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Annealing this oak leaf stamping made it malleable.
I used forming pliers (half round by Bell), ring madrel, and a ball peen hammer to shape it. Idid a roufh shape, torcheed it, shaped it, toched it, shaped it again. Then soaked it pickle, scrubbed it, polished it with brass bristle brush using Dremel and then sealed it with Renaissance ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Funky, Outdoorsy
What was your inspiration?
Fall and Rings
What are you most proud of?
Using the new torch
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Next time i would begin with annealing the stamping, then work on forming, then anneal.... i would be gentler with the metal...