© James Thurman

Contact: james.thurman@unt.edu

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Metalsmithing Resources

During my decades as a teacher, I've collected many handouts from a myriad of sources.  I started assembling them under broad topics to be an "Ultimate" Resource for students and teachers alike.  If you have some great handouts I should add, please email me at james.thurman@unt.edu


The Ultimate Compilation of References for Cold Joining (PDF)


The Ultimate Compilation of References for Forging (PDF)


The Ultimate Compilation of References for Hinges (PDF)


The Ultimate Compilation of References for Handmade Pins (PDF)


The Ultimate Compilation of References for Soldering (PDF)