Tammy Jones reminds us how important it is to experiment in the jewelry studio to keep your creative skills sharp. Set yourself a metalsmithing playdate today to learn something new or try something different in jewelry making.
This is an introduction to the concepts of work hardening and annealing. It is critical that beginning metalsmiths starting to hammer, solder and form metals understand these principles. Read on to learn more. This popular blog post was updated in 2019.