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New Directions in Punched Metal Jewelry

20 Clever and Easy Projects
Formanski, Aisha (Book - 2013 )
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Discover a simple technique that creates striking and original results. Using basic metal punch tools--dots and lines--author Aisha Formanski brings a fresh approach to jewelry-making inspired by Mexican stamped tin mirrors. Styles range from direct references to the Mexican folk art that first inspired her to geometric patterns that resemble tin ceilings or printed fabric to designs that look like Japanese sashiko or other embroidery. In addition to Aisha's stamping and design techniques, enjoy tutorials on basic metalworking skills: Riveting Creating holes Shaping Antiquing Basic polishing And filing Aisha focuses on inexpensive metals such as copper, brass, and nickel and shows how to create basic punch designs with just one stamp. She then demonstrates how the same design can be elaborated using two, three, or more different punches. The design possibilities are endless!
Authors: Formanski, Aisha
Title: New directions in punched metal jewelry
20 clever and easy projects
Publisher: Loveland, CO :, Interweave,, [2013]
Characteristics: 127 pages :,illustrations (chiefly color) ;,26 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: Includes index.
Contents: Tools
Punching Technique
Metal Working Techniques: Cutting Sheet Metal; Filing and Sanding; Making Holes; Riveting; Shaping Metal; Antiquing and Polishing
Sample Projects: Cowgirl Cuff and Ring
cutting, shaping, forming, punching and freeform punching, riveting; Bird Plaque
cutting, shaping, freeform punching; Cut and Dapped Earrings
dapping, disc cutting and punching; Scallop Pendant
cutting, shaping, riveting, punching; Shrine Necklace
cutting, disc cutting, texturing, punching, riveting; Carousel Cuff Bracelet
cutting, riveting, punching; Crescent Necklace
cutting, punching, riveting, stringing, texturing, tube riveting and wire wrapping; Virage Bracelet
cutting, punching and shaping; Bouquet Necklace
dapping, freeform punching and riveting
How to Make Your Own Punches
Punch Patterns.
Local Note: 53 118
ISBN: 1596687231
9781596687233
Statement of Responsibility: Aisha Formanski
Subject Headings: Punching (Metal-work) Jewelry making.
Topical Term: Punching (Metal-work)
Jewelry making.
LCCN: 2013009031
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