Sunday, February 22, 2009

Silver Fusing

This week I learned how to fuse silver, something I've always wanted to know how to do. Sterling silver has some alloys added to it to make it stronger, and therefore won't fuse when melted together. Fine silver (what we were using) is 99.9% silver and will melt together when heated with a blow torch.

Take a peek at what I made this week...
And, here's my setup:

1 comment:

Kathleen Kimball-Baker said...

Beautiful! You are such an inspiration. And I love your blog!