[ read online Prime ] Small-scale SilversmithingAuthor F. J. Whitelaw – Vivefutbol.co

Silversmithing Is An Exciting And Developing Craft, Which Combines Traditional Techniques With Contemporary Design And Technology This Practical Book Introduces The Craft With A Guide To The Workshop And Its Tools, Then Emphasizes The Importance Of Drawing And Design Before Explaining Key Techniques And Showing How They Can Be Used In Clearly Illustrated Projects By Keeping The Individual Pieces Small, It Explains A Range Of Skills That Can Be Developed And Combined To Make Adventurous Items It Discusses Transforming Silver Sheets Or Rods Into Three Dimensional Shapes Using Sinking, Raising, And Forging Techniques It Teaches How To Silver Solder And Attach Handles To The Rounded Body Of A Bowl And Create Well Fitting Seams Nine Projects Illustrate The Techniques In Use And Include Making Spoons, Round Boxes, Hinged Lids, Drinker Beakers, And Candlesticks