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All posts tagged "jewelry"
Wire Jewelry Idea March 28: Body Jewelry & Adornment
by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Wire Jewelry Idea for March 28, 2012 Stuck in a jewelry-making rut? Maybe it’s time to step away from what you’re used to, and try adapting your style to a different type of...
- Posted March 28, 2012
Daily Wire Tip: American Indian Jewelry Laws
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: What are the laws for selling Native American Style Jewelry? It is all handmade. I do a lot of Southwest Jewelry that looks similar to Navajo Style. I do sell to...
- Posted June 2, 2010
Daily Wire Tip June 1: Argentium Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip June 01, 2010 Question: I’m looking for a silver wire won’t tarnish, but shine brightly, about 26-gauge, 14-gauge, or 10-gauge. I like the jewelry for sale in Swarovski stores, and I always wonder...
- Posted June 1, 2010
Daily Wire Tip: Removing Marker Measurement Marks
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I love making your unisex wire bracelet along with all the other projects I have seen. My question is how do you get rid of the permanent marks that you make...
- Posted May 22, 2010
Daily Wire Tip May 20: Should I Use WD-40 to Prevent Tarnishing?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 20, 2010 Question: There is an email circulating which claims that WD-40 will keep silver from tarnishing. Is that true? If so, how is it used to stop the tarnish? Answer: As...
- Posted May 20, 2010
Daily Wire Tip May 14: What Is a Cabochon?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 14, 2010 Question: Some of my customers recently asked me what is a cabochon? I felt silly, since I’ve been using the term and couldn’t define it. Is it always semi-precious, undrilled...
- Posted May 14, 2010
Daily Wire Tip: Wire Jewelry Tool Care
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I’m just getting started in wire jewelry and have a selection of beautiful new (and expensive) tools. Can you give me some tips for keeping my tools in prime condition? Answer:...
- Posted May 11, 2010
Daily Wire Tip May 8: Using Electrical Wire for Jewelry
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 08, 2010 Question: I have a batch of leftover electrical wire, which I have stripped for the copper wire inside. Some of it is rather heavy single strand, and the rest is...
- Posted May 8, 2010
Daily Wire Tip May 1: Pin Vise
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 01, 2010 Question: I bought the pin vise that is featured in wire-sculpture.com. Is this the same one that Cougar uses on her DVD’s from Jewelry Television? It does not look like...
- Posted May 1, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 23: What Kind of Metal Can I Use Besides Gold and Silver?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 23, 2010 Question: I have seen that gold prices are going up a lot and people are switching to silver (around Quartzsite, AZ). Is there any other sq wire and 1/2 round...
- Posted April 23, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 17: Wire Jewelry Ideas Without Using Gemstones
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 17, 2010 Question: Let me first of all thank you for the time you take to answer questions. It Is rarity to have an “expert” willing to help beginners for free. I...
- Posted April 17, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 14: Tumbling Your Jewelry
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 14, 2010 Question: I’m using a Lortone tumbler with stainless steel shot to polish/harden my sterling silver creations. What medium should I use when polishing creations with sterling AND gemstones? I tried...
- Posted April 14, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 12: How Do I Identify Unlabeled Stones and Beads?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 12, 2010 Question: In keeping with the “full disclosure to our customers” theme, do you know of a good resource to help me correctly identify all the unlabeled stones, beads, cabs, etc....
- Posted April 12, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 10: Dale “Cougar” Armstrong’s Wire Jewelry Book
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 10, 2010 Question: Several times, Dale has referred people to “my book.” I would like to purchase this item, but cannot find anything but a whole lot of ebooks/cds. Can you help...
- Posted April 10, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 8: What is the Difference Between Different Plated Jewelry?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 08, 2010 Question: What is the difference between: gold plated, 12kt gold plated, 14kt gold plated jewelry? Does gold plated jewelry that doesn’t say 12kt or 14kt have any real gold at...
- Posted April 8, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 5: Where Dale “Cougar” Armstrong’s Nickname Come From?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 05, 2010 Question: This is not a jewelry question, but I just have to ask. Where did the “Cougar” come from? Answer: My nickname ‘Cougar’ was chosen for me as being related...
- Posted April 5, 2010