Tuesday, February 7, 2017


A very clever way to do tube setting with a Fordham, utilizing the automation. 
Place Fordham in 
Using the Fordham for tube setting

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Setting a stone with fordham


Bezel Soldering Grip

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Monday, February 9, 2015


Making jewelry has been so much fun for me learning new skills is very stimulating. I love hammering, getting wonderful aggressions out the metal is great therapy. The tools one needs has been a pleasant challenge. This is right up my alley, remembering that you are as good as your tools, finding the exact right tool for the job has been very satisfying.

Soldering has been one of the more challenging tasks. Practice is helpful actually essential part. The more I try and practice the more brave I get and better at the task.

Here is a YouTube video that is helpful.