Making Jewellery At Home
Home made crafts require practice, from cutting paper man chains to building kits cars, making jewellery is no different. However, there is a great deal of pleasure to be had from the trying, failing, adjusting the technique and eventual success. Ask any artist, and they will tell you the journey to the final piece is what defines their job the most. What the customer sees is the tip of a very large iceberg.
With expert crafts like silversmithing, and the setting of precious stones, the fingers of a well rehearsed artisan are required and yet the array of items that anyone can use is growing all the time. It's a great way to spend the evenings, bond with the family and maybe make a little something on the side once the quality is right. Making little presents for the children, for the parents or for friend is just as great as setting up shop, and so there's no reason to not give it a go. Fashion is wide and extensive, so what ever the tastes of the individual, with custom building jewellery, no-one can possibly be left without.
To get started, here's some useful links.
Panda Hall supply wholesale bargains of all sorts of Jewellery fixings and making supplies.
The Bead Room offer beautiful beading supplies and they try to leave the tat outside.
Here's a short course in how to run your own business, something for the next step.
If you're ready to take the next step, it's really simple and easy to begin selling on Shopify.