All posts tagged "shell"

  • Gem Profile Mar. 22: Cowrie Shells, Conch Shells, and Drilling Shells

    by Layna Palmer, Conch Shells, Cowries, and Shell Safety Shop Mother of Pearl Cabochons| Shop Shell Cameos | Shop Mother of Pearl Beads | Shop Mother of Pearl Carvings Conch Cameos and Engravings Conch (pronounced “konk”)...

    • Posted March 22, 2013
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  • Daily Wire Tip: Wire Wrapping Curved Cameos

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I have an Italian hand-cut shell cameo with a curved back. How do I wire wrap a cameo with a curved back? I have been able to wire wrap the cameos...

    • Posted September 6, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip July 14: What Stones Can Be Tumbled?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for July 14, 2011 Question: I’ve tried several sites for this question, and can’t get a straight answer, just generalities. I have a tumbler, wet, and I need to know what I...

    • Posted July 13, 2011
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