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Looking for help casting silver jewelry...

Hello all from Nashville, I am new here and I love this community! I have designed a silver and black pendant. I have one made. I broke my hand in a car accident. So I am looking at things a little differently. I would like to find someone to...

Craft Fairs: Do's and Don'ts #2: Tables Clothes

After we have your table and the ever important risers, we need to cover them. There arises the next problem, what color do you choose? Should I use green or blue or yellow, maybe brown? Have you taken a stroll down to the mall and window...

Interest to Hobby, Hobby to Passion, Passion to Profession #2: Hobby to Passion

So after doing simple wire wraps and twists, I began to get bored with what I was doing. I had made dozens of pieces and I had given just about everyone I knew something I had made. My mom was really into doing stained glass and had signed up for...

How to Keep Track of Inventory #1: Numbering Your Inventory

I have a system that is used in many retail stores for my SKU’s, or stock keeping units. I use a three digit category number, followed by a four digit color number, followed by a four digit item number and ending with a two digit size...

My Jewelry Making Journey

Back in the early 90s, one of my class projects was on recycling. I had no clue as what I was going to do. Then, I remembered an old leather purse from the 80s. You know the ones with the beaded fringes on the front, yeah…I had one of those. ...