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Discovering Etching

Posted by Robyn Anderson on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, In : Etching 

Here it is!!!! After much trial and error (and lots of frustration thrown into the chemical mix), here is my first successful etched piece. Unfortunately I only have this photo taken with my phone, so the clarity is poor.



And after polishing...




I am so happy with the final result :)


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Clever ways to keep your chain from tangling.

Posted by Robyn Anderson on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, In : Clever ideas 

My checkout lady at my local supermarket shared this great tip. Cut a piece of straw and thread it onto your chain, then do up the clasp. This is great for travelling. Pop your chain in a snap lock bag or draw string organza bag and you will never have to worry about knots in your chain again.

The second great idea that I use in my studio for storing many chains comes from Andrew Berry from At The Bench. Pop your chain in a small zip lock bag leaving a small tail of chain dangling out of t...


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