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Of Socks and Signet Rings

Having reached the end of the leg of the sock I started earlier this week, last night I turned the heel. It is now starting to look like a sock, but I have found I don’t really like the hourglass decrease method of turning a heel, and the heel portion feels a bit tight, even […]

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Carving wax is fun!

My lost wax casting class started last week, and our homework assignment is to have a wax pattern all ready to start the process when we arrive at class on Tuesday. I’m excited, because this means that I finally get to make Matt’s lightning bolt ring! Things couldn’t have worked out more perfectly, as Matt […]

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