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Memory lane. My first rings.

I was digging in my workbench at home and found these rings. My first cast ring (copper barbed wire ring) and first fabricated ring. (The silver dangerous, spike ring). 27 more words

Custom Design

Bench jeweler tip. Mandrel mod for small brushes

When putting on a small brush on a mandrel, it helps to taper the end of the mandrel so the brush centers itself when you put it on.

Jewelry Repair

Workable Spaces

We love our work space! We have collected the tools of our trade over the years and use as many as we can in every project we make! 30 more words


Jeweler's bench camera

We have had positive feedback of our repair/custom shop visible from the showroom. I have great response regarding this blog. We have found that people are genuinely curious and interested in what happens at the jeweler’s bench. 205 more words

Jewelry Repair

Lowe’s Storage Cabinets and Shelves.

I have been using several of these cheap inexpensive storage shelves from Lowe’s. They are made from 50% recycled plastic (Saving the planet!). I have a 6 foot tall version that I use to store my chemicals, oils, solvents, etc., anything that might be a little toxic that I want to keep away from children and pets. 260 more words


The Next Guitar Build

For the past few months I have been chipping at making pieces and parts for the next guitar. I really could not find an interesting way to talk about each part so I just didn’t bother. 93 more words