Jewelry Making Forums

149 views, 0 by ggChambers

ggChambers

I'm back and would love to help in any way

I’m really sorry I have been absent for a while. Life does get in the way. I have been making jewelry, working with wire, developing new designs, and working with precious and semi-precious gemstones for nearly six years now. If I can help anyone...

81 views, 0 by skieferins

Gas gauge

Hello people, I am a trainee jeweller, to be honest I am fairly ok with my ability but there is something that I think I might need help with. Whilst I am only working with Silver, this is great to learn but now my tutor has said he will...

50 views, 0 by Alex

How to set this meteorite slice?

Hello! I’m new to this forum, but have made a lot of single jewellery pieces. However, I don’t have any experience with the “hardware” involved so to speak. I bought this very small, uniform, iron meteorite with hopes of simply hanging it as a...

100 views, 0 by Mariah1986

Metal flattening

Hello, I’m pretty new to working with metals. I was wondering I make wire shapes and hammer them to flatten. I know a rolling mill will press patterns into sheet metal but could you use it to flatten out shapes or ends of gauge wire and get the...

119 views, 0 by Rikki Castle Andrews

Rikki Castle Andrews

New Here

Hello Everyone, My name is Rikki Castle Andrews; I’ve been creating jewelry for about 10 years. Right now I am getting settled into my new studio, all my beads and tools are boxed up. Hoping to get organized soon. I’m looking forward to getting...

160 views, 0 by Sharon Gulezian

Sharon Gulezian

New Here

Hi, I’m Sharon. I have been creating jewelry for the past 10 years. I also make Steam Punk Jewelry. I have a store online. I also deal with Natural Gem Jewelry. Now to see how to use this forum. Nice to meet everyone.

79 views, 0 by cultcolt

Wax welder plans or good cheap one

Does anyone have plans to make a wax welder? Or know where to obtain a cheap new or used one?

473 views, 1 by m76steve

Building pendents a little unusual

Ive been buying gems & designing pendents since 2005, lots of offers to buy from me but I make one-of-a-kind items & they are not easy to replace per time/cost, here is another example of what I like to do with average stones, this is a...

276 views, 0 by milkandhoney13

Looking for free swinging pearl necklace pendant

I know my explanation is likely not correct, but I’ve been trying to locate a diy style pendant that I can add in resin spheres to. I wanted something that surrounds the pearl/bead, but the pearl to be free from the bail or rest of the pendant...

244 views, 0 by Vera

Vera

New here

Hi everyone, I’m Vera and i’m new here. I make jewelry now for 10 years and love it very much….Looking for to interact here. :-)

162 views, 0 by gunsil

Hello from NY state

Hi all, my name is Gene and I only do forged and soldered construction jewelry from silver and gold. I also cut and polish most of the semi-precious stones I use in my jewelry. I have been doing this off and on for forty some years and only got...

517 views, 1 by Becca Ross

Becca Ross

Rio Grande

Okay, I have to write a glowing review of riogrande.com as I have been shopping there for a while now. The service is great, and the selection is great. The prices are great if you live in the US ;) I don’t order lots of stuff from there, just my...

219 views, 0 by m76steve

Dumortierite pendent...

This is a rare dumortierite crystals growing within quartz, 2 stones, over 11.5cts in 14kt white gold. Pendent is @ 1" tall. The crystals are amazing to see, slight blue color & appear like sea urchins or star-burst-steve…

1,066 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Skill Sharing: Earrings

Share your tips, tutorials, questions, and support … regarding the creation of earrings. What have you learned from your experiences and your research?

100 views, 0 by Jennifer Swift

Introduction

Hello, I am Jennifer Swift . I really love to join this forum because I came here to share & Get knowledge, information.

310 views, 0 by jennyciao

Newbie seeking help - looking for something no one else seems to have.

Hello everyone!! A couple weeks ago, I found “the one”. The one was a necklace that, from the moment I saw it, has haunted my dreams and plagued my every day thoughts. Since the price tag of the necklace was wildly unaffordable, I began seeking...

111 views, 0 by Diandee

Diandee

Hello from Indonesia

Hello everyone, Thank you Michal, for accepting me to join this community. My name is Dian. I am from Indonesia and living in Indonesia. I love wearing accessories and since 2016, I began to create my own handmade fashion accessories and sell...

321 views, 0 by Kim

Kim

New to everything!

Hi everybody! I’ve just recently started making jewelry. I’m starting with earrings (because I LOVE them) and will work my way to bracelets. I look forward to learning a lot!

617 views, 0 by Erick

Erick

Materials Question

Hi all I am new to the community but very much looking forward to learning and contributing with fellow jewelry enthusiast. If anyone could shed some light on the cording this bracelet is made of or technique I would very much appreciate it....

113 views, 1 by Anna B

Newbie here..

Hello All.. I am new to this forum. I am very much fond of gold and diamond jewelry, so i am sure I will learn a lot here from all the experienced people.