Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pricing Your Work

There are two ways to set prices. You can take a market-based approach, and look at what other artists charge for similar work, or you can take a cost-based approach. I feel that many artists choose a market-based approach because … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Lemel Trap

Every year I cut a LOT of silver wire into tens of thousands of jump rings. ¬†As the saw bites through the precious metal, it throws off lemel, the metal equivalent of sawdust. Unlike sawdust, silver lemel remains precious, and … Continue reading

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