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Metalworking through History: An Encyclopedia (Handicrafts through World History)
By Greenwood
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ean: 9780313336546, isbn: 0313336547,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
Metalworking Through History provides a comprehensive, historic overview of the subject of metalworking while exploring it within its cultural context. It is written from the perspective that the crafting of objects in metal is a unique way of understanding a particular time and culture. As a broad encyclopedia of metalworking, it allows the reader to view the different societies and periods that produced work in this medium as part of a global, interrelated practice. Comprised of over sixty

Basic Diemaking
By Martino Fine Books
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781614275046, isbn: 1614275041,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
2013 Reprint of 1963 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. This book provides apprentice and journeyman die-makers with a thorough knowledge of the basic details and techniques of die theory and practice. It describes essential facts of cutting and forming operations; there are then related to the manner in which the dies must function in order to achieve the desired results. Carefully selected diagrams throughout the book greatly

Crocheted Wire Jewelry: Innovative Designs & Projects by Leading Artists (Lark Jewelry Books)
By Brand: Lark Books
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ean: 9781600594816, isbn: 1600594816,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Over the past ten years, crochet has developed in an exciting new direction, as many artists have begun using wire to create unique jewelry. Arline Fisch, an internationally acclaimed jeweler and one of the foremost experts in adapting textile techniques for metal, introduces this new form of needlework and provides a wide range of exceptional projects from 16 international designers. Used Book in Good Condition.

Organic Wire and Metal Jewelry: Stunning Pieces Made with Sea Glass, Stones, and Crystals
By Kalmbach
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mpn: 3449974, ean: 9780871167040, isbn: 0871167042,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Showcasing gemstones, crystals, sea glass, and pearls, Organic Wire and Metal Jewelry offers new ways to incorporate raw materials into beautiful jewelry pieces. Clear, step-by-step instructions and detailed photographs teach readers a variety of basic jewelry techniques and guide even beginner jewelry-makers through each project successfully. Crafters can use the suggested materials or choose to substitute stones or other beads as desired for an endless variety of elegant design possibilities.

Mixed Metal Mania: Solder, rivet, hammer, and wire exceptional jewelry
By Brand: Kalmbach Books
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ean: 9780871164162, isbn: 0871164167,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
Organic, expressive, and exciting, the projects in this book reflect a truly original artist’s vision. Mixed Metal Mania makes metal jewelry accessible to a brand-new audience. This book starts by teaching the basic techniques and giving helpful tips, and then moves on to simple projects before building into more challenging work requiring new skills learned. Kim St. Jean also includes the stories of inspiration behind each project, adding to the unique appeal of this book. For jewelry

Welding Projects
By Brand: Goodheart-Willcox Co
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ean: 9781590704097, isbn: 1590704096,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
Welding Projects is a collection of 69 practical projects that will stimulate students interest while helping them develop and practice important welding skills. Projects range in complexity from a simple set of push-up bars to a folding miter saw table to a hydraulic auto engine lift. Each project consists of scaled drawings and a complete materials list. In addition to the projects, the book also contains a section on welding safety, a guide to material identification, a page showing all

The Skills of a Blacksmith: v.2: Mastering the Fundamentals of Leaf-work
By Mark Aspery
SKU: #VIB0981548016
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sku: VIB0981548016, ean: 9780981548012, isbn: 0981548016,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
Mark begins with a leafing hammer and takes you through the necessary tools to form many types of leaves. He then continues his instruction from Roses to Ginko and many more. This is a large book of over 300 pages measuring 11.25'' x 8.75'' and contains an amazing number of images - over 1300!! Mark Aspery is an exceptional smith and instructor. You will profit from the knowledge you will gain in this excellent book..

Metal Jewelry Workshop: Essential Tools, Easy-to-Learn Techniques, and 12 Projects for the Beginning Jewelry Artist (Fox Chapel Publishing) Step-by-Step Photos for Designs using 12 Simple Hand Tools
By Fox Chapel Publishing
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ean: 9781565239531, isbn: 1565239539,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
Learn how to create exciting metal jewelry using just 12 simple, inexpensive hand tools—no jewelry torch required! 12 beautiful projects with step-by-step photos show exactly what to do and how the result should look 8 practice exercises help build beginner's skills and techniques Master the use of jeweler's tools one at a time by working through each lesson one by one Create exciting metal jewelry using just 12 simple, inexpensive tools and other materials readily available at craft stores,

Blade's Guide to Making Knives
By Blade Magazine
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ean: 9781440246869, isbn: 1440246866,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
Hone your knifemaking skills to perfection! Nine of the world's most skilled bladesmiths have brought together the expertise gained from decades of perfecting the craft into this book--all to give you the best resource available on how to create edged masterpieces of your own.Blade's Guide to Making Knives 3rd Edition will give you an apprenticeship in knifemaking from master craftsmen Abe Elias, Tim Zowada, Wally Hayes, Don Fogg, Steve Culver, Rick Dunkerley, Kevin L. Hoffman, Ryan Johnson and

Ornamental Turning
By Argus Books
SKU: #VIN085242826X
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sku: VIN085242826X, ean: 9780852428269, isbn: 085242826X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
The art of ornamental turning in wood (and, in former days, ivory) has a long and distinguished history and it has recently experienced a renaissance among craftspeople. This is T.D.Walshaw's definitive guide to the art, aimed not only at the experienced woodturner, but also at the novice. He provides comprehensive chapters on purpose-built ornamental lathes (both antique and modern), essential accessories, using cutting & decorative tools, plus detailed information about screw threads and

Goldsmithing & Silver Work: Jewelry, Vessels & Ornaments
By Lark Books
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ean: 9781579903565, isbn: 1579903568,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Hundreds of color photographs detail the procedures and display a breathtaking assortment of pieces by talented artists. Each innovative project introduces techniques that range from casting and stamping to hand engraving, electroplating, and more specialized methods. The chapter on gems alone—featuring the work of Bernd Munsteiner, considered the world’s best gem cutter—makes this source book invaluable..

