Wide Concave Cuffs DVD

Expert metalsmith Bill Fretz teaches the techniques necessary to form a handcrafted cuff that holds character and a beautiful shine. Learn his tips and secrets about concave shapes and their importance to metalsmithing.
SKU: R1969

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Design a concave bracelet that is charming, creative and unique to your own signature style!

Metalsmith and jewelry tool designer Bill Fretz simplifies the process of metalforming and gives different tips to explore the design variations on concave metal forming. His video walks you through, from beginning to end, the creation of a handwrought cuff, and it also teaches you the importance of your different jewelry-making tools and techniques.

Get started by forming your bracelet with a nylon crosspein hammer, and then switch to a steel crosspein hammer to create deeper concave curves in your metal. Bill expertly shares tips to raise your metal to the desired shape as he shares the benefits of using different hammers throughout this metalworking process. From planishing the cuff to soldering, hammering to sawing, achieve a crisp look with a process that is as interesting as the result!

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU R1969
Author/Speaker/Editor Bill Fretz
Size N/A
Number Of Pages 0
Runtime 63 minutes
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Product Type DVD
File/Trim Size 5x7
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