Tools

Basic jewellery tools

2016-10-13T18:43:55+00:00 April 27th, 2015|Learning, Tools|

I’ve put together a list of some basic tools which my jewellery students tend to find most useful. They are also ones that I use constantly on a daily basis. Getting a basic jewellery tool setup needn’t be expensive and you can make a huge amount of jewellery with a small range of handtools. You [...]

Tumble polisher death

2016-10-13T18:43:58+00:00 December 14th, 2013|Tools|

  The results of a dead tumble polisher and a curious husband with a screw driver After years of great service, my tumble polisher issued a cloud of smoke and turned its cogs toward heaven. I love tumble polishers. They handle most pieces of jewellery, even my intricately textured fine silver pieces, and [...]