Make Like the Masters by Peter DiCristofaro, Providence Jewelry Museum

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“Make Like the Masters” is a lecture by Peter DiCristofaro,a jeweler, designer, adviser, lecturer, and founder of the Providence Jewelry Museum. Learn the jewelry manufacturing technologies of Cartier, designs behind Tiffany, twists from Yurman, and get a rare look into the genius of unknown jewelery masters. Gain insight into the work at a jewelers bench along with innovative technologies of the last 200 years in the Providence, Rhode Island jewelry industry.Molds dies, patterns, gadgets and tricks of the jewelry trade will be presented.

The video in this lecture of the Hub Cutter can be found on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVYVkG1WGMQ

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Make Like the Masters by Peter DiCristofaro, Providence Jewelry Museum

  1. 1. Make like the MastersPeter DiCristofaroProvidence Jewelry Museum
  2. 2. In honor of Alfred Weisberg1927 - 2013
  3. 3. The American Jewelry IndustrySYRIL DODGE
  4. 4. Clad (Alternative) Metals
  5. 5. SNAG & Metalsmith MagazinePURPLE HAZE FOXY LADY
  6. 6. Tiffany & Co.
  7. 7. Tiffany & Co.ELECTROFORMETCHING
  8. 8. Tiffany & Co.Stamping
  9. 9. Canada’s own…ESTY
  10. 10. ESTY
  11. 11. Hubs
  12. 12. Hub Cutting
  13. 13. Marty & JanvierView this video on YouTube at:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVYkG1WGMQLink is provided in the text box below this presentation.
  14. 14. Machine help is not lessartistic
  15. 15. Hugo Kohl
  16. 16. Stamping
  17. 17. D.M. WatkinsSalvadore Tool
  18. 18. The Metal Makers18586K 7K 8K 10K 11K 12K 13K 14K 18K FINE GOLD1/15 8K 1/30 8K 1/6 12K 1/10 12K 1/10 12K ON SILVER1/15 12K 1/20 12K 1/30 12K 1/15 14K 1/20 14K 1/30 14K1/3 16K 1/4 16K ON SILVERSTERLING
  19. 19. Sweat CountriesENGLISHSPANISHPORTUGUESEFRENCH
  20. 20. Clad metal design
  21. 21. Construction Sites
  22. 22. Clad Wire & TubingWAR TECHNOLOGY
  23. 23. The RingMaker
  24. 24. The Secret
  25. 25. The Jeweler & The Titanic
  26. 26. Swallow the Blank
  27. 27. Casters
  28. 28. Wire MakersSamuel Moore
  29. 29. Roll MakingSAMUEL MOORE GORHAM
  30. 30. Twist WireMILLARD
  31. 31. David Yurman
  32. 32. Italian Chain Makers
  33. 33. Hand Made ChainSpit Winding
  34. 34. Chain Maille
  35. 35. Tube Making - Wrapping
  36. 36. Tube Making - Caning
  37. 37. Tube Making: Filling & MedicalITALIANSAND FILLEDMEDICALTHE INVENTION
  38. 38. Spit Winding
  39. 39. Swedging
  40. 40. Swedging
  41. 41. Spinning
  42. 42. Spinners Dilemma
  43. 43. Back toTiffany

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