Polishing and Finishing for Jewellers and Silversmiths
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Polishing and finishing is a highly skilled specialist craft; a professional finish will transform a piece of jewellery or silver into a work of art. Written by a leading polisher, this practical book explains the traditional techniques and shares the secrets of this often under-rated craft.
- Advice on setting up a workshop, tools and compounds
- Guide to finishing methods including satin finish and oxidizing
- Step-by-step examples of polishing bangles, rings and cutlery, as well as finished photographs showcasing a range of exquisite work
- Tips on best practice for designers, and specific advice for polishing different surfaces and gems
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" You must read this guide if you're planning on becoming a polisher, or maybe setting up or upgrading your own studio. Beginning with the space, machines, equipment, tools and materials needed, not a detail has been left out. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: The Jeweller magazine - National Association of Jewellers