I spend another evening learning all sorts of great jewelry making techniques from Melissa Muir. On this occasion, we both made fabulous (if I say so myself) copper earrings. We cut, folded, forged, soldered, pickled, and oxidized the metal and ended with these:
If you are anywhere near Melissa’s studio and want to learn more than you knew that you needed to know, I highly recommend taking one of her classes. If you don’t want to learn to make the jewelry, but would still like to wear it, check out some of her work.