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384 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Is your jewelry selling?

I can’t seem to figure it out. Everyone says I make beautiful jewelry, why can’t I sell it? I use plenty of colors, I use good products and I put my all into what I do. There has got to be a reason! If people can not buy your jewelry for $1.00,...

133 views, 0 by Shaunnalee

Hi there, newbie here!

Hi, I just came across this site when I was on my facebook page. Clicked on it and I immediately thought that I needed to join. I’ve been a jewelry for about 15 years now. Started out as a hobby by taking a classes at the local bead store. After...

397 views, 2 by Becca Ross

Becca Ross

Are you a making snob?

One of the things that I find the most difficult about making my art is the attitudes I deal with from other artists. There are two main types of jewelry makers.. the kind who do it for the sake of doing it, and the kind who do it as a business....

124 views, 0 by Kim

Kim

Quickbooks and your business

I am preparing to sell my jewelry and I am trying to decide how I will handle everything in Quickbooks. I’ve used Quickbooks for 20 years in my computer business, but jewelry is a bit different. In my computer business, I purchase hardware (hard...

71 views, 0 by Wandering Rock Designs

Wandering Rock Designs

Aspiring Bench Jeweler

I just wanted to say hello and that it’s really cool to find a community for jewelers. I recently joined a local guild, Gem Cutters Guild of Baltimore, to be able to share my passions and sharpen my skills. I’m hoping to be able to learn as...

307 views, 0 by Elisabeth A

Elisabeth A

Soldering

I am sick of having my jewelry creations fall apart when I wear them because the jump rings just don’t hold together well enough. I assume the answer is soldering the jump rings closed but I have never soldered before. Is it something I can...

160 views, 0 by Barbie

Barbie

So excited to be joining the gang

So I work in NYC in the garment district. I can tell you, you cannot go a block without several bead shops. They are as amazing as you can imagine. The prices are pretty good, and when they have mega sales it is for a whole month. I run errands...

265 views, 0 by Imela Online

Imela Online

Newbie to the Forum

Hi! My name is Biljana and I run an online jewelry, beads and pearls shop called Imela-online (you can visit my shop here http://imela-online.com/). In my free time, I write blogs about my work, related to jewelry making, production of pearls,...

417 views, 0 by Robyn

Robyn

Being respectful to fellow jewlery makers

Last summer at a showing ware I was the only jewlery maker among 50 other venders, I’m always happy to talk to any one who comes to my tables they usealy give me wonderful complements and I may gain a future costumer. One woman searched over the...

164 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Jewelry Making is a hell of a drug

I am new on this site and I just love it. I am looking forward to meeting new people that understands the habit of a jewelry maker. When you make jewelry, everything is a chore. Is this gift from the devil? How many beads can you have? All I do...

61 views, 0 by davit

How I make motorcycle in silver, aka workshop.

hi. while time ago I begun my youtube channel were you can watch haw I make motorcycle. unfortunately! quality of the video is far from perfect because I record on my phone camera, but I think you will be interested. this is link to my...

132 views, 0 by Audrey Greenwell

Audrey Greenwell

My name is Audrey...aka TwistedFalcon

Greetings! I am a newby to this site. I am thankful to be here and look forward to getting to know folks and sharing ideas and new items. I am a wire wrapper….very twisted! Love a good pun! I am a “housesitter” and to stay out of the bars...

339 views, 0 by Edward Bristol

Edward Bristol

For us it always begins with a stone

In our little niche of untreated gems, almost all jewelry projects start with the stone in hand. My customers decide on the stone first, and then ask ‘How shall we set it?’. That itself is probably not common, is it? I imagine for most members...

183 views, 0 by Terrie

Terrie

Hi, just checking in!

Amazing what you find on the web, at almost 3 o’clock in the morning! I don’t sleep well, so I was browsing around some jewelry sites, and found a link to this community. Thought I would give it a try. I’m Terrie, from West Virginia. I’ve been...

168 views, 0 by Imperfectly Beautiful Designs by Lorri

New to Jeweler.Community

Hello my name is Lorri Carnevale my line is called Imperfectly Beautiful Designs, I am a multi media artists but my favorite materials to work with are metal/concrete handmade fused glass. I just found that I am passionate about creating image...

159 views, 0 by Brandswife Creations

Brandswife Creations

What got you started crafting/jelwellery making.

What was it that got you started crafting and/or making jewellery? I have always been creative for as long as I can remember. I think the first thing I remember was getting a play baking set for my fourth birthday. It had a working mixer with...

117 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...