Browsing Archive: June, 2015

Tips & Tricks - Using Two Part Epoxy

Posted by Robyn Anderson on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, In : Tips & Tricks 
A little trick given to me from a jeweller in Melbourne. Mix the two part epoxy on a piece of paper with a toothpick then leave it in the glue after use. The glue has dried on your piece of jewellery when the toothpick cannot be removed from the paper. I know!!!!!!! Such a simple, logical idea and saves wiggling the piece and upsetting the connection. Now why didn't I think of that :(




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I Have fallen in love with Prehnite

Posted by Robyn Anderson on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, In : Stone Setting 
From the moment I received these prehnite stones my mind was full of possibilities - I love the cool colour and the simple shape and could visualize a brushed finish on the silver to contrast with the transluscent stone. I started with simple stud earrings and then added to the collection. I finally completed the ring yesterday:



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