Jewelry III - Skills
In Jewelry III, we will cover advanced metalsmithing techniques such as wire bending, forging, metal forming and stone setting. This further builds upon the foundation set by Jewelry I and Jewelry II, increasing the level of difficulty on previously learned skills.
Jewelry III - Skills - Basic Bezels
Jewelry III Skills - Tube Set Diamond
Jewelry III Skills - 3 Knuckled Hinge
Jimmy demonstrates a technique to make a 3 knuckled hinge
other techniques shown:
- Mixing metals in your work
- Using textured metal
- Using decorative rivets
Jewelry III Skills - 3 Connectors
In this video Jimmy creates three elegant connectors.
You can use these to connect to your jump ring instead of connecting the jump ring directly to the jewelry.
This is one of the skills jimmy finds essential as he has always found importance in having details in your jewelry.