Respected teacher and jeweler Joe Silvera shares key soldering techniques that help readers create 17 high-end designs — without a professional jewelry studio! Joe is the perfect coach for jewelry artists who want to practice and improve their skills, work with mixed metals and materials, and discover new ways to connect and finish jewelry pieces. Although this new book includes some basic projects, it teaches intermediate skills that students need as they advance their craft.
• Jewelry makers will expand their skills with intermediate soldering techniques, stone setting, and soldering with mixed metals
• Projects focus specifically on using budget-friendly tools and simple setups
• This thorough soldering resource includes Joe Silvera’s trademark instructions and lots of detailed photos