Anticlastic Raising is a way of shaping metal, curving it into different
directions like the shape of a horse’s saddle.
The shapes obtained with this method are very organic and beautiful.
They are also very strong; this means that thinner gauge metal can be
used to make lighter pieces.
Our cuff will be shaped into an asymmetric anticlastic spiral.
With one large lampwork wavy disk on the wide side, and a small disk
in a contrasting color on the narrow side.
The tutorial is an instant downloading PDF file, it has 8 pages, 16 photos, a life size template of all the components and plenty of tips! For intermediate skill students.
In this tutorial, we will be making a wonderful very versatile set of stud earrings, made with lots of interchangeable parts to play with!.
This pair was designed in a way that permits the wearer to play mix-and-match with 5 different metal components.
And as I love lampwork disk-type beads, you can add some of those to the mix as well!.
They will add a lovely pop of color around the face.
You will be able to assemble an all metal earring set or a metal and glass one to match your outfit or mood.
Combine metals, texture and colored glass to make unique one of-a-kind earrings.
A metal hand punch is a metalworking tool that makes
holes on metal sheet.
It works much the same as a paper punch, but has the
advantage of having a set of dies to make holes in
This tool can be used on mild steel, aluminum, silver,
copper, brass, cardboard, craft foam, leather and plastic.
Making it the perfect tool for jewelry making.
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Stainless Steel trivets are commonly used in enameling and
can also be used for ammonia fuming, but the steel will be
affected by the fumes and will corrode slowly.
Plastic is a non-reactive material perfect to use with ammonia
You can make your own fuming trivets out of plastic, using
old credit card, plastic gift cards or hotel room key cards.
Template included. This is a PDF file for instant downloading.
This is a FREE PDF file for instant downloading.