Argentium Sterling Silver Basic Kit

Join jewelry instructor Cynthia Eid in her three videos that dive deep into working with Argentium Sterling Silver – plus receive the Radial Bristle Disc that is ideal for professional finishes!
SKU: R3194

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Discover advance wire-working techniques that use the special alloy Argentium Sterling Silver.

Explore the benefits of incorporating Argentium silver into your jewelry making projects. The highly-tarnish resistant alloy is ideal for jewelry pieces that are delicate and require precise techniques – and expert metalsmith Cynthia Eid gives you her insider tips for working with this metal. From soldering to fusing, creating granulated beads to fold-formed earrings, you’ll receive one specialty tool, the Radial Bristle, to help you achieve professional results.

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How to Make Jewelry with Argentium Sterling Silver: Intro and Soldering with Cynthia Eid
DVD

Discover why Argentium silver is the perfect metal to use for crafting a beautiful pair of fold-formed earrings. Argentium silver has germanium added to silver and copper, which makes the alloy highly tarnish resistant. Expert Cynthia Eid teaches you how to anneal, texture, and solder with this unique metal and you’ll become more comfortable and confident adding this beautiful material to your jewelry making repertoire.

How to Make Jewelry with Argentium Sterling Silver: Basic Fusing and Granulation with Cynthia Eid
DVD

Argentium silver will become your new favorite material to work with as you create original designs. By learning how to apply granules to your pieces, you will be able to craft your jewelry in new and inventive ways. Cynthia’s techniques for annealing, quenching, fusing, and pickling allow you to work with Argentium silver to its highest potential. You will also learn two different methods for attaching metals suited for quick and easy project, or for the metalsmith/jeweler who wants to take their time and work with the silver.

How to Make Jewelry with Argentium Sterling Silver: Intermediate Fusing with Cynthia Eid
DVD

Join Cynthia in this intensive workshop and learn how to create light and airy jewelry like these earrings that are perfect for any occasion. Fusing wires can be easier and faster than soldering them, and because there is very little cleanup required with Argentium, you can devote your time to design. Learn how to flux and fuse without the mess, and bring together the delicate wires with precision. Explore the benefits of working with Argentium silver, and you will soon be incorporating it into future jewelry designs.

Radial Bristle Disc ¾"- 6 Micron (Peach)
Tool

To produce a uniform finish, use 3-6 discs per mandrel. Easy to control with flexibility, this tool finishes detailed and hard to reach areas. No chemicals or compounds required, this tool is ideal for delicate pieces.

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SKU R3194
Product Type Kit
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