Monthly Archives: November 2014

Silver Bracelet Update

I’m back in business this morning and engraving shamrocks with a nice fresh outlook on the project. Continue reading

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One completed and one to go…

This morning I started on the second bracelet. I did all the knot and shamrock layout yesterday so I could start right in on engraving this AM. Continue reading

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Silver cuff bracelet update

I have not done the final hand polishing as I still have the inside of the bracelet to do and then form it into a bracelet. Continue reading

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Silver cuff bracelet ~ Day 3

Making great progress on this engraved bracelet. This is really yesterday’s progress. I just could not post yesterday because my computer router died. No internet access means no posts. Yesterday I was able to finish the engraving of both Trinity … Continue reading

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Bracelet Update

you can see I have the Trinity knot on the silver and I have included the 105 degree graver so you can see how small the graver is. Continue reading

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Silver Bracelet ~ Day 2

Yesterday we finalized the design and I was able to get the banner and border all drawn up on the silver. So this morning I got right to engraving the border. Continue reading

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Irish family name bracelets ~ O’Cadhain

Shamrock knots for the border alternating up and down, knot Shamrock or Trinity knot on either side of the name banner. Continue reading

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Celtic Bracelet in silver ~ Completed

I engraved this entire bracelet by the Hammer and Chisel method. I did use my air assist tools for all the stippled background because that would have taken too long to do by H&C.
I have a South facing window and my vise stand is right in front of it. In the afternoon and early evening the light coming in is just wonderful to engrave with. Continue reading

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Celtic bracelet in silver

I have the backbone cut for the Claddagh, the knot is cut and shaded and I’m working my way around with a bed of shamrocks to bring her plenty of “Good Luck”. Continue reading

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Silver Sheriff Badge ~ Completed

The solid silver Sheriff badge that I have been working on for weeks is finally complete and ready to ship.´╗┐The four stars, represent his rank so I took a lot of care to get them just right. Continue reading

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