Hammer Formed Fine Silver Bangles Pattern

Work alongside instructions from jewelry artist Bill Fretz to form these original bangles.
SKU: EP14041

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Transform flat metal sheet into beautiful bangles in whatever widths you choose, customized by your texturing hammers of choice.

Required Materials:

  • 18 gauge copper sheet; 8 1/4" X 5/16" (21 cm x 8 mm)
  • 18 gauge fine silver sheet; 8 1/4" X 5/16" (21 cm x 8 mm)

FRETZ TOOLS: HMR-1 Planishing Hammer, HMR-3 Narrow Cross Peen Hammer, HMR-7 Nylon Insert Hammer, H-1L Stake Holder, M-107 Extra Small Concave Stake, M-113 20mm Convex Stake, M-114 10mm Convex Stake, M-114A 5mm Convex Stake, M 117 Flat Cuff Stake. FABRICATION AND HAND: Bench or work table, #2 hand file, #2 crossing file, jewelers saw frame, bench pin. FINISHING: Flexible shaft and mandrels with buffs, buffing motor and 3 inch buffs, bobbing compound, White Diamond compound, 4 inch hard buff and Grey Star compound for steel, 220 and 320 emery cloth. SOLDERING AND ANNEALING: jewelers torch setup, hard solder, handy flux

Technique: Metalsmithing, hammering, soldering, finishing

Originally Published: Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, January/February 2016

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SKU EP14041
Author/Speaker/Editor Bill Fretz
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