i have a background in stained glass, however its been like a decade since i’ve done anything remotely similar. BUT i got a jewelry soldering kit for my birthday and figured i’d try it out. i instantly remembered how frustrating it is to get solder to do what you want – lol!
i had some small glass lenses that i thought would work well with this technique. and i’ve been wanting to use some of the watch parts i got online. First one is a gear within a gear:
next up is a gear on top of another gear:
like i said, its hard to make solder do what you want! still, i’m happy with them and wear them to work periodically. and i’ve got lots of ideas to make the next ones better.