March 2012: Joe and Bailey make their wedding rings

Posted on June 07, 2012 by Sue Lane

On Wednesday 27th March, Joe and Bailey spent a day with me in the studio making their own wedding rings. They made each others rings, which was tough for Bailey because Tom's ring was 18k white gold and 6mm wide. Joe had different problems, Bailey has tiny fingers, which for his large hands made everything quite difficult to hold. They were both determined to remove every last mark from the rings, and their hard work paid off; the rings are beautiful!


18k white gold wire 


Bailey and Joe beginning to shape the metal


Using parallel pliers to bring the ends together 


Checking if the ring is completely round 


Working to remove marks and the solder join


Joe filled an indent to accommodate the engagement ring 


Checking how the two rings sit together 


Bailey using a scotch bright wheel to matt the ring


Matting the ring 


You can see the shaped ring to fit around the engagement ring 


The finished weddings rings!

Posted in Make Your Own Wedding Rings, Student Galleries


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