New Recipe for Verdigris Patina

Here’s one from an unexpected source: Lowe’s.  The home improvement store has a tutorial for making a wall piece using copper flashing and Miracle Grow as part of the recipe for the verdigris patina! Scroll down past all the bits about the wood to get to...

Jewelry Workshop Safety Tips from Linda Weiss

Linda wrote such a helpful post on safety over on Orchid that I asked her permission to reprint it here: To all of those concerned with working in a healthy work environment, Here are a few  suggestions,  or recommendations: Review the Orchid archives for...