ve been very busy in 4th year and you may notice that I’ve made a few changes to my blog. I hope it’s for the better and I’ll get back to more regular postings again.
I’ve done quite a bit of work using old family photos. I used photo etching to etch into silver.
This is the photo etched silver. I’ve also embossed the shape of a gold wedding band into the silver using the hydraulic press.This is the finished brooch. The image has come out really well by oxidationThis is another stage in the process of making a silver brooch.
This is the finished brooch. The image has come out very clearly by oxidising the surface of the silver.
I’ll show you my laser etching in my next post.