Enameling on Steel

**** Glass on Metal has a great article by Charles Winkle, Enameling on Steel. **** Order this today http://www.glass-on-metal.com/current_issue/index.html The enamel used here is a liquid, called Ground Coat. It is a bit had to find on Thompson’s site so here...

Enameling on Brass

Everyday someone visits this site asking if they can enamel on brass. Recently I had the pleasure of meeting Barbara Lewis whom has not only developed torch firing enamels but has produced a line of brass jewels for enameling. Here at her store you can pick up and the...

Enameling on Gold

The Hibiscus are chased on 18k gold. Then the surface is depleted by heating to 800 degrees and dipped in nitric acid repeated times until there is no fire scale. A layer of flux for gold is applied which is Bovano #2 then the red enamel in two...

Enameling on Sterling Silver

Tom enameling his Sterling Silver Egg. He has made this to support a gorgeous Chased Gold and Blue Lapis with Diamond Bracelet. I asked Tom how he planned to enamel this sterling silver egg. He plans to paint Klyre Fire on and sift the enamels. I asked are you...

Enameling with Argentium 970

Argentium 970 is currently sold in grain and only from this one dealer, G&S Metals. I just spoke with them and asked why they do not offer it in sheet and other forms. The answer was they have not had the request for offering it. I explained the interest of...