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Jewelry Designers Resource Center

Everything for and about jewelry

JDRC was born out of a desire to learn how to make a hand hammered copper ship that my uncle had made a number of. I first attended the night school goldsmithing and metals program at the Museum of Fine Arts school in Boston, Massachusetts. The goal of the website is to help all interested in design and production of jewelry find information and resources of materials and services related to the jewelry business.

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This site contains information about jewelry design, creation and sales. It is our goal to create a comprehensive one stop shop for both amateurs and jewelry professionals. Offering resources for training and manufacturing, including tools and equipment. The jewelry industry changes constantly, yet it is constant in that jewelry is always in demand.

Join us and learn about the latest and the traditional techniques and trends. From  aquamarine to zircon, from a jewelers saw to a complex vacuum casting machine we have searched the world to collect the resources needed to create world class jewelry designs. Find out what the 4’cs of gemstones are and how they affect

Locate resources for jewelry news, jewelry trends, jewellery tools, casting equipment, Cad Cam jewelry design software, books on jewelry repair, silversmiths, goldsmiths, Basic jewelry design techniques just to name a few. Source precious and semi precious gemstones, and exotic metals used in the industry. Find that hard to find specialized jewellery tool. Find training resources for jewelry repair, making twisted wire designs. If you cant find what you need here or wish to contribute to our library, please feel free to contact us. We even welcome critiques and suggestions to improve our service.

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Gemology

Learn about the gems in your jewelry designs, jewelry designers often need resources and quantitative information on the gemology of the precious or semi precious stones they are incorporating into their jewelry design. LEARN MORE…


Jewelry Design Aids

There are many items that would be considered jewelry design aids. There are sketch pads specific for jewelry, Software for 3d cad cam design, and videos on how to draw jewelry ideas by hand. Many designers employ more than one of these LEARN MORE…


Fun Facts About Diamonds

If what your looking for just simple fun facts about diamonds and gems find it here. We offer extensive information and we are growing constantly. If you do not see what you need ask we will try to find it for you Or even accept your contributions… LEAR MORE…


Jewelry Designer Resources

Jewelry designers of all skill levels can find unique resources for the research and reference here. We strive to provide accurate timely information on Jewelry Trends, Jewelry Design News and more in a single source. LEARN MORE…