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Carolina Designer Craftsmen
Iris Sandkuhler
Sources of Enamel

Enamelworks Supply Co.
Coral Shaffer
1022 NE 56th St.
Seattle, WA 98115
Ewsco@comcast.net
No web presence.However,Coral is wonderful on the phone, and very responsive to email. Ninomya Japanese Leaded enamels, many supplies, foils.

Enamel Emporium
www.enamelemporium.com
Ninoya enamels, good online color charts, kilnware, foils

Schlaifer's Enameling Supplies
Gardnerville, NV 89460
775-265-3284
800-525-5959
www.enameling.com
Lots of enamel and lampworking supplies, glow-dust, decals
She also can make custom blanksfrom your shape in copper or silver, maybe other metals

Bovano of Cheshire
P.O. Box 250
Cheshire, Connecticut 05410
203-272-3208
Emaux Soyer French enamels
Bovano #3 is the only clear for silver engraving, doesn't yellow very easily

Thompson Enamel
650 Colfax Ave.
Bellevue, KY 41073
859-291-3899
www.thompsonenamel.com
Good general source of unleaded enamels, kilnware, overglaze and underglaze enamels and lots more.Their technical guys can help with tricky questions

Sources of Fine silver

Ornamentea
www.ornamentea.com
Beads, beading supplies, nice leather cord, some metalsmithing supplies. Great shop, I recommend we support our local businesses.

Hauser and Miller
10950 LinValle Drive
St. Louis, MO 63123
1-800-462-7447
www.hauserandmiller.com
Very nice and quick source of silver & gold, all shapes and sizes.

Indian Jewelers Supply
www.Ijsinc.com
Full array of tools and metals. Best prices on silver. Synthetic opal, cheap stamping tools, lots of indian-themed parts. Ignore the website, get the catalogs.

Hoover and Strong
www.hooverandstrong.com
Precious Metals, good selection of odd shapes, do not combine sizes for a qty. discount. Castings and lots of commercial junk.

Sources of Tools

Rio Grande
6901 Washington NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
1-800-545-6566
They have everything.I do not recommend their enamels, though.

Allcraft Tools
666 Pacific St.
Dept. 204
Brooklyn, NY 11217
800-645-7124
Good source of tools, eutectic solder, beehive kilns.

Harbor Freight
www.harborfreight.com
Capital Blvd. in Raleigh, other retail locations
Chinese tools, scary cheap.

Agri-Supply
Hwy 70. toward Garner
Acres of farm supply, great cheap ball-piens $1.80, for carving and texturing

Ornamentea
www.ornamentea.com
Beads, beading supplies, nice leather cord, some metalsmithing supplies. Great shop, I recommend we support our local businesses.

Sources of Miscellaneous

Frantz Art Glass
www.frantzartglass.com
1-800-839-6712
Lampworking supply. Helpful on the phone.
Good source of silver foil and mica lusters, called here 'Pixie Dust"

Small Parts Company
P.O. Box 381736
Miami FL 33138
800-220-4242
www.smallparts.com
OHG, tool collectors dream. Build your own robot to make jewelry

Reactive Metals
www.reactivemetals.com
Anodizing, Rokusho & japanese patinas and mokume. Lots of cool stuff.
Possibly the worst website I have ever seen, but luckily a PDF of their catalog.

Ornamentea
West Street in Raleigh
834-6260
www.ornamentea.com
Beads, beading supplies, nice leather cord, some metalsmithing supplies.Great shop.

Sources of Ferric Nitrate

Nasco
www.enasco.com
Stock #KM610

The Science Company
www.thesciencecompany.com
no haz-mat fee, more expensive but less hassle

Carolina Biological Supply
Good price, will not sell to public, but will sell to a business or school, haz-mat fee for shipping, can pick up in Burlington, NC.You can also get luna moths to hatch.

Postcards and Misc. marketing supplies

m3printing
www.m3printing.com"
cheap, cheap, cheap.postcards, fliers, whatever. All color.

Modern Postcard
www.modernpostcard.com
the old standby, easy online ordering system

Barefoot Press
www.barefootpress.com
great local printer, when you need the extra quality

Carolina Printing
Great basic printer, for your basic offset, good prices.

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