The Frugal Crafter
soldering for crafters
Learn how to solder jump rings to your craft and jewelry projects. In this video you will learn to foil, flux and solder and how to care for your soldering iron. I will show you what not to do (as always) and share the tips and tricks I have picked up along the way. I will share the difference between a soldering gun, iron and torch. Be warned t...
Video Tutorial: How to make pigment ink
Make your own pigment & chalk ink video. One of the most frugal techniques requested from me is how I made my own chalk & pigment ink pads. Lindsay of the FrugalCrafter has made a video showing you how. This is the best video. Note, I do add glycerin to my chalk mixture. Lindsay leaves it out. I like the look but I did forget that chalk ink is supposed to be fast drying. If I taught you to add glycerin don't unless you want a slow drying time for a technique.