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A different approach to creating handmade jump rings. Seems like a much more efficient way to cut them than using regular wire cutters. I'll have to try this!

Tape your jumprings prior to cutting: Daisychain Designs: Tutorial Tuesday - Cutting Jump Rings

When soldering, keep in mind that solder expands to three times its size. Use less solder for cleaner joints and less clean up.

When soldering, keep in mind that solder expands to three times its size. Use less solder for cleaner joints and less clean up.

How to Solder Sterling Silver Earring Posts With Solder Paste (Tutorial Video) — Make Silver Jewelry

How to Solder Sterling Silver Earring Posts With Solder Paste (Tutorial Video) — Make Silver Jewelry - Come si usa la saldatura in crema

This classic length, A-line, undercut bob has it all—it’s chic, simple and timeless. Clients with fine hair love the way the cut makes their locks look instantly plumper, which means it should become a standard in every stylist’s haircut repertoire. Here, hybrideducation Guest Artist Tina Andersen demonstrates the fine points. And can we just say—this glorious, … Continued

This classic length, A-line, undercut bob has it all—it’s chic, simple and timeless. Clients with fine hair love the way the cut makes their locks look instantly plumper, which means it should become a standard in every stylist’s haircut repertoire. Here, hybrideducation Guest Artist Tina Andersen demonstrates the fine points. And can we just say—this glorious, … Continued

How to : Soldering Metals - lots of information - ideal for lights, LEDs and for metal filigree work and jewellery

Solder Metals - lots of information - ideal for lights, LEDs and for metal filigree work and jewellery

Granulation step by step http://heartjoia.com/6077-granulacao-ouro-prata

Granulation (two techniques seamingly mixed in one image: melting small pieces in a half sphere made in a charcoal block and having the molten metal roll down a slant to fall into water) Need to try melting in a half sphere.

Jewelry Tool Tips - Making a solid metal sphere (ball) in a charcoal block - Granulazione dell'argento

Jewelry Tool Tips - Making a solid metal sphere (ball) in a charcoal block DIY / Craft / Jewelry Tutorial / Metal / Beads

Tip: Making Silver Balls

Tip: Making Silver Balls Silver balls are easy to make. All you need is some scrap silver, a torch, and a charcoal block