Here are a set of links for chasing and repousse information
Chasing is one of my favorite things to do in Metal. Email me with link suggestions Last updated Oct 3, 2009
Marcia Lewis's book on Chasing
Megan Corwin's Brand New book
on Chasing and Repousse
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First of all lets start with pitch.
Here is the address for ordering Northwest Pitchworks pitch. I like their medium one....
Mountain Gems in BC makes their own pitch as well.
Fischer has a great black pitch and my favorite for chasing, a red pitch.
Copper Rose Hand made black pitch - medium +
Some online notes on crude pitches (blacksmithing)
Allcraft in New York has these two black and the red pitch I like as well.
Allcraft Tool and Supply
fax: (800) 645-7125
Pitch Recipes on Wikipedia
A discussion about pitch, includes a Japanese recipe
Here are some of my notes on chasing from the Ganoksin Project
Notes on chasing tools
Pitch bowl notes
Forming tool notes
Dapping Tool Notes
Notes on pitches
Chasing and Repousse safety notes
Chasing on air notes involving fold-forming
Brepohl notes on chasing and repousse
General Chasing and Repousse Links
And for an edited selection of what's out there for quality chasing information and exemplars:
The Ganoksin Project's articles listing on Chasing and Repousse
Arts and Crafts information on Chasing
Brian Clarke's page on his chasing
Valentin Yotkov, chasing guru extraordinaire
Rocio Heredia, another chasing guru, truly important for North America
Kirsten Skiles-wow what a chaser-and in steel too
http://tinyurl.com/yahrwk5 her images
Artmetal Notes on chasing
Blacksmithing notes on chasing
WIKIPEDIA NOTES ON CHASING
Nice Chris Wilson article on Chasing tools
Davide Bigazzi on chasing
"Metal Magic", curated by Megan Corwin, 2009 show at Facére Gallery in Seattle
Art history club notes on chasing
Page on Lois Betteridge.
Billie Lim Designs
Claudia Petley repousse: Nice.
Page on using really simple tools for chasing
Nepalese chasing images
Interesting discussion page on chasing and inlay with images
Fred Zweig’s blog mentioning chasing
Megan Corwin, author of chasing book, works and site
Aleksandr Sizov’s site, with examples of work-interesting flat chasing
Great article and images of chasing tools from a seller of hand made tools.
Brent Berry’s pages on chasing
Kalo groups silversmiths and their work.
Catherine Clark Gilbertson’s incredible contemporary chasing
Large page outlining the use of chasing tools made from nails.
Cindy’s Blog on chasing, lovely portrait examples.
The Metal Chasing Forum, interesting conversations and information.
Clems Friedell (chicago silver)
Interesting investigation of ancient Danish figurative gold images.
Sumner Silverman's work (Repoussage)
Linda C’s web site and work.
Jglez chased works.
Regina Zorzi’s chasing examples
A Copper Rose: really interesting work
Robyn McGee’s repousse work.
Brent Berry's Work
Garri Dadyan’s chased works
Franz Meyer Museum, images of historical works.
Chasing and Repoussee notes from the Artist Blacksmith Quarterly
Jeff De Boer’s cat armor with chasing.
Norik’s Armenian chasings, really nice.
Charles Wiggins chased work.
De Vroomen, London: check 'gold' and 'pearls' sections
The V and A’s internal repoussee links.
Powered chasing from the Engraving Forum
LaLounis museum, Greece's master, includes some chasing
Victoria Lansford's work
Valentin Yotkov talks about chasing
Davide Bigazzi shows how he works (and teaches) repoussee.
His Flickr pictures.
Della Terra shows a glimpse of their workshops.
Chasing demo on youtube.
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