This jewelry tutorial through a comprehensive guide and easy to follow step shows you:
- - Marking basic bezel
- - Shaping the prongs
- - Making twist wire
- This tutorial can be made in a standard smithing workshop. You will need:
- - Metal : silver or gold or other
- - Round gemstone
Delicate in it's design, this solitaire pendant with the decorative twist wire detail is a recommended project for a newcomer to smithing. This is a great pendant to make as gift for loved ones or friends.
Once you've mastered the basics of this solitaire pendant, you can expand your experience by making a rings or earrings using the same methodology.
This lesson is suited for beginners with some general knowledge of metal smith techniques and the basic bench tool setup.
Classical solitaire pendant and earrings with decorative twisted wire