Understand the different properties of popular jewelry metals.
Understanding metallurgy, the properties of metals, is vital for jewelry makers. Learn how to test metals, identify alloys, and work these materials.
Jewelry makers need to know their metals. Our articles cover gold, silver, and other popular metals and techniques and tools for working with them.
Refining or purifying metals (including recycling scraps) plays a key role in the quality of your metal jewelry. Learn the basic techniques here.
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