Tips & Tricks

Choosing Jewellery Pliers

There are 4 basic types of pliers that are the most commonly used tools for jewellery making, these are side cutters, round nose pliers, chain nose...

Tips & Tricks


One of the tools a silversmith reaches for most often is their hammer. We all have our favorite one…or 3, but if you...

Tips & Tricks

Soldering Tip

If you need to solder from underneath but don’t have a tripod, there are other ways to raise your work. You can rest...

Tips & Tricks

Soldering with flux

Flux is an oxidation protector used for gold and silver soldering. Without flux the solder will not connect with your piece. It comes in...