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Making Flower Pendant-Brooch 

Making Flower Collet Pendant and Brooch - US$27

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Making Flower Pendant and Brooch

This jewelry tutorial through a comprehensive guide and easy to follow step shows you:

  • - Making fancy flower collet
  • - Shaping the petals
  • - Soldering of petals to collet
  • - Making brooch catch and awl
  • This tutorial can be made in a standard smithing workshop. You will need:
  •  - Metal : silver or gold or other
  •  - Round 10 - 12 mm gemstone

You will receive :

  • -- 49 Pictures and illustrations
  • -- 28 Pages of detailed instructions
  • --  3 Templates
  • -- Bench tips on tools and techniques
Soldering the fancy flower shaped collet
Soldering fancy flower shaped collet.
Soldering the petals to the fancy collet
Soldering petals to collet.

In this tutorial you will get to make this bold 80 mm flower brooch and pendant with a unique collet looking like a lotus flower. A straight forward pigtail brooch and awls is soldered on the back of the flower petals.  Three templates are included in this tutorial and the setting of the 12 mm gemstone is discussed. 

Once you've mastered the large lotus flower collet you can extrapolate that technique into a smaller size collet. 

This tutorial is suited for all with general knowledge of metalsmith techniques and the basic bench tool set-up.

Making a Flower Pendant and Brooch Front and Back

The front and back of the gem set flower brooch and pendant.

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