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Pewter and Copper Sheets

 

Pewter Sheets: 47 cm wide (0.17mm thick)
Available in 1/4m, 1/2 m or 1m length.
R520 per m, R260 1/2m, R130 1/4m

Copper Sheets: 36 cm wide
Available in 1/4m, 1/2 m or 1m length.
R420 per m, R210 1/2m, R105 1/4m

 
Extra small Ball Tool No 3 (single end)

 

Used as a tracer tool as well as engraving background tectures
R60.00

 
Double End Ball Tool No 5

 

Essential for especially low relief modelling of lines and dots
R60.00

 
Double End Ball Tool No 8

 

Larger Balls for Bolder Designs
R60.00

 

Double end Modeller / Scoop No 6 Scoop shaped tool used for impressing and re-defenition of designs - One side more rounded than the other
R60.00
 
Small Modeller/ Scoop (single end) No 6

 

Small scoop shape for more fine detailed designs
R60.00

 
Cutter (Single End) No 2

 

Very sharp needle like tool for cutting out smaller areas - too small to cut with scissors or crafters knife
R60.00

 
New range Teflon Point Tools

 

When using these tools you don't need a Lubricant
R60.00 each

 
Teflon Point tool

 

When using this tool you don't need a Lubricant
R80.00

 
Paper Pens

 

Also called torchons,. Rolled soft paper to flatten background of designs on pewter sheets without leaving scratches or marks
R30.00 for pack of six size 1 - 6

 
Black Patina

 

Black Patina is used as an oxidising agent to give pewter work an antique finish. A small quantity goes a long way. It is a blue liquid that turns pewter black when applied. Available in 50ml and 100ml. NB Patina contains nitric acid and selenium compounds. It is poisonous and vapour is harmful. Always wear gloves and work in a well ventilated room!
50ml - R20.00
100ml - R40.00

 
Copper Patina

 

Can be used in combination with BLACK patina and gives a copper colour to pewter. Deep blue liquid that contains copper sulphate and mineral acid. HARMFUL when swallowed. 50ml and 100ml
50 ml - R20.00
100ml - R40.00

 
Bees Wax

 

Fillers are used to fill the embossed areas of your design to lend support and prevent it from collapsing. Beeswax, Exterior crack filler or Lite Fill can be used.
R30.00 per 100g

 
Pewter work

 

Pewter work is a wonderful craft suitable for crafters of all ages. It is great fun to work with this soft metal, which is so willing to be bent and moulded into all sorts of exciting shapes. In her first book, Easy pewter projects, author Sandy Griffiths focused on easy, smaller projects. The projects in this book remain easy, but the selection now includes bigger projects with interesting d�cor items for just about every room in your home. With detailed instructions for everything from a stylish bathroom mirror to elegant salt and pepper shakers, serving platters, pewter art for the living room and a bedside table with a pewter door, the focus is often on recycling � and what better medium to use than this versatile metal where even repeating the same design seldom gives exactly t same result Purchase - http://www.kalahari.com/Books/Pewter-It_p_33910477

 
Pewter impressions

 

Pewter impressions is a collection of more than 30 original pewter projects with easy to follow step-by-step instructions and clear photographs. It starts at the beginning so that there is no need for novices to go back to earlier books to enjoy this rapidly growing craft. Beginners' exercises explain the basics, teaching crafters how to apply the art of embossing and then add lustre, radiance and dimension to their design. These are followed by a wide range of stunning projects that will appeal to every crafter out there.
Price: R160.00

 

 
Pewter Jewellery

 

This book contains 20 simple, easy-to-make jewellery pieces, including brooches, necklaces and bracelets, all based on the simplest technique for embossing sheet pewter - low-relief embossing. The pewter is combined with semi-precious stones and beads; glued to other materials such as wood, plastic and little scraps of fabric; and coloured with glass paints, giving the finished pieces a bright, colourful, contemporary feel. Each project is accompanied by a beautiful, full-colour photograph of the finished piece;
Price: R75.00

 

 
Pewter designs

 

Whether it is pewter work, wall art, cardmaking, fabric painting and printing, embroidery or paper craft that inspires you, you will find the design you want in this collection of original line drawings created over many years of crafting by two top visual artists. A source book no crafter can afford to be without!
Price: R180.00

 
Pewter DVD

 

This DVD is a hands-on workshop giving you a close-up view of the essential techniques of pewter art. These include: low relief, high relief and the patina and polishing processes. It also teaches you to apply gold leaf and glass stain to the pewter to achieve interesting colour effects.
Price: R140