Protecting Copper Jewelry (or the Horrors of Green Skin)

August 10, 2015 // 2 Comments

Copper reacts to an array of chemicals, why copper cookware is always lined in another metal. This is great when I’m applying patinas, because I can get beautiful colors, but less fun when it’s involuntary. I often refer to copper—and its alloys brass and bronze—as a “living finish” because you’ll […]