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Embezzled Metals Blog

Metal Frenzy

Metals: I love all types of silver and copper and bronze in forms: sheet metal, wire, clay, etc. I love the way silver feels to work with, how copper is forever changing and bronze comes in many different colors and it’s cheap. Bronze is also

Molds, Molds and More Molds!

I’ve found tons of items all around our home and property that have wonderful designs to mold and incorporate into my jewelry designs. After a little research and a visit to my local craft store, I found some mold making compound (not the fuzzy green

Upper Cabinets, finally!

We finally got the upper cabinets installed!!!! The cabinet doors are from old windows I was lucky enough to discover locally. They were taken from an old lumber mill that had been torn down nearby in Scotia, CA. They are tongue and groove redwood and

Wahoo Countertops are installed and Metal Clay Kiln too

Finally, the countertops were installed a few weeks ago. We decided on Zinc. Here again comes my “McGyver” attitude. (McGyver was a tv show wherein he got himself out of situations by creative use of objects at hand). I Loved the zinc look, but it

Re-design Already!

Oh My, I may have to redesign my craft room/studio already! As my passion for jewelry making grows (addiction more like), I found I needed more space and I decided to move all my sewing equipment. As a result, I had to shuffle other areas

Online Jewelry “University”

It's wonderful and amazing what you can learn on the internet! Feb 2014 It is crazy how many people are willing to share their talents with the world for free or even for a reasonable fee!  This is such a wonderful gift, especially for people like