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#1

Say where are these new articles that I keep hearing about. The tips from
the jewelers bench area has the same old articles there and I see nothing
new. Help? Dave

Art Jewelry for Conscious People
http://www.opendoor.com/stephensdesign/crystalguy.html


#2

Say where are these new articles that I keep hearing about. The tips from
the jewelers bench area has the same old articles there and I see nothing
new. Help? Dave

Hi Dave, the article on the Polariscope and on minerals and crystal systems
are new. more coming soon.

Here’s an updated URL list to try:

Copy and Paste the URL (address line) into your browser or search engine to
go to the site.

http://kaos.deepcove.com/cig/
Gemmology World-a superb site for gem information

http://www.phoaks.com/phoaks/rec/crafts/metalworking
(Hot links to metalworking sites)

http://galaxy.einet.net/galaxy.html
An odd but interesting set of links.

http://www.photoscribe.com/
A comercial page about laser burning of scanned photographic images onto
14k gold.

http://www.colorburst.com/~paulec/resources.html
-The Colorburst links page- good links to resources

http://www.gemdata.com/
Reviews of gem/jewelry software, gem info, an interesting site

http://www.addgr.com/jewel/elka/
A very cool set of pages on Greek jewelry, includes historical technique
and styllistic

http://www.jewelrysource.com/
jewelry connections - dealers, sources etc)

http://www.nerdworld.com
Nerdworld - a cool connections place

http://users.lanminds.com/~drewid/
United Artworks Pages, great set of links and other for arts
and crafts people.

http://slonet.org/~mraffert/gemlinks.htm
Quite an impressive set of jewelry oriented links.

http://www.xmission.com/~turq/Directory.html
(store) (links to other places) Bus. links


DMS goldsmiths. Great section on basic jewelry making tools.

http://users.lanminds.com/~drewid/jewelry%20techniques%20page.html
An archive of some of Peter Rowe’s answers to questions on Jewelry making
techniques. Good stuff.

http://www.gis.net/~adamas
Gemology and appraisal and software demo (the most
comprehensive gemmology software around).

http://io.hewi.ac.uk/pros96/art_des/jewel.htm
(school for jewelry home page -a good example)

http://www.tafensw.edu.an/trainingdivs/arts/5391.html
(TAFE NSW - J. Repair course info)

http://www.fwi.uva.nl/~boncz/artvark/rian/main.html
Rian de Jong: Dutch Art Jeweler

http://www.tcp.co.uk/~amulet/ringmaker/index.html
A very nice set of fast loading pages, lots of introductory technical
for jewelry making.

http://www.xmission.com/~archiv/gcbook/contents.html
(garnet casting block book + pics)

http://wuarchive.wustl.edu/edu/arts/metal/TOC/proces/forge/mokume01.html
Jim Binnion gives an excellent description of his own process for making
Mokume Gane.

http://www.toolworld.com/machtool/html
(tools + links)

http://www.refractal.com
Refractal Design, Inc., an interesting site

http://www.digitalnation.com/ward/
(gem book publishers: orders etc.)

http://ddi.digital.net/7Emilieux/supplies/websupplies.html
(costume and supplies hot links site)

http://empiremall.com/gemhut
Great gem links, info on gems and gems for sale.

http://www.io.org/~bodyart/catalog/cat008.html
A nicely done body piercing jewelry catalog site. Not for the faint of heart.

http://www.soton.ac.uk/~rpevtzow/bodyart.html
A fairly definitive listing of body art links.

http://www.postmodern.com/~mcb/piercing.html
A body piercing site with explanations and links to related sites for those
who are interested

http://www.wweb.com/gems/about.htm
Raymond Gabriel, nice stones for sale, deals with arty shapes.

http://www.jewelers.org/
Jewelers of America site. good for consumers, a little smarmy
and sales-talk like, a little slow loading for my taste.

http://home.sn.no/~bmoen/Jeannesweb.html
Jeanne’s corner. A personal home page in Norway with an eclectic set of
good links and some nice jewlery ones.

gopher://atlas.chem.utah.edu/11/MSDS
Check the chemicals you work with at this MSDS site.

http://gopher.tmn.com:70/1/Artswire/csa
Michael McCann’s Arts Safety and Hazards site.

http://mwanal.lanl.gov/CST/imagemap/periodic/periodic.html
A searchable, informative and reasonably good periodic table of the
elements (click on the element to get more

http://www.national-jeweler.com/
National Jewelry Magazine home page, good gem links (recomendation from
Fred Ward)

http://www.ticllc.net/home/rgolden/mymarks.htm
Roger Golden’s bookmarks. A gigantic list of links on all kinds of subjects.

http://www.dendritics.com/
An interesting site for its gemology links and

http://www.bonnydoonengineering.com/
The Bonny Doon Press company pages.

http://www.connect2.org/cc/
Creativity Connection, sources for arts/crafts/crafters, links and more.

