Day in the life of a Silversmith and Goldsmith.
Creating one of a kind Gold and Silver Objects.
Restoring and Conserving Antique Silver and Objects.
Thursday, January 06, 2011
Duck Tape is your friend
When I work on antique silver, I protect it with duck tape. I use leather on my bench pen to protect the surface of the antique. I have found over the years that no matter how steady or how sure I am of my hands, they will slip. So I keep my mistakes to a minimum. Did I say mistakes?