Visit the factories and industrial manufacturing plants for a more gritty inspiration. Brenda Schweder creates statement pieces with the wire wrapping techniques. Then meet Julie Sanford for part 1 of the fundamentals of fabrication using found metal and wire. Finally Tammy Honaman has a lesson on texture hammers.
Join host Katie Hacker along with her guests as they create today's heirlooms, with new twists on traditional jewelry making techniques. Each episode features just one artist for an in depth lesson on two heirloom techniques. You'll really get to know their insider tips and have extra time to see every detail. Katie finishes each show with a lesson sharing a few of her favorite traditional techniques.