http://www.switchboard.com/
A cool new connection service (still for free) to find individuals and
companies etc.

http://geology.wisc.edu/~jill/306.html
An excellent gemology course and info site. Don’t miss this one if you are
into gems.

http://blue.temple.edu/~crafts/jmcc/jmcc.html
The Tyler School of Art Jewelry/metals Program CADCAM site, hints of the
future for metalsmiths.

http://www.ids.net/~slvrsmth/sashome.htm
The Society of American Silversmiths (SAS), excellent info, artisan
gallery, links, the only workshops listing around for metals,
exhibitions,l articles, various services.A major site for
metalsmiths.

http://www.ids.net/~slvrsmth/workshop.htm
A listing of metals workshops coming up in the US, where, when, who’s teaching.
(It’s about time someone did this!)

http://www.ids.net/~slvrsmth/goods.htm
Boy the SAS’s Jeffrey Herman is doing a lot of things right. A great metals
sources page (some of my contributions too)

http://www.mfginfo.com/
A new and used machinery links site, industrially oriented by interesting-a
machinery newsgroup too.

http://www.gemnet.co.uk/
British Jewellery site, growing and expanding. Has a mailing list to belong to.

http://www.mit.edu:8001/people/mspencer/home.html
Michael Spencer’s home page, blacksmithing and lots of science, HTML links
and more.

http://www.ccsi.com/yeeha/sword/sword2.html
Angel Swords, a swordsmithing company page-interesting and not run of the mill.

http://www.industry.net/c/main
IndustryNet, a place of industrial supplier listings, news, surplus
equipment etc.

http://www.artlogue.com/jewl1.html
A site for artists and craftspeople to advertise free, lists of suppliers
and links.

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/brnzcaster/
Bronze casting and metalsmithing site: lots of very good Also
a really strong metal oriented links page and lots of book sources.

http://reality.sgi.com/employees/kurts_engr/foundry.page.html
Another bronze casting link, how to build a small foundry and ‘an evening
doing a casting’.

http://www.icm.ac.cn/smelting/metallur.html
What must be one of the most comprehensive scientific metals and metallurgy
links pages around.

http://www.gemzone.com/gz_main.htm
Gem Zone, a gems, tools and equipment seller.

http://wwar.world-arts-resources.com/others.html
An arts links page. Check out the Arts Links site in Staffordshire too.

http://www.logintech.com/~jiro/index.html
An interesting site for a art jeweller’s graduating show from the Cranbrook
Academy of Art

http://wuarchive.wustl.edu/edu/arts/metal/ArtMetal.html
The ArtMetal Project-a must visit for metals people.

http://www.thomasregister.com:8000/home.html
Thomas Register, a great service and company finding site.

http://tbr.state.tn.us/~wgray/index.html
The Metal Web News, an essential visit for metals folks. Check the metal
oriented links.

http://me.mit.edu/2.70/machine/outline.html
Machine tool use page, an example of a link from the Metal Web News.

http://www.gia.org/
The Gemological Institute of America site-very comercial but interesting.

http://www.finishing.com/
The metal finishing folks home page, lots of links concerning metal finishing

http://www.abrasha.com/home.html
Abrasha’s page, contemporary jeweler. Excellent, innovative work. Check out
the Picasso confession on it.

http://www.mcs.net/~frnklyn/homepage/
This is just an all-around interesting set of pages and links, lots of
blacksmithing stuff.

http:/www.ganoksin.com


Brain Press collaborative web site with Ganoksin.com. It has an excellent
notes, jewelers tips and tricks section and about 250 pages of my writing
on metalsmithing that you can download and share - as long as you don’t
make money on it.

http://www.titanium.com/tech.html
Titanium industries reference site.

http://www.riogrande.com/
Rio Grande tool company site. Extensive tips and descriptions section (and
yes they are trying to sell you tools)


The Crafts Report Magazine site-good stuff for networking.

See http://plains.uwyo.edu/~metal/patinas.html
Patination information

http://plains.uwyo.edu/~metal
Metals FAQ with lots of info.

http://www.teleport.com/~raylc/
Associate Jewelers, links, trade info on jewelry, gemology info

http://www.sonic.net/~ceen/glad.html
Art apprenticeship links, classes and course in art.

http://www.guild.com/home.htm
The Guild home page, art/crafts source books, comercial services.
I buy the ‘Gallery’ editions to see whats happening in the field.

http://www.xensei.com/users/adl/
The art Deadlines list-good for competitions, exhibitions etc.

http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/cariadoc/jewelers_bibliography.html
A jewelers bibliography, descriptions and comments on a number of jewelry
books. An interesting page.

http://zuvsun.unizh.ch/international/publications/kbf1.d.96/valcambi.html
a project report on the use of lasers for production goldsmithing and
decoratively working precious metals

http://www-cpa.stanford.edu/cpa/reports/jewel/corebib.html
A jewelers bibliography, not annotated but contains over 280 titles
distilled from numerous librarians and other bibliographies as the
librarians ‘best of the best’.

