple Soldering, the paintings of steel operating specific jewellery is now at your fingertips.