Category Archives: Gilder’s Paste

Learn how to use this Gilder’s Paste on all types of surfaces; wood, metal, ceramics and more !

Golden Days Necklace – A Fernando DaSilva Atelier Project

Materials 2g Delica 8/0 rd gun metal 8 icy bead pebble metallic gold – 2780 0486-06s8 8 large bronze jump rings 1 topaz 14mm SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS rivoli stone 14 xilion pp18 SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS gsha chatton 2 large wood rings 9 … Continue reading

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Good Deeds

One of the nicest sentiments.  A good deed does indeed brighten a dark world. I used one large brass metal blank and the Playground lower case alphabet metal stamps to make my quote pendant.  The hearts are from the Fancy … Continue reading

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Metal Stamping For Birthdays

This tiered metal stamp pendant reads “live your life and forget your age.”  It also features a Preciosa crystal for some added sparkle. I like to write my words on my metal blanks with a sharpie marker.  The metal blanks … Continue reading

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The Stamped Washer Pendant Necklace

This necklace is from our photo archives.  The simplicity of the suede cord makes the washer pendant really stand out. The washer was marked with our circle stamps.  A little gilders paste added some colour and depth. The cord is … Continue reading

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Metal Complex Washers for October Projects

This wire twisted pumpkin features a hand stamped Metal Complex Washer. There are so many metal stamp fonts in the John Bead catalogue.  This is “lowercase playground” and it stamps beautifully. I used black gilders paste to highlight my words … Continue reading

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Adding Colour With Gilder’s Paste

It is so easy to add some pastel colours to your wood or metal projects. Gilders Paste is recommended for your Metal Complex Projects.  There are a number of colours to choose from, but violet is my favorite! This is … Continue reading

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Metal Complex Personalized Butterfly Sentiment

Yesterday I introduced you to the world of Metal Complex metal blanks, metal alphabet punches and tools.  Here is a little sample to get you started thinking about personalizing your own metal blanks. Metal blanks come in all shapes and … Continue reading

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How To Use The New Metal Punches

This beaded metal blank only took minutes to craft using my new metal punch pliers from John Bead. Earlier this week I introduced you to the four new punches. Each plier comes with an extra set of tips.  In my … Continue reading

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Metal Punch Pin!

Yesterday’s blog post introduced you to the new hand held metal punches in the Metal Complex family of tools.  This little pin shows you how easy it is to add square, oval and circle punches to a metal blank. My … Continue reading

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Kumihimo Findings Tip

Yesterday’s post featured a beautiful copper pendant.  What I didn’t show you was the kumihimi end cords which I need to finish my necklace professionally.  I only have silver and gold end cords.  I never planned to make something with … Continue reading

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