A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you have an idea for improving the Craftster swap process?  Suggest and discuss it here on the Talk About The Swap Process board.
Total Members: 296,701
Currently Running With Scissors:
662 Guests and 30 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Rearrangeable silver rings  (Read 1070 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
I Eat Art
« on: January 20, 2006 03:52:26 PM »

i went on a big "interactive art" kick last semester, which used a lot of magnets to make jewelry you could "play with." I made two rings (as sort of a mini-series) out of silver which had magnets you could reposition on them. The first one the magnets are just left uncovered, the second one I put them inside of short bits of silver tubing and then capped the tubes with resin (I do a LOT of work with resin).



If anyone is into metalsmithing and has questions about how they're constructed I'd be happy to explain! But I can't really give a "tutorial" per se... hard to compress 6 years of metalsmithing into one craftster post ;-)
« Last Edit: March 09, 2011 10:43:46 AM by TheSapphireMoon - Reason: fix -med issue » THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://www.dadahaus.com
Fun and Funky Jewelry, Crafting Tips, and more
http://www.indiecraftshows.com
Find indie craft shows in your area!
RubberDuckys
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2006 03:54:05 PM »

LOVE IT.. i want one!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Simply Strano
www.strano.etsy.com
ambiguouslyspecific
« Reply #2 on: January 20, 2006 03:54:35 PM »

those look cool, very unique.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Each heart knows its own bitterness, and no one else can share its joy  Proverbs 14:10
bonbonz101
« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2006 03:55:01 PM »

those are really neat!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Back from a long hiatus!
PM me about personal swaps Tongue

Wists: http://www.wists.com/bonbonz101
Style blog: http://mypolychromelife.blogspot.com
Check out my vintage Etsy store!: http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=6023310


Smiley
I Eat Art
« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2006 09:03:02 AM »

Thanks guys Smiley I entered them in the Society of North American Goldsmiths Student Exhibition... here's hoping I get in Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://www.dadahaus.com
Fun and Funky Jewelry, Crafting Tips, and more
http://www.indiecraftshows.com
Find indie craft shows in your area!
CraftyCourtesan
Offline Offline

Posts: 72
Joined: 21-Jan-2006

Thank Goddess I'm Female


View Profile
« Reply #5 on: January 22, 2006 12:05:40 PM »

Man, I hope you get in. Those are so incredibly neat!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Cassimon
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Jamie McGuire Gives Aspiring Authors Advice
10 Questions for Elizabeth Gilbert
Gourmet Made Simple Cookbook by Gena Knox
One Out of Ten People in Iceland Will Publish a Book
Lynda Obst on Pre-Awareness and Sequels
Latest Blog Articles
Sock It To Me!
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad
@Home This Weekend: Teacup Bird Feeder

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.