Compilation #1 DVDLewton-Brain, Charles
This CD contains 10 papers by Charles Lewton-Brain. They include classics like Fold-forming and Patinas for Small Studios as well as short works only available as Epapers, This compilation would cost over $100 separately.
Unexpected Sources for Chasing Tools and Punches This paper details ways of quickly finding and making punches and chasing tools for repoussé work.
Build Your Own Draw Bench Instructions Instructions and plans explain how to build a good draw bench for about thirty dollars.
Making Earring Posts for Jewelry by Hand This paper shows how to effectively make earring posts for soldering onto earrings.
Gold Fusion Inlay Under Enamels This paper details how to inlay gold and other metals into copper to create patterned sheet.
Preventing and Avoiding Fire-scale when Jewelry Making This short paper describes ways to avoid the dreaded fire-scale.
Forming Using Metal Characteristics: Fold Forming This original 1985/96 paper is the classic that started the fold-forming scene.
Patinas for Small Studios The paper describes safer, easier patinations methods for metals involving easily obtainable and even kitchen chemicals to produce blues, greens, browns, blacks, grays and reddish tones on metals.
Shareware (Original Paper: 1996) The wide-ranging, truly eclectic paper is chock full of suppliers, sources, technical information, patinas, stone setting tips, bench tools, book reviews, gemology information and thoughts about metal smithing.
Small Tools for Jewelers This paper details how to make nine fantastic bench tools to make life easier and working faster.
Introduction to Tube Setting for Gems This paper introduces the tools and step by step method used for tube setting for jewelry