Visiting our jewelry workshop in magical Istanbul. The Jewelry mall is a huge place where unique shops and artisans specialize in different stages of the creation process.
Making jewelry is a complicated process. The process of moving from raw material to art involves a number of steps. Here are pictures of some of the steps.
Picture 1 and 2 : First, a worker melts the gold or silver down to a molten state.
Picture 3: The raw material is put into a special mill that rolls the gold or silver into a wire or a sheet. The mill then bends the band into a hollow tube from which different designs can be drawn.
Picture 4: The final finish to complete the jewelry.