Bench jewelers hate to throw out used tools. By training and by nature we try to conserve the materials we use. An unfortunate side effect is that old burs and dull files tend to collect on our benches.
Lost wax casting, step 8: cutting the now clean silver charms off of the sprue trees. Feathered Gems Jewelry has documented the entire process of casting Braille charms for S...
Cotal brooch m 18kt , hollow ,
From 2012-2013 Gucci Japan produced an online video series called "Hand" that payed homage to 35 artists and designers who eschew modern mass-production in favor of traditional techniques.