Introduction: Making Jewelry With Dremel

Picture of Making Jewelry With Dremel

Use Dremel tools to make jewelry!

Step 1: Gather Your Dremel Tools

Picture of Gather Your Dremel Tools

And wood, and Corian and jewelry closures. Be sure to read the safety instructions or have someone show you how to safely use the tools.

Step 2: Draw a Design on Paper

Picture of Draw a Design on Paper

Cut out the paper design with scissors. Trace the design onto wood, corian, or whatever material you are using. If you want 2 symmetrical pieces (for example - earrings), flip the paper over and trace again.

Step 3: Cut Out the Shape With the Appropriate Dremel Attachment.

Picture of Cut Out the Shape With the Appropriate Dremel Attachment.

Use the Dremel as a hand tool to cut out your design. You can also lock it into a vice and use it as an upright tool for more complicated cut outs.

Step 4: Finishing Touches

Picture of Finishing Touches

Sand the edges and add finishing details to your design. Drill tiny holes for the jewelry fixtures.

Step 5: Check Out the Cool Stuff People Made!

Picture of Check Out the Cool Stuff People Made!


unique treasures (author)2015-04-13

Ive been wanting a dremel for a long time. Is it possilbe to cut stone also? Love your workshop!

dcada (author)unique treasures2015-06-12

yes but you need Diamond bits I think and lubrication so the piece doesn't Crack. also a mask I learned the hard way.☺

seamster (author)2014-08-21

Nice! Gotta love the Dremel. It's one of my favorite tools. The jewelry pieces all look great.

NextFab (author)seamster2014-08-24

Thanks, Seamster. They were really fun to make!

About This Instructable




Bio: Collaborative workspace with digital and traditional fabrication tools, 3D printers, CNC machines, classes, events, and professional consulting services.
More by NextFab:May the Force Be With YouThanks, Mom3D Metal Flowers
Add instructable to: