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1,777 views, 1 by Spazydoo

Hello I'm new here. I make Bent wood rings and wood and resin jewelry

Hello everyone, My name is Rebecca and I have been making wood and resin jewelry for about 3 years now and just recently got into making bent wood rings. Are there any other ring makers here?

392 views, 0 by Spazydoo

a couple new designs I have been working on.

Masur Birch Bent Wood rings with turquoise, Malachite and Jasper. Santos Rosewood Bent Wood Rings. No inlay is necessary. the wood is beautiful enough as it is. Masur Birch and Walnut Bent Wood Ring with a center inlay of Blue Bird...

368 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...

697 views, 0 by Spazydoo

I have some new designs I want to share with you all.

Walnut Burl Bent Wood Ring with Blue opal center inlay hugged by twin bands of white opal. Tineo Bent Wood ring with Blue Opal, Jet Stone, and Brass Shavings Santos Rosewood Bent Wood Ring. No need for an inlay on this beauty. ...

431 views, 1 by Andy B

Andy B

Greetings from Northern Ontario

With this years cold weather I find it hard to get into my woodworking shop. Ever since I quit smoking (Seven months ago, yaaaaw) I needed something else to do… So, I watch a few hundred hours of You Tube to find … jewelry making, that is...

524 views, 0 by PepperWinfrey

Best place for online beads

What are some websites for the best priced beads? I’m new to jewelry making and don’t want to spend a ton on beads, but an finding this hobby is quickly adding up! I’m specifically interested in wooden beads and colorful beads.

245 views, 0 by CJ

Hello

Hi, I’m CJ and I’m new here. I’m an amateur (at best) jewellery maker and more of a mixed artist and woodworker. I’ve recently set up a fairly comprehensive metal working (e.g. jewellery) shop area at home and I’m looking forward to some...

1,166 views, 0 by Misty Rose

Misty Rose

Beading and Using Bead Looms

I am really enjoying using a little loom I bought! As I said in another post, I’m brand new to the art of making jewelry, so I didn’t spend a lot of money for this little loom, but I DO like the results and the technique of making beaded...

500 views, 0 by Cassandra Wood

What a great idea this is!

Hello! I just got started here. I am very impressed with everybody’s work and kindness towards each other. This is a terrific community. Can you help me solve a technique dilemma? I am going to make a spiral choker from pearls and bicones and...

4,588 views, 1 by GemzBoutique

GemzBoutique

Why does my jewellery not sell so well?

Does anyone else have the same problem as me? I have an etsy shop and a facebook page and have done several craft fairs with my pieces. People tell me at these events that its “lovely”, “very pretty”, even “gorgeous” but they dont buy :O( ...

869 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

What corner are you from?

Just wondering where are all you jewelry makers from? I’m from Slovakia, Europe :)

1,569 views, 0 by Jean Bruce

Jean Bruce

Where do you buy your supplies

Hi! I was wondering where you all buy your supplies from ? Do you buy online or from local bead stores, micheals, hobby lobby or JoAnn’s. I live in a small town, and we have one local bead store which I love but they can only carry so much...

696 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...

523 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

2 000 Members

Woohoo, we just reached the milestone 2 000 members. Thank you all for joining the site!!!

478 views, 0 by Wandering Rock Designs

Wandering Rock Designs

Why did you join Jewelers Community?

I was wondering what made others decide to join this group. Are you seeking inspiration? Do you want to show off your work? Are you seeking knowledge and expertise in a field that is tough and challenging to be successful in? I joined to impart...

351 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...

534 views, 0 by Terrie

Terrie

Decorative end caps, bead caps,

I just made a small investment in several types of lucite flower beads. I’m now in search of Pretty end caps and decorative bead caps to turn them into pretty flower jewelry! I’ve seen several of you use those, and I’m wondering where you find...

732 views, 1 by -tinkerbell8228-Melissa

-tinkerbell8228-Melissa

has anyone used this?

Hi I was wondering if anyone has used this tool? Does it work well? Its seems really cool and looks easy to use would be great for beginners.It would save time on wire wrapping

595 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

909 views, 0 by RoxieLoulou

RoxieLoulou

Vintage inspired jewelry... trendy or timeless?

Hello everyone! I love making vintage-inspired jewelry from the Victorian and Edwardian periods including Steampunk and Boho. I mix them up, adding my own edgy touch to the pieces I create. These periods really inspire me. For the last months,...