Mark Nelson
Jewelry Designer and Instructor
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Did you know that soldering has been defined as working with temperatures of less than 800ºF (450ºC)? But the silver solders that jewelers use start melting (in most cases) at temperatures of over 1000ºF. This higher-temperature process, which is commonly

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In this Beads Baubles and Jewels episode, Mark Nelson discusses bezel-setting a cabochon. Learn how to set a cabochon into a custom-made or pre-made bezel setting. Download the guide at www.beadsbaublesandjewels.com.

Most of us aren’t lucky But in this Beads Baubles and Jewels installment, you can learn how to make your own and drill it to incorporate into your jewelry designs! Download the project at www.beadsbaublesandjewels.com and shop every item you

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Learn how to add texture to your jewelry with simple wire hammering techniques. Two presenters from Beads, Baubles, and Jewels TV, Mark Nelson (Rio Grande) and Marlene Blessing (Beading Daily), offer expert advice for jewelry makers who want to use

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Mark Nelson uses products from Rio Grande to show how to apply gold, silver and copper leaf on wood beads on Beads, Baubles & Jewels.