Etching Links

Here are links to more information, supplies and tools to use in electrical etching of metal for jewelry.

How to use photoshop and PnP paper to make transfers for etching

How to use dingbat fonts to create etching designs

Dover Publications Pictorial Archive with cds

Ready Stamps have your own rubber stamps and matrix trays made

Reactive Metals Studio    sources for PnP transfer paper, metals and supplies

Rings & Things  PnP paper and jewelry making supplies                            

Rio Grande            sheet  metal and wire, tools

http://www.riogrande.com/Product/Digital-3_dash_Amp-Plating-Rectifier/335201?Pos=13          3 amp rectifier

http://www.riogrande.com/Product/High_dash_Quality-Lead-Set-with-Alligator-Clips/335063      lead set (wires)

http://www.riogrande.com/Search/patinas       patinas

http://www.sculpturedepot.net/clay-wax-tools/product.asp?Patina_Dry_Chemicals       other patinas/chemicals

Many of the tools I use can also be found on Amazon. I’ve grouped some that are great for polymer clay, metal and other media here.