Item Number: H20-4698TL
DVD 1: Earring Essentials
Make two different pairs of earrings in Earring Essentials. Learn to solder post earrings and make ear hooks, explore dapping and texturing and make a wire-wrapped dangle. You'll learn all the basics of soldering, including pickling, quenching, torch safety and Patti's little tricks to make soldering fun and easy.
DVD 2: Geometric Links Bracelet
Shape heavy-gauge wire around Wubbers® mandrel pliers and make perfect soldered joins while making this geometric links bracelet. Discover Patti's satin-smooth finish secret and find the best tool for the job. You'll create a dangly, jangly bracelet that is a great gift and will help you practice soldering.
DVD 3: Mix & Match Stacking Rings
Use special wire and the soldering techniques we've practiced to create your own mix and match stacking rings. Discover how to solder a ring, attach a bezel cup and set a cabochon in the bezel. Plus tips on finishing the rings and applying patina.
DVD 4: Mixed Metal Collage Pendant
Step into an art and composition cold connections workshop with this mixed metal collage pendant. Discover what makes a collage pendant interesting, learn to punch and rivet metal and make a one-of-a-kind bail. Then turn on your flame to paint with heat patinas! Includes a tracing example and a composition guide.
DVD 5: Discover Open Back Bezels
Use pattern wire and soldering techniques to create an open back bezel, which you can use to make earrings and pendants. Fill an open back bezel with EnCapture Concrete to embed your treasures in, and discover how to add color to the background. Exploring open back bezels will open your eyes to all the possibilities!
DVD 6: Twinkle Star Bracelet
Stamp and decorate this mixed metal twinkle star bracelet to create a charming link bracelet. Solder and cold connect to create a piece that fits the wrist perfectly and showcases your mastery of soldering techniques.
Running time: 6 hours 49 minutes
6 techniques and 7 projects
Plays in region 1
DVD is shrink-wrapped and returnable if unopened.
About the author: Patti Bullard is a jewelry instructor, the inventor and owner of Wubbers® pliers and a lifelong artist. Patti has taught wireworking and metalsmithing across the United States since 2004. Patti's experience with so many forms of jewelry-making has given her a unique insight into the best tools and methods for creating jewelry. She truly enjoys sharing her enthusiasm while teaching others how to craft and design their own unique pieces of jewelry.