ARGENTIUM GUILD BLOG

11-Jul-2018

We are delighted to present this stunning Argentium Silver mace, commissioned by Dame Janet Ritterman (Chancellor of Middlesex University) and made by Richard Fox (Fox Silver) - a UK silversmith, famous for his work for Rolls Royce cars and Formula 1 racing trophies.

The body has been manufactured in Argentium Silver using traditional silversmithing techniques, with water-jet-cut titanium seaxes at the head of the mace – symbolising the synergy be...

23-Mar-2018

We are happy to announce we will be exhibiting with GSM Metals, our exclusive manufacturer of Argentium Silver in the USA, at this year’s JCK Las Vegas 2018 Show at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Nevada, USA from Friday, June 1st - Monday, June 4th 2018. JCK Las Vegas is an annual trade event which brings together jewelry professionals from all over the world, where they can:- learn about new trends and technologies; share knowledge and info...

2-Feb-2018

We are delighted to feature Argentium Guild member Hendrike Barz-Meltzer - a UK based jewellery designer incorporating techniques such as Kumihimo, Keum Boo and metal folding.

29-Dec-2017

This month we have had the pleasure of interviewing award-winning silversmith, Genevieve Flynn.

"Using nature as my inspiration, I endeavor to create expertly crafted heirloom jewelry and vessels. As an artist I receive gratification from working in noble metals that someday will be owned, displayed, utilized or worn by clients in their everyday life." 

Genevieve has perfected her silversmithing skills through her degrees in jewellery design, jewe...

28-Nov-2017

"I weave and stitch precious Argentium Silver wire into exclusive and unique art jewellery. 

As an artist working with this beautiful and precious metal, I weave, stitch and shape each design in a spontaneous, intuitive and freeform way, as if I am drawing with the silver. Working in this way I never quite know how a finished piece will evolve, making each individual woven silver art jewellery piece a truly one-of-a-kind, miniature and weara...

2-Nov-2017

It was such pleasure to be able to demonstrate Argentium's fusing properties at this year's 'Make Your Mark' event at London's prestigious Goldsmiths' Hall.

Thank you to all of the students, teachers and designers who joined us on the stand.

19-Oct-2017

Thank you to MJSA and to GSM Metals for the production of this video. 

The President of GSM Metals, Ashley Cimini Singh, provides a unique insight into manufacturing of Argentium Silver at GSM - giving a detailed presentation of Argentium's benefits and the production of casting grain, sheet, tubing, plain and fancy wires and solders, as well as machined components and finished jewellery. 

Ashley explains how she has found that "Arg...

28-Jul-2017

We are delighted to introduce the range of Argentium Silver Solders into the Argentium Guild Shop...

- Argentium Easy Solder (round shape wire)

- Argentium Medium-Hard Solder (oval shape wire)

- Argentium Extra-Hard Solder (square shape wire)

Our solders have excellent flow properties, are colour matched to Argentium Silver and are tarnish resistant.  Recommended for use with Argentium Flux (also available from the Guild Shop).

Go to... www.argen...

16-Jul-2017

Argentium Silver is proudly featured in this month's issue of MJSA Journal.  The feature includes 'ARGENTIUM - HIGH PERFORMANCE SILVER' graphics on the front cover, an advertisement for GSM Metals announcing their production of Argentium sheet and wire, and a four page insert showing a range of customer's work with testimonials.

7-Jul-2017

GSM Metals, Inc. is proud to announce its appointment as the exclusive manufacturer of Argentium 935 and 960 Silver in the USA.  Argentium sheet and wire are also being manufactured. 

Please contact Andrea Michaels: amichaels@gsmmetals.com for sales and products enquiries.

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