Art Jewelry March 2016
Make Your Gold Go 4X Farther
by Wendy Thurlow
Stretch ultra-thin gold past its limits by fusing it to thick-gauge silver.
Give Keum Boo more depth without more gold
by Kazuhiko Ichikawa
How do you give applied gold a more substantial look without incurring a more substantial price tag? The secret is in the silver.
Take a Painterly Approach to Mixing Metals
by Christopher C. Darway
Use 22-karat metal-clay slip to add a burst of gold to base-metal sheet.
Change up Your Chain Mail with Twisted Rings
by Theresa D. Abelew
Message Tube Locket
by Marthe Roberts Shea
Create a sliding silver locket that makes a perfect place to hide a secret inspirational message.
Depletion Gilding vs. Depletion Silvering
by Annie Pennington
Gain a deeper understanding of the technique of leaching copper from the surface of silver alloys.