http://www.wp.com/fsg/fsg.htm
Florida Society of Goldsmiths site. Nicely done with lots of metals
oriented links.

http://www.kodak.com/daiHome/cStory/jewelryDesigners.shtml
An interesting story about jewelers marketing using CDROM technology.

http://www.pathcom.com/~simon/see_jane.htm
See Jane Draw. A really nice site for metals/jewelry folks. Not to be missed.

http://www.knight-hub.com/manmtndense/faqs/rec_craf.htm
The rec.crafts.jewelry FAQ site-questions and answers on metals and gems.

http://www.indirect.com/www/greg_p/index.html
A personal site, good links to CADCAM and rapid prototyping sites.

Jewelry Source
http://www.jewelrysource.com/magazine.career.htm.
Jewerly Source Site. Links to articles page.

Cybermall
http://www2.csn.net/~petrelle/publish.htm
Cybermall page for ‘Cheap Thrills in the Tool Shop’

Brain Press
Box 1624, Ste M
Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2L7
Canada

tel: 403-263-3955
fax: 403-283-9053
Email: @Charles_Lewton-Brain


#3

Charles Lewton-Brain wrote:

Say where are these new articles that I keep hearing about. The tips from
the jewelers bench area has the same old articles there and I see nothing
new. Help? Dave

Hi Dave, the article on the Polariscope and on minerals and crystal systems
are new. more coming soon.

Here’s an updated URL list to try:

Copy and Paste the URL (address line) into your browser or search engine to
go to the site.

http://kaos.deepcove.com/cig/
Gemmology World-a superb site for gem information

http://www.phoaks.com/phoaks/rec/crafts/metalworking
(Hot links to metalworking sites)

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Brain Press
Box 1624, Ste M
Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2L7
Canada

tel: 403-263-3955
fax: 403-283-9053
Email: brainnet@cadvision.com

orchid@ganoksin.com

Thanks for the GREAT list of links…haven’t had time to explore yet,
but am anxious when I have the time!


#4

Say where are these new articles that I keep hearing about. The tips from
the jewelers bench area has the same old articles there and I see nothing
new. Help?

Ok. A small New sign was added according to Charles’ advise next to
the new titles.

And a new fresh article title:

" A Method of Patinating Brass Alloys Using Contact Plating"

Thanks for the feedback Dave!
Dr. E. Aspler
Managing Director
Ganoksin Jewelry Co.,Ltd.
aspler@ganoksin.com


#5

May suggest the Ultimate in Serch Engines… TO FOLLOW;
http://www.info-access.com/MetaCrawler.html

Just Jim
( IT does about 10 of 'em )

At 06:47 AM 10/3/96 +0000, you wrote:

Charles Lewton-Brain wrote:

Say where are these new articles that I keep hearing about. The tips from
the jewelers bench area has the same old articles there and I see nothing
new. Help? Dave

Hi Dave, the article on the Polariscope and on minerals and crystal systems
are new. more coming soon.

Here’s an updated URL list to try:

Copy and Paste the URL (address line) into your browser or search engine to
go to the site.

http://kaos.deepcove.com/cig/
Gemmology World-a superb site for gem information

http://www.phoaks.com/phoaks/rec/crafts/metalworking
(Hot links to metalworking sites)

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Brain Press
Box 1624, Ste M
Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2L7
Canada

tel: 403-263-3955
fax: 403-283-9053
Email: brainnet@cadvision.com

orchid@ganoksin.com

procedures


#6

I HAVE TRIED TO ANSWERS THIS COMMENT SEVERAL TIMES, AND FAILED… had to
adjust to the ATTITUDE, ATTITUDE… ON THE PART OF THE ‘’’‘QUESTIONER’…
ASKING FOR KNOWLEDGE, INFORMATION, ETC. . WITH AN ATTITUDE…
BULL… SH…!

THAT’S NOT WHAT(I HOPE) THE GOOD ‘DOC’, INTENDED… AN BY HIS 'GENERAL
RESPONSES, I FEEL THAT I’M CORRECT!! … A MATTER OF VERBIAGE, WORDS,
… PLEASE, … WHEN ASKING FOR INFORMATION FROM “”" OUR""" ‘PROs’,
… MASTERs( I wanted to name a few that have helped me but they are to
many). Please be a respective, … if not, at least, … polite… I
really, really, appreceiate the knowledge and experience, advise available
from their participation … I hope you do as well! …

… REMEMBER… WE NEED THEM … NOT THE OTHER WAY AROUND… But
we do provide simple questions … which I believe keeps their
interest!!!

Thanks . .; KEN, GAVIN, DAVE, G. CHENDO, JOEL …, Dave … (don’t hang me
out to dry, cause I failed to suggest your name…

Jim

At 01:23 AM 10/4/96 +7, you wrote: