Introducing My New Book – Enameling on Copper!

The weather is cooler and I’ve been very busy in the studio! Lots of color and working on copper. You’ve got to love enamelling on copper, the materials are inexpensive compared to silver so there’s room for playing. My focus was creating a book just on Copper enamelling and I am happy to say that is finished and available on Amazon! So here it is, check it out!  Enameling on Copper

Enamel on Copper Materials

Who is this book for?

Enameling on Copper is a beginners guide and it covers all the basics:
  • Tools & materials and whether you can get by with just a torch
  • How to prep your enamels and which ones don’t need any prep at all
  • Basic enameling principles and application techniques
  • Firing enamels by torch and in a kiln
  • Decorative techniques – of course this is why we enamel and the sky is the limit!
  • All brought together with easy to follow step by step projects
  • Free download links inside the book will get you printable templates for all the projects
  • And a Color Wheel, designed by me to help you select your colors

Beginners Step by Step Projects

The Basic Techniques are clearly described to make it easy to follow along at home. How to Prepare Transparent enamel

From preparing enamel powders.

Firing Enamel on Copper

To achieving the perfectly fired surface.

But technique alone is not enough, so at the end of each technique there’s a project to allow you to apply what you’ve learned.

Simply Sifted Spiral Pendant from: Enameling on Copper by Maggie Bergman

Simply sifted enamel, the most basic technique, nothing fancy, just beautiful by itself.

Sgraffito Wrap Ring Project

The Sgraffito project: a lovely Wrapped Ring – one size fits all and no soldering required!

Blue Enamel Pendant from Enameling on Copper

A simple but very effective technique to get beautiful patterns on your enamel jewelry.

Stencilled Enamel Bracelet from: Enameling on Copper

Stencils are another fun way to add interest, the possibilities are endless!

Etched enamel earrings from: Enameling on Copper

Even the simplest designs can be enhanced by surface treatments like these stunning earrings with contrasting Matte & Gloss areas.

So…if you’ve ever thought about trying to enamel on copper, or you might even have tried it before and got lost in the process, this book is for you! I can’t wait to hear how you like it!
You can get it here:  Enameling on Copper
And maybe you’d do me a huge favour and leave a nice review on Amazon, I’d really appreciate that!
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