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Jewelry in India / Gems in India by Ray Gabriel[_2_]
Hi! I hope that I can give you more background on this subject. By way of background, I have been involved in importing gems and researching jewelry in Asia since 1975. My wife wrote the book "Jewelry of Nepal" (1999 - Weatherhill) and is a German, professionally trained in the German...
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August 27th 09 01:51 AM
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Does anyone have a pattern for a RAW puffed heart pendant? by Dorothy in NY
Hello, I have been looking for a FREE RAW Puffed heart pendant pattern to make some gifts but I cannot find one anywhere. I know that some have taken classes but they are $90.00 each. If you have a FREE "RAW" (right angle weave) puffed pendant instructions. Please let me know. Blessings, Dorothy...
August 22nd 09 07:46 PM
by Shirley Shone Go to last post
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Help identifying antique jewelry by Chris Shearer Cooper
I know this isn't quite the right forum, but I'm hoping either someone here can help me, or at least point me in the right direction. I've discovered an old photo that is probably my grandfather as a young man (aged probably about 10): http://www.sc3.net/Clifford/Portrait.png I'm trying to learn...
August 20th 09 05:49 AM
by Abrasha Go to last post
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[ADVERT] Stewart's International School for Jewelers by Chuck Fish[_2_]
Stewart's International School for Jewelers has now posted its 2010 schedule of classes. Class #3 has also been added to the 2009 year schedule. All of the classes can be found at Stewart's Web Site at: http://www.stewartsintlschool.com If you have any questions you can call Jim Stewart toll...
August 19th 09 03:26 AM
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Diamond Settings by Ganesh
On Jul 21, 10:49 am, William Black wrote: Ganesh wrote: What are the different types of diamond settings commonly available in the UK market? Well. If you get hold of the Cookson's Precious Metals catalogue, which is sort of the industry standard,...
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August 10th 09 04:50 PM
by William Black Go to last post
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Sulfur by Ted Henderson
The local farmers use sulfur to dust the orange trees and grape vines locally. I was able to obtain a bottle full from my neighbor. Is there a recipe for making liver of sulfur from plain sulfur? I stuck some copper into the sulfur powder and got a black patina on it- was looking to try for some...
August 3rd 09 01:15 AM
by Ted Henderson Go to last post
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Great to be able to make Body Jewellery by dannbkk
Are there any craft schools for this? The history behind body piercing even is something that goes back a long time. ]
July 26th 09 05:16 PM
by Peter W. Rowe[_2_] Go to last post
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Diamond Settings by Ganesh
On Jul 21, 10:49 am, William Black wrote: Ganesh wrote: What are the different types of diamond settings commonly available in the UK market? Well. If you get hold of the Cookson's Precious Metals catalogue, which is sort of the industry standard,...
July 23rd 09 05:17 AM
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Crucible Sizes? by Muso
Hello, folks. The last time I posted here, I was casting zinc arrow heads. Recently, I have been hanging out with lead bullet casters. And now it looks like I need to learn how to cast brass. The reason is because I want to build a bottom-pour pot. I already know from experience that when...
July 16th 09 05:33 PM
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Anyone like jade here? by Nick
Anybody like jade? real natural jadeite, not fake jade, not nephrite Some nice jade carving http://aboutjade.com/download/file.php?id=110 http://aboutjade.com/download/file.php?id=107 http://aboutjade.com/download/file.php?id=89
July 14th 09 09:00 AM
by polymer Go to last post
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Can Palladium Rings Be Sized-Down? by hmbrt
I recently purchased a palladium wedding band that is slightly too small. Having bought it through a friend for a discounted price, I am unable to return or exchange it. I have seen posts on resizing-up. Is having the ring sized down an option? Thanks in advance for your response(s). Jon
July 13th 09 04:17 PM
by Abrasha Go to last post
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Math by Limpy[_2_]
I know there's a way to do this, but I can't remember how. I have x dwt's of sterling silver. I want to know how much that weight of sterling will weigh in 14, 18k. The obvious answer ain't the one I want. ;-) -- Anulos qui animum ostendunt omnes gestemus!
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June 27th 09 06:10 PM
by Peter W. Rowe[_2_] Go to last post
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choosing tools for working jasper/chalcedony/quartz by sunrainor
Good morning, after reading the very useful reply about grinding options, I'm asking for help deciding how to tackle the rocks I've been picking up around my yard and neighbourhood, here in the north of St. Lucia, West Indies. They are, I believe, mostly red-yellow jasper, chalcedony or...
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June 25th 09 04:48 PM
by Peter W. Rowe[_2_] Go to last post
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Pin vise by Charlie Leo
I am using a sliding pin vise for wire wrapping. The vise is a mild steel, but it wears very rapidly against 21 gauge copper, sterling and gold filled square wire. After about an hour's use, the vise will not hold wire for twisting. It's not that I have one bad vise - I teach a class and we have...
June 23rd 09 02:16 AM
by Charlie Leo Go to last post
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sorting out grinder/polisher options by sorrentoSilver
hello rcj: I'm in the market for a grinder for my silverwork bench and trying to sort out the various options and what's important. I only want to use it to grind/edge/reduce silver and for some occasional tool shaping . . . but NOT for polishing - I love using my lortone tumbler for what I do. ...
June 20th 09 05:40 PM
by Mouse Go to last post
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Stupid Question? by [email protected]
Hello People, This is probably a stupid question, but is it possible to make PMC jewelry using a torch or do you have to have a kiln? TIA, Judith
June 18th 09 02:29 AM
by sunrainor Go to last post
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Make Your Own by craftychick
Hello its nice to be here. I love to make jewelry and do scrapbooking also.
June 15th 09 12:17 AM
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June 9th 09 12:40 AM
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Green Jewelry Eco Friendly Jewelry Eco Jewelry by johnsmith
Green ORO offers huge selection of conflict free diamonds of any shape and size. We welcome you to email or give us a call at 713-789-7977 to inquire about your desired conflict free diamond. Our conflict free diamonds are GIA, EGL & AGS certified and you will get a proper certificate with the...
June 8th 09 08:43 AM
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Just moved to Los Angeles by Gantzi
Hi, I recently moved from Israel to Los Angeles (to Mar Vista area) and I=92m looking for recommendations for the following providers and professionals in L.A.: * Gold seller (24K, not processed) * Casting place * Diamonds and gems seller * Gold supplies (chains, clasps etc.) * Stone setter
June 1st 09 05:44 PM
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