Metal, Glass & Clay

Zig Zag Summer Peyote Bracelet

Shape Up Your Accessories with Geometric Jewelry

By Ashley Little

Check out some of these tutorials and examples of geometric jewelry from our talented Craftsy members. They may not inspire you to find the area of a triangle, but they'll certainly persuade you to create an awesome piece of jewelry.

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Selection of textured copper discs

Texturing Metal: Tools From Around the House to Use + A Quick Tutorial

By Ema Kilroy

There are some fine quality texturing hammers available for purchase, but my favorite way to add texture to metal is true to the DIY-er in me: using tools readily available on the jeweler's bench and around the home. I've accumulated a few tools that I love to use for texture on metals. I'll show you how I use them to create unique pieces for jewelry designing.

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Finished Necklace

How to Make a Stylish Sheet Metal Pendant in 8 Simple Steps

By Kate Wilkonson

Learning to make a basic sheet metal pendant is an easy skill that once learned can be adapted for projects as versatile as cuffs, earrings and simple rings. And you can further customize the pieces by using some of the texturing techniques we’ve covered in our post on how to texture metal. Start making your own custom pendants today with this super simple step-by-step tutorial!

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