Victoria Lansford


Linking Our Lineage:

Volume 2



All proceeds from the book benefit SNAG.

The contributors and editor have created this book as a fundraiser for the organization.

Linking Our Lineage Volume 2

Linking Our Lineage is an ebook of jewelry and metalsmithing techniques with chapters by Linda Threadgill, Sessin Durgham, Charles Pinckney, Deanna Pastel, Jennifer Jordan Park, James Binnion, Ezra Satok-Wolman, John Lunn, Ken Bova, Sarah Michaela Sitarz, Parker Brown, Tina Wiltsie, and edited by Victoria Lansford.

Table of Contents:

1. Sarah Michaela Sitarz- Layered Fabrication
2. Ezra Satok-Wolman - Micro-flame Soldering
3. Linda Threadgill - Fabrication with Cast Multiples

4. John Lunn - Mokume Gane Patterning and Chasing

5. Jennifer Jordan Park - Surface Treatments for Enamel: Foil and Spot Etching

6. Ken Bova - Narrative Collage Fabrication
7. Sessin Durgham - Forging Channels for Inlay and Channel Setting

8. Deanna Pastel - Champlevé - The Art of Etching and Enameling

9. Charles Pinckney - Titanium Lamination
10. James Binnion - Topographic Mokume Gane
11. Parker Brown - Making 18th Century Trade Silver
12. Tina Wiltsie - Riveted Frame for Setting Enamel


The processes illustrated range from beginning to advanced and are presented with over 190 color photographs and 3 videos. The links created and written about by each artist were part of the 2016 SNAG Links project, a recent fundraiser for the Society of North American Goldsmiths. All proceeds from the book benefit SNAG.

Linking Our Lineage: Volume 2 ebook is now available in the iBooks Store on your iPad or Mac for $12.99. (Access the iBooks store through the iBooks app on your device.)

*SNAG will be releasing a print version of this book in 2017.

Get it on iBooks

Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iPad with iBooks 2 or later and iOS 5 or later, or an iPhone with iOS 8.4 or later, or a Mac with OS X 10.9 or later. Without these minimum versions, the book title may not be visible in the iBooks Store. Please note that due to the many images and videos within the book, the file size is 500MB. The book will not download if your device does not have enough free storage space.


Missed Linking Our Lineage Volume 1?

Check out all 2015 artists and their links here.

Linking Our Lineage






Excerpts from the book

Jennifer Jordan Park page

Sarah Michaela Sitarz page

John Lunn page







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