Tag Archives: bronze

Etching Madness

Ever since I made my Tarot Inspired necklace, I have been consumed by a desire to etch images I love.  Lucky for me, I can draw but when I want a really fine line drawing, I call upon my talented … Continue reading

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Another Cool Jewelry Tool!

I love playing with metal, especially copper.  I do love sterling silver and bronze but can’t afford to play with silver and bronze is a bit hard.  Anyway, this post is about my new machine – a Vintaj Big Kick!! … Continue reading

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How to Make a Spiral Wire Ring

This is one of the easiest wire rings I’ve ever made.  I can’t believe I didn’t come up with this sooner.  It only requires one piece of wire and looks great in copper, silver, brass, bronze or whatever wire you … Continue reading

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A Beadfest, A Crafts Fair and a Cold

You know you’re addicted to beads, rocks and gems when, despite feeling sick as a dog (whatever that means) with a sore throat, headache and general aches and pains, you still insist on getting into a barely working car and … Continue reading

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Dragon Blood on a Chain

Now that I can create a simple Viking knit chain, I can concentrate on wire wrapping some pendants.  Unfortunately, I don’t have many cabochons right now except for this one triangular, Dragon Blood jasper stone.  I’ve been saving it for … Continue reading

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