There is no point in trying to run before……
There is no point in trying to run before you can walk so it makes sense to learn the basics and master them well right at the start of your jewellery making journey. Even after 30 years in this trade, Andrew often revisits simple basic techniques to help him refine the techniques as bad habits start to creep in over time.
You can simply scratch lines into metal and pierce them with your saw but it is much more fun to create something, whether it be a simple square or circle with a planned pierced design. Andrew shows you how to accurately mark out a design, drill and pierce a decorative piece. this could be a starting point to simple pieces of jewellery or just as Christmas tree decorations.