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The Beginner's Corner is your introduction to jewelry techniques and terms. Get the basics on everything from equipment to proper working posture.


Casting is an ancient but still vital jewelry making technique. Our articles cover the many styles, tools, and challenges jewelry makers may face.


Our lapidary articles cover gem cutting techniques and tools and include guides for setting popular gem cuts into rings and other jewelry pieces.

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