3 Free Copper Jewelry-Making Projects

Click on the Download Now button or link below and get our collection of free copper jewelry-making projects! There was a time when few of us used copper for jewelry. Copper was for plumbing. But when silver prices went through the roof, we all gave copper a try, and lo’ and behold, it’s fabulous! Both […]

Read More >

The goal of any jeweler when soldering is getting a smooth and invisible seam. Doing so achieves a professional, beautiful finish. If you have experimented with copper paste solder in the past and found it didn’t bring you the results you had hoped for, read how jewelry designer Tammy Jones found success in soldering invisible […]

Read More >

I received a delicious package of copper, brass and silver patterned wire from Cool Tools a few weeks ago. I’ve looked at it, swooned over it, and played with it every chance since. I mentioned that it launched me into a ring-making frenzy! It also prompted me to use the copper solder paste I bought […]

Read More >

Likely due to the rising cost of silver, there's been a lot of buzz of the forums recently about soldering copper as well as soldering copper to silver or brass—something that I was curious about, as well. Here are some great tips and suggestions about soldering copper and brass that I learned from those posts, […]

Read More >

For weeks now, my friend and co-worker Denise Peck (editor of Step-by-Step Wire Jewelry, author of great jewelry-making books, and host of fun and instructional jewelry-making DVDs) has been teasing me with photos of her electroformed pieces of organic material, such as seed pods and tiny flowers that she turns into amazing unique jewelry. Electroforming […]

Read More >