Forums 52 results

195 views, 0 by GreenPeaz

Help in making silver ring

Hello friends am trying to make a ring with text on it. I am trying to get the text look right in casting, but the final outcome was the text was not clear am attaching result. Can anyone please tell me a work around this, i dont want to use...

543 views, 0 by Maria

Maria

Silver Dip Raw Rocks / Crystals

Hello everyone! I am so happy to be in this wonderful community. I am totally new to this world but I have a healthy obsession with rocks and crystal that I collect. I was wondering if there is an easy way to silver dip them so I can make them...

298 views, 0 by IDenteco

IDenteco

IDenteco handmade silver jewellery

Hello, everybody. We would like to introduce you our online store IDenteco (www.identecojewellery.com) with handmade silver jewellery made in Armenia by talented handcrafters-jewellers. Please feel free to check out our items and share your...

282 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...

602 views, 0 by LizyNBCreations

LizyNBCreations

Which wire can I use that holds the silver and gold color, and not so expensive.

I use craft wire because I can not afford to buy the silver or the gold filed, and I was wondering if you guys know of a good brand that won’t turn. or at least hold for a good time. Thank you

243 views, 0 by Lockie5

Lockie5

Pulling / rolling silver and gold wire

I have just joined this forum ( 5 min ago ) so here is a quick intro and my first question. My Name is Lockie from Australia I am a retired opal miner of 45 years mining and cutting all types of opals and gemstones. Please be patient with my...

498 views, 0 by zippyjohn

Help with silver wedding ring

Hi guys, I’m looking for advice. I recently got married and me and my wife have matching silver and black rings, the only problem is on my ring the black “ink” has come off, my wife is still perfect. The ring is silver with with a channel that...

422 views, 0 by davit

making 130 gram motorcycle in sterling silver, step by step, tutorial

hi this is tutorial how to build motorcycle, in silver. "":https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVrEZv4HT7U&list=PLv29yrVM06yBt1W_dR0Hxc21n09Os1LmS! ...

508 views, 0 by Belleanna

Belleanna

Question- Using Silverware to make bangles etc- Thanks for the help!

Hello all- I bought some silver plated silverware/spoons to work with to make bangles and found that the plating cracks upon bending- is there any techniques anyone has had success with to make it work? I debated boiling the spoons (to avoid...

88 views, 0 by Jazorgan

Silver Sheet

Hi, I’m a really beginner and have only done a 1 day taster course, but want to try at home. Which thickness of silver sheet do you use to make a ring 1 or 2mm?. Thanks Emily

308 views, 0 by Diane BeJewelled Creations

Diane BeJewelled Creations

Silver craft wire

Hi alll I’m new to this forum but have a question about so call non tarnish silver craft wire I have had some that has tarnished into a gold or brassy colour I was advised to get a silver cloth and that would remove the tarnish but alas no such...

242 views, 0 by EMJ

White stains on silver after ultrasonic

Hi everyone, I have a small sterling silver jewelry production line and I’ve been encountering a problem with the ultrasonic. After I use the ultrasonic to clean the pieces I would find sometimes some white haze on the pieces that wouldn’t go...

119 views, 0 by NessyV

Problem with polishing technique

Hi, I am a jewellery newbie, learning my way through tutorials etc… I have created a pair of silver earrings. And I’m very happy with the result so far. I am now trying to polish them. I am using a Dremel flex shaft, with rubber discs (from...

75 views, 0 by SCH

In search of metal faceted nugget source

Hi fellow jewelers, I’m new to the group and very excited to have found it. I use 2-2.5mm metal nuggets in my work and have recently experienced a bad batch of silver plated nuggets. The plating has worn off within 48 hours of customers...

638 views, 0 by breecejewelrydesign

Midas Black Max Oxidation

Hello! I have recently been using Midas Black Max Oxidation with sterling silver in some of the finishes on my jewelry pieces. I am having an issue and wonder if anyone may be able to help… I am having trouble getting the oxidation to stick...

697 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...

560 views, 0 by Sarah Lane

Sarah Lane

Prototype Eleven Crown

I wanted to share this with you this is the first time I have ever tried anything like this but my friend in California is getting married next year and asked me to make her a Eleven crown to go with her wedding dress this is what I came up...

920 views, 0 by franklui

Best Place for Shopping Jewelry Items

Hello Friends!! I am new to this forum & my first query is from where I can buy best quality gold & silver jewelry? I have searched it on google & found “Engraved Designs” is an Online Store which provides all jewelry items at very...

316 views, 0 by jdsalina

new member

Hi everyone. My name is Debbie and I am just introducing myself. I have been making jewelry for about 2 years, maybe a little longer. I have been trying my hand at beading, wirework, and silversmithing. I have so much to learn, it’s scary. ...

324 views, 0 by cindymarie

cindymarie

What do you do with all the weird not so great things you make?

I have a box full of stuff that just didn’t turn out right, I am thinking of making wind chimes or sun catchers with the copper brass pieces. I will often go through these things when blocked and remake them into something else. I always remove...