8 Ways to Set Stones with Jewelry Making Daily: Bezel Setting and other Stone Setting Techniques
UPDATED with additional info! Learn how to create bezels and other stone setting techniques. With tips, tools, and suggestions from the experts.
If you want to add gemstones to your jewelry designs, you'll turn to this great eBook again and again. In 8 Ways to Set Stones with Jewelry Making Daily: Bezel Setting and other Stone Setting Techniques, you'll learn traditional bezel making and bezel setting as well as how to use new specialized hammers and stakes to create custom bezels for standard or unusual gemstones. You'll also find a primer on the other most common techniques for setting stones, and a rundown of the tools you'll use again and again. Next comes a complete pin making project with a special cabochon setting challenge: an irregular gem set with a partial bezel, a prong, and a tube setting, custom selected to best display and secure this unique jasper cab. Top it off by seeing how another accomplished jeweler worked a family heirloom diamond into a one-of-a-kind wedding band that has both a traditional feel and a contemporary edge.