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BBJ 1201 – Fold Forming

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Expand your jewelry-making skills and give your pieces stunning dimension with the Rueger Fold technique that allows for several design variations. Additional instructions on this project and other…

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BBJ 1201 – Loop in Loop Chain

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Learn an old technique to create a contemporary look! Make a beautiful chain made of interweaving loops-a method developed by the Greeks and Romans. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit…

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BBJ 1203 – Wire Fibula Brooch

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add some pizzazz to your Wire Fibula Brooch! This is your opportunity to get creative and add a variety of different design elements. Refer to the Sheet Fibula Brooch step-by-step video for a basic tutorial…

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BBJ 1204 – Stain Glass Technique

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add a splash of color to your designs with a stained glass effect. Learn how to include vibrant, swirling colors with Colores. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit us at http://forum.riogrande.com/…

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BBJ 1205 – Mokume Gane Washer Ring

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. With your Swanstrom disc cutter, a mallet and a ring mandrel, you can create simple, beautiful rings in minutes. Make a continuous, seamless ring out of a sheet of mokum gane, the Japanese alloy metal made…

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BBJ 1207 – Wood Bracelets

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. It’s time to generate unique ideas for working with wood. With the help of a flex shaft and some creativity, you’ll be creating stand-out bangles in no time. For more projects and jewelry-making…

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BBJ 1208 – Enameling on Metal Clay

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Enameling on metal clay adds vibrant color and exciting design. Learn the wet packing technique to expand your skill set and explore the possibilities. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit…

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BBJ 1209 – Silver Accents

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add a unique twist to your metal clay pieces by creating a two-tone effect with Accent Silver. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit us at http://forum.riogrande.com/ or visit http://www.riogrande.com/…

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BBJ 1211 – Carving Wax in Metal Clay

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Make your own original textures for metal clay by carving on wax tablets and using a molding compound. Get inspiration from your surroundings and have fun! For more projects and jewelry-making know-how,…

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BBJ 1212 – Wire Brooch

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Create a piece of history! The Greeks and Romans invented the first safety pin to hold up their togas, and now you can create your own brooch with the same technique. The curly-cue spring mechanism, along with…

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BBJ 1213 – Musical Bracelets

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. The benefit of working with BRONZclay is that you can knead it like dough, roll it out and manipulate BRONZclay like regular clay, but then fire it in activated carbon to achieve a hard bronze. For more projects…

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Caving wax on metal clay

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Make your own original textures for metal clay by carving on wax tablets and using a molding compound. Get inspiration from your surroundings and have fun! For more projects and jewelry-making know-how,…

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Enamel on PMC or Fine Silver

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Enameling on metal clay adds vibrant color and exciting design. Learn the wet packing technique to expand your skill set and explore the possibilities. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit…

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Fibula Brooch

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Create a piece of history! The Greeks and Romans invented the first safety pin to hold up their togas, and now you can create your own brooch with the same technique. The curly-cue spring mechanism, along with…

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Fold Forming

Expand your jewelry-making skills and give your pieces stunning dimension with the Rueger Fold technique that allows for several design variations. Read more about Fold Forming https://www.ganoksin.com/borisat/directory/library/subject/52……

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Fold Forming

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Expand your jewelry-making skills and give your pieces stunning dimension with the Rueger Fold technique that allows for several design variations. Additional instructions on this project and other…

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How To Choose the Right Soldering Torch for Jewelry Making

In this continuing series of videos on soldering from Rio Grande, Mark Nelson explains how to select the right torch for the jobs you’ll need to accomplish. Discussion includes how to evaluate the jobs you need to do with a focus on what…

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Jewelry Welding – Custom Welding

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Jewelry Welding – Fix Porosity

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Jewelry Welding – Jewelry Repair: Rings

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Jewelry Welding – Prong Re-Tipping

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Jewelry Welding – Ring Resizing

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Jewelry Welding – Welding Findings

