Is making your own jewelry on your crafty to-do list for 2015? Get familiar with some of the more exciting tools of the jewelry making trade with this great overview of jewelry soldering tools that Bettina Johnson from Oh Everything Handmade shared on Craftsy.

Does the idea of soldering seem a bit intimidating? Starting out with a comprehensive list of tools and supplies is a great way to help ease the way! And, for those of you who’re new to working heat, rest assured that Bettina also included a handy checklist of protective gear and safety items in her guide.