by Rena Klingenberg. These grungy graduation jewelry styles are a fun alternative to the traditional class rings and pendants. The start of the new school year is an ideal time to give high school students (especially seniors!) jewelry inscribed with their graduation year. This cool jewelry would also be a fun project for teens to make for themselves … [Read more...] about Grungy Graduation Year Jewelry Tutorial
Metal stamping jewelry tips and projects.
by Melissa Subatch. (Peekskill, New York, USA) I started by making myself a hand stamped initial necklace. The first time I wore it could not stop the flow of requests for them. It started me on a whole new adventure into jewelry design. I have made jewelry on and off for years but had forgotten how much I really really love it. Although I still have a full … [Read more...] about Hand Stamped Initial Necklaces
by Rena Klingenberg. (Jewelry Making Journal) Metal stamps are fun, creative jewelry making tools. These tips and techniques show you how to get great results, from the very first time you try metal stamping jewelry. Learning the Technique: It takes a bit of practice to get nice, even results when metal stamping jewelry. I recommend practicing on pieces … [Read more...] about Metal Stamps – Tips and Techniques
© by Rena Klingenberg; all rights reserved See the fun I've been having with the "American Typewriter" metal stamping set! If you've done much jewelry stamping, you know it's nice to have different letter styles to choose from. Each font expresses a unique mood. Also, giving your customers a choice of fonts for their personalized jewelry orders is a lovely … [Read more...] about Letter Stamps