Bibliography

Suggested Reference Books for Silversmithing

(Prices may not be current)

THE COMPLETE METALSMITH  by Tim McCreight

  Rio Grande 2000       550-110         $14.95

"The Bible of silversmithing" 

JEWELRY: FUNDAMENTALS OF METALSMITHING

 Rio Grande 2000      550-770          $29.95 

JEWELRY MAKING  by Murray Bovin

For Schools, Tradesmen, Craftsmen

Rio Grande 2000      550-017        $21.00

"A superior technique handbook, soft cover and inexpensive. There is one copy at the clubhouse now."   

SILVERSMITHING by Rupert Fingold and William Seitz

Krause Publications  1983   (460 pages hardback)

 "A great technical book with more advanced techniques along with the basics."


The Design and Creation of Jewelry

by Robert von Neumann

Published by Chilton

THE ART OF INLAY

 Design & Technique for Fine Woodworking

 by Larry Robinson

Miller Freeman Books

San Francisco 1999

$19.95

"Many good points in technique that apply to any Inlay design and work" 


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