Books & Videos

Gesswein carries books and videos for the many facets of metal working including jewelry making, mold and die polishing, flex shaft use, reference and art jewelry books.
Casting Books


Books & videos on casting precious and non-precious metals by vacuum and centrifugal methods.

Engraving Books


Books and videos on jewelry engraving by hand and machine.

Gemstone Books


Beautiful books on gemstones of all kinds, gemstone identification and weight estimation.

Jewelry Making Books

Jewelry Making

Classic and modern texts and DVDs on all aspects of jewelry making and manufacturing as well as reference books.

Jewelers Reference Books

Jewelry Reference

Essential reference books for the goldsmith, jeweler, hobbyist and student.

Mold Making & Polishing Books

Mold Making & Polishing

Basic and advanced mold polishing instructions as well as reference books for the mold making and polishing industry.

Refining Books


Covering all aspects of refining and assaying precious metals.

Stone Setting  Books

Stone Setting

From Robert Wooding to Blaine Lewis, the expert's methods of setting diamonds and other gemstones.



Tumble Finishing, 4th Edition by Judy Hoch

Wildfowl Carving Books

Wildfowl Carving

Floyd Schultz explains how he creates his amazing kestrel carvings.