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Kliar E-Coating

As easy as plating, with colors that rival enamels, this exclusive nano-ceramic electro-coating material delivers the best of both worlds! Pieces treated with Kliar E-coating never lose the look, feel and sound of the metal that is at their…

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Loop in Loop Chain

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Learn an old technique to create a contemporary look! Make a beautiful chain made of interweaving loops-a method developed by the Greeks and Romans. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit…

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Metal Work with the microfold brake

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Are you ready to try an innovative, new technique created by Jack Berry that you can employ for your jewelry designs? Learn how to make a pair of microfold earrings and be prepared to get hooked on an exciting…

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Mokume Gane Washer Ring

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. With your Swanstrom disc cutter, a mallet and a ring mandrel, you can create simple, beautiful rings in minutes. Make a continuous, seamless ring out of a sheet of mokum gane, the Japanese alloy metal made…

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Musical Bracelet

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. The benefit of working with BRONZclay is that you can knead it like dough, roll it out and manipulate BRONZclay like regular clay, but then fire it in activated carbon to achieve a hard bronze. For more projects…

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Orion Jewelry Welder Overview

Rio Grande carries the Orion Jewelry Welder – an affordable laser welding alternative for all jewelers. These welders provide three different weld modes which provide users with complete control. Users can fix porosity in seconds,…

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Pearls On Posts

Don’t want to struggle with mounting pearls? Try this simple, easy-to-do method for mounting pearls using pearl caps and epoxy. Use the components to create a wide range of jewelry designs from earrings to necklaces…

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Precision Bur Control While Setting Gemstones

In this video, renowned teacher, stone-setter and president of New Approach School for Jewelers, Blaine Lewis demonstrates how to use burs effectively to achieve precise control and prevent damage while creating stone settings. Using…

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Robin Waynee and Ryan Roberts – For the Love of Jewelers

For the Love of Jewelers. Award-winning independent jewelers Robin Waynee and Ryan Roberts open up their studio to give us a glimpse at their process behind their work. Both are Spectrum and Saul Bell Design Award winners who have reached the…

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Ronda Coryell – For the Love of Jewelers

For the Love of Jewelers. Go inside the studio of award-winning jewelry artist, Argentium expert and beloved instructor Ronda Coryell to learn a little about how she got her start in the industry and what it is about making jewelry that makes…

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Shane Hendren, What Makes You a Jeweler?

We believe it starts with the spark of an idea. And becomes the insatiable desire to turn that idea into a work of wearable art. To shape metal into a thing of beauty. To transform nature’s raw elements into something greater than the sum…

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Soldering and Working With Argentium Silver

Follow along with industry favorite and Argentium Silver expert as she shares a variety of tips for working with Argentium Silver. Topics covered include soldering, annealing, fusing, how to make homemade pickle, how to choose a flux, and…

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Stain Glass Effects

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add a splash of color to your designs with a stained glass effect. Learn how to include vibrant, swirling colors with Colores. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit us at http://forum.riogrande.com/…

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Stone setting in metal clay

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Learn how to do stone setting in metal clay and take your jewelry to the next level. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit us at http://forum.riogrande.com/ or visit http://www.riogrande.com/…

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two-tones with accent silver

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add a unique twist to your metal clay pieces by creating a two-tone effect with Accent Silver. For more projects and jewelry-making know-how, visit us at http://forum.riogrande.com/ or visit http://www.riogrande.com/…

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Wire Fibula Brooch

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. Add some pizzazz to your Wire Fibula Brooch! This is your opportunity to get creative and add a variety of different design elements. Refer to the Sheet Fibula Brooch step-by-step video for a basic tutorial…

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Wood Bracelets

A Beads Baubles and Jewels project. It’s time to generate unique ideas for working with wood. With the help of a flex shaft and some creativity, you’ll be creating stand-out bangles in no time. For more projects and jewelry-making…