Forged a Guide to Becoming a Blacksmith
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781546602132, isbn: 1546602135,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Blacksmithing, “The king of trades,” is arguably the most enduring craft known to man, a craft virtually synonymous with humankind’s progress since the Bronze Age. This book breaks down blacksmithing’s fascinating, if somewhat daunting, skill set into attainable fundamentals that show you how to become an accomplished smith. My goal is not to teach you how to make a hook or a knife. Rather, I focus on the core aim of becoming a successful blacksmith or weekend hobbyist. What results is

New Directions in Metal Clay: Intermediate Techniques: Stone Setting, Enameling, Surface Design & More (Lark Jewelry & Beading)
By Brand: Lark Books
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ean: 9781600595462, isbn: 1600595464,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
Metal clay is the most exciting new material in jewelry design today: the procedures for molding and shaping are simple, the tools few, and the results stunning. CeCe Wire, a leader in the field, details all the newest innovations and clays, as well as the basics for beginners. She includes every form and formula, plus an extensive array of cutting-edge techniques that range from stone-setting to surface embellishment. Numerous color photos showcase diverse possibilities, including enameling

The Fine Art of the Tin Can: Techniques & Inspirations
By Lark Books
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ean: 9781579906795, isbn: 1579906796,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
''Contains...imaginative art objects...Hanson builds enthusiasm in his text for the craft, and he does it with wit.''--Arts & ActivitiesIn a newly revised and expanded version of his original success, celebrated folk artist Bobby Hanson takes the humble tin can and elevates it to art. On display in attention-grabbing photos are an array of quirky objects that will delight and amaze--and all it takes to make them are a few simple tools, some cans, and these simple instructions on cutting,

The Geometry of Sheet Metal Work
By Longman
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ean: 9780582009615, isbn: 0582009618,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
This book makes possible the accurate geometrical solution of all problems of pattern development normally encountered, by giving examples arranged according to a systematic plan which progressively illustrates the underlying principles. In the five ''courses'' into which the book is divided, the three basic methods of Radial Line, Parallel Line and Triangulation are applied in more and more complex examples, culminating in the solution of difficult problems of pipe intersection, twisted

Kumihimo Wire Jewelry: Essential Techniques and 20 Jewelry Projects for the Japanese Art of Braiding
By Random House
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mpn: RA-30855, ean: 9780823085514, isbn: 0823085511,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
In ancient Japan, beautiful yet functional cords made with the traditional braiding art of kumihimo adorned everything from kimonos to samurai armor to prayer scrolls. In Kumihimo Wire Jewelry, innovative jewelry artist Giovanna Imperia offers a fresh twist on this time-honored technique, adapting it to create stunning wire jewelry. In addition to a concise history of kumihimo and an overview of its essential materials, tools, and techniques, readers will learn the basics of this braiding

Learn to Weld: Beginning MIG Welding and Metal Fabrication Basics
By Crestline
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ean: 9780785832324, isbn: 9780785832324,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
In Learn to Weld, teach yourself to be a master of the craft with the step-by-step instructions, learning tools and troubleshooting for your welding needs. This book has instructions on Master MIG (an abbreviation for Metal Inert Gas) welding. and the metal fabrication techniques you need to repair, create, and duplicate projects in your home welding studio. Learn to Weld starts with the basics: setting up your studio, the right safety gear and safety procedures, and the equipment and materials

Chasing & Repoussé
By Brand: Brynmorgen Press
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ean: 9781929565320, isbn: 1929565321,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Virtually every culture with a history of metalsmithing has demonstrated accomplished work in the complementary techniques of chasing and repoussé. This lavishly illustrated book provides first-time artists with enough information to get started, but also offers advanced workers insights into design and process. Almost 500 photos and drawings guarantee not only clear instruction but bounteous inspiration.Used Book in Good Condition.

Boutique Bead & Wire Jewelry (Lark Jewelry Books)
By Lark Books
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ean: 9781600590948, isbn: 1600590942,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
What an enticing and popular technique! “Twisted wire” allows even beginning beaders to fashion the most delicate, twining floral and filigree effects with ease. The results are amazing and quickly achievable, especially with this stunningly photographed introduction to the craft. In addition to the thorough motif dictionary, which serves as a helpful reference to turn to again and again, it showcases more than 20 skill-building projects. These jewel-box treasures have a feminine and

Making Metal Beads: Techniques, Projects, Inspiration (Lark Jewelry Books)
By Brand: Lark Books
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ean: 9781579907129, isbn: 1579907121,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
With this comprehensive skill-building guide at hand, jewelers of all levels can craft 30 stunning one-of-a-kind beads in shimmering silver, copper, brass, and other metals. An introduction to metalworking provides the basics, followed by creative design ideas and techniques specific to metal beadwork. Transform commercial beads using simple stamping, chasing, and dimpling. Use cold connections to produce riveted and woven beads from sheet and wire. Roll a simple Crescent Roll Bead, and create

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