If you’re a regular reader of The Studio, then you know that we’ve featured dozens of jewelry-making videos over the years. But did you know that all of these videos (and hundreds more!) are on Rio Grande’s YouTube channel? Since 2009, our dedicated in-house video production team has scripted, directed, filmed, edited, and uploaded new, fun, and highly informative jewelry-making videos for you, our customer, to Rio’s channel.
In 2013, we added more than 100 videos and reached the 5 million views mark! Here’s a sampling of some of our 2013 videos:
Soldering is one of the hottest topics for our Tech Support team (yes, pun intended) making Rio Grande’s Soldering Series by far the most popular videos we’ve ever produced. Below is the Soldering 101 video that started it all. This is one of several videos about soldering and torches that you can find on the channel.
Rio Grande at JCK Las Vegas
At the JCK show in Las Vegas, some of the industry’s leading experts gave us a few minutes of their time to describe what they were up to at the show. Here’s a quick video describing what the JoolTool is all about. Also, take a look at more from our Rio Grande at JCK in Las Vegas series.
Take some time and surf through to see what strikes your fancy. Our video archives include some hidden gems that demonstrate great processes and techniques, like this video about making hollow hoop earrings with Bonny Doon:
Stay tuned! In 2014, we’ll be adding new videos, playlists and Google hangouts throughout the year. So if you haven’t already, subscribe to Rio’s channel to get updates and get involved! Have an idea for videos you’d like to see in the future? Please share them with us by posting a comment below. We look forward to hearing your ideas!