Follow along with Ricky Frank in this four-part demonstration video from Rio Grande. From preparing your metal to creating your wire shapes to applying the enamel to finishing, every step is covered in detail.
Over the years, Rio Grande has tested lots of natural gemstones for use in PMC and you can benefit from our experience! Use these charts to guide your selection of which gemstones to consider and which to avoid when firing stones in PMC.
See how to easily add touches of 22 karat gold to your PMC and other silver designs with Aura 22 accent paint. The result is a permanent, natural, fluid-looking layer of gold that is substantially thicker than electroplating.
How cool is this? To find your path so early in life. To be encouraged by a great teacher to take a high school metals class and in that metals class to make something--a hand-forged copper bracelet--that reveals an artistic ability and creativity that you didn't know existed. Abilities that would…
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