Metal etching tutorial

Learn how to create beautiful designs on metal with our comprehensive metal etching tutorial. Discover the tools, techniques, and tips to achieve stunning results in your own projects.
How to etch copper (tutorial by Alison, of Copperheart).  This would be fun to play with... Fimo, Etched Metal Jewelry, Copper Embossing, Copper Etching, Etched Jewelry, Etched Copper, Metal Etching, Copper Art, Jewlery Making

Tutorial: How to Etch Copper

Etching metal is one of my favorite metalsmithing techniques- it's a great way to create a surface pattern or image in metal. If you want to give etching a try, I would recommend starting with copper. Copper is easy to work with and inexpensive, and copper etching solution is relatively safe to work with and also inexpensive. The basic principle of etching any metal is to apply a substance to the surface of the metal which will resist the bite of the etching solution. This substance is…

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