All posts tagged "steel wool"

  • Daily Wire Tip: Working with Copper Tarnish

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I use a lot of copper wire and like the look of high shine on some of my hammered heavy-gauge pieces. I use steel wool and it almost glows. However, the...

    • Posted August 23, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip June 2: Patina Silver-Plated Wire?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for June 2, 2011 Question: Dale, can you antique or patina silver plated wire? Thanks. -Linda in Castle Rock, Colorado Answer: Hi Linda, although an antique patina look can be added to...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Feb. 17: Oiling Steel Mandrels

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for February 17, 2011 Question: Should I lightly oil my bracelet and neck mandrels, and my jewelry anvil, to prevent rust? -Ken in Mason, West Virginia Answer: Ken, some folks do lightly...

    • Posted February 16, 2011
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