Everything You Wanted to Know about Stone-Setting with Cold Connections
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Setting a stone using hidden prongs and turtle prongs
How to plan your design using cold connections so that your piece does not come apart
When to use texture and patina to create the perfect finish every time
How to make your own jump rings and create a unique bail system
When to use wire rivets versus tube rivets
How to use Paddling to create the perfect surface for a cold connection
Piercing metal with a jeweler's saw
How to Properly saw with a jeweler's saw
Proper bench setup
How to use a micro motor
Why most hole punches don't work
How to use a new riveting system that will change the way you rivet
Sanding and finishing to create a professional looking piece
How to turn your scraps into matching finished jewelry
Using precut metal blanks to save time and create unique designs
"I can't wait for you to watch my DVD series and learn how to set stones using cold connections. I've put my heart and soul into these projects, and I think you'll love the results!"
Kim St. Jean, Stone-Setting Expert and Master Teacher
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