I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump Read more
Upcoming Jewelry/Art Shows and Gem & Mineral Shows
I’m looking at my calendar filling up and find myself excited and looking forward to a nice schedule of both jewelry and gem shows coming up soon!
What size jeweler’s saw blade should I choose for my project?
This is a question I get quite often in classes or in emails from students who’ve found themselves at a pause in their work. The size of your jeweler’s saw blade depends on the thickness of the metal, and there are usually about four or fives sizes that would be appropriate for the task. The one you choose depends partly on what you have on hand and/or what size line you want to cut. Read more