Silver Drops Blog

An Exploration of Silver Jewelry Design and the Life of a Designer

Browsing Posts tagged Jewelry Making

Introduction The other day I was researching looking at jewelry blogs when I discovered Open Source Minerals an ethical supplier of metals, diamonds and gemstones.  I am not endorsing this company because I haven’t used them.  I don’t have the money right now or the tools to use their materials, which I will explain later […]

A post devoted to why I will no longer purchase dinosaur bone cabochons

A quick guide to 14, 18, 20, 22 and 24 gauge silver sheet and its different purposes.

A brief review of the Rio Grande Catalog and Website

A post about where you buy different supplies and objects needed for a studio

Review of a Smith Little Torch Propane and Oxygen Set for Disposable Tanks. Discussing the pros and cons of this torch and who it would be good for.

This entry is an explanation how to clean and change pickle for silver studio.