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Check out this article for information about the simple tools you'll need to get a good start in making chain mail for jewelry or armor.
When you go to some of the bigger museums in the world, like The British Museum in London, or the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, you can take a walk to their Ancient Greece sections and see some interesting bronze helmets. They are amazing,...
This article is about the types of metals commonly available to the metal artist. A description of each metal/alloy and their applications will be described.
What is the connection between your trash and high fashion? You may be surprised to know that your soft drink can is being turned into stylish handbags. Here in Brazil they are doing just that and selling to boutiques throughout Europe.
My husband's hobby is inspired by his love of medieval arms and armor: his quest? To make a hauberk, or chain mail suit, entirely from coat hangers. It is the ultimate in extreme knitting, and a great use for all of those metal coat hangers.
Preserve a bit of antiquity by doing a brass rubbing at Westminster Abbey.
Comparing the simularities and differences in brazing and soldering as it applies to aluminum alloys. The techniques of each will be discussed.
The oxygen-acetylene torch is a very versatile tool for the studio metal artist. You can weld, braze, heat form and cut steel with a gas torch.
The idea of using aluminium and brass for jewellery may at first seem foreign, but whether you are an experienced hand-craft artist looking for something different to try, or a novice who is not sure where to start, chances are you may be pleasantly surprised by the results.