Jewelry Making Classes!
Metal forming, plating, casting, metal clay and more! Whether your obsession with jewelry making is just beginning, or you're a virtuoso at the bench but want to add another technique to your repertoire, Rio Grande is your source for jewelry making classes! Jewelry making classes and Workshop Series events are taught at Rio by the industry's best instructors.
Fall into the season's color trends with fabulous jewelry making projects from Rio Grande! From fabulous colors to taunting textures to edgy, elegant and enticing designs, jewelry designers like you want to know the latest and greatest jewelry fashion trends. Check out Rio Grande's collection of jewelry projects influenced by the season's hottest looks. Always evolving. Always inspiring.
Jewelry Making Projects!
A stone-set PMC pendant. A ring made from a simple washer. A pair of Old Hollywood-ready Swarovski beaded chandelier earrings. Just three of the projects you can make from our collection of jewelry making projects! Easy-to-follow steps and an attached Materials List mean you'll be making your next design in no time!
Watch, learn and do! It's the best way to enhance your jewelry making skills. Rio Grande's video collection teaches you how to do everything from setting up your torch to forming a custom bezel to die forming, electroforming and metal forming! Hit play, watch, pause, rewind, and learn jewelry making techniques from expert instructors!
Trade Shows and Events
Rio Grande is your source for industry-related trade shows and events. See which upcoming trade shows Rio will be attending, including SNAG, MJSA and JCK. And check out the latest news from events, such as the prestigious Saul Bell Design Award competition.
Display it. Sell It. Package it. Clever jewelry display and jewelry packaging ideas from Rio Grande are inspired by the latest trends in color, texture and pattern. Try out display compositions that entice and jewelry packaging ideas that evoke expectation, speak your brand and keep ‘em coming back for more!
Feel the pulse of the jewelry making community at Rio Grande's blog, The Studio. Jewelry projects, new products, designer spotlights, contests and more!
Rio Grande is your "How do I?" jewelry making source! "How is silver filled made? How do I saw? How do I choose the right crimp?" Your answers are here!
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Your new jewelry making tool has arrived! Though the instructions did too, maybe you lost them? Or want to read them from anywhere? You’ll find them here!
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Determine metal gauge and weight, common measurement conversions and more! Rio Grande’s charts are some of the handiest things to have at your bench!
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Access our MSDS bank for specific jewelry making products. MSDSs provide crucial safety information, warnings, and safe handling and disposal information.
Help a jeweler out! Your fellow jewelers want to hear what you have to say—about our products and about us! Join this spirited jewelry making community.
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