Some online links to great chasing, repoussee and pitch
Chasing and Repousee are vital, old and core metalsmithing
techiniques. Here are a set of 2005 links for chasing and repousse
of interest. First of all lets start with pitch.
Here is the address for ordering Northwest Pitchworks pitch. I like
their medium one....
Mountain Gems in BC makes their own pitch as well.
Fischer has a great black pitch and my favorite for chasing, a red
Some online notes on pitch (blacksmithing)
Allcraft in New York has these two black and red pitches as well.
Here are some notes on chasing from the Ganoksin Project
Notes on chasing tools
Pitch bowl notes
Forming tool notes
Notes on pitches
Chasing and Repousse safety notes
Chasing on air notes involveing fold-forming
Brepohl notes on chasing and repousse
And for an edited selection of what's out there for quality chasing
MJSA notes on chasing (pdf)
Valentin Yotkov, chasing guru extraordinaire
Rocio Heredia, another chasing guru, truly important for North
Kirsten Skiles-wow what a chaser-and is steel too.
Marcia Lewis' site (and book)
Artmetal Notes on chasing
Blacksmithing notes on chasing
wikipedia notes on Chasing
Nice Chris Wilson article on Chasing tools
Garri Dadyan chaser
Davide Bigazzi on chasing
Art history club notes on chasing
Lois Betteridge_Canada's supreme chaser
Billie Lim Designs
Claudia Petley repousse
Page on using really simple tools for chasing
Nepalese chasing images
Interesting chasing and repousse examples
President, Canadian Crafts Federation/Federation Cannadienne des
Metier d'Arts, http://www.canadiancraftsfederation.ca