1. Begin with sketches / design concept / inspiration

2. Create the initial 3D model of the design in a CAD program

3. Get feedback / design changes from client

4. Finalize + 3D-print the design in high-resolution wax

5. Create a plaster mold of the wax 3D-print

6. Melt the wax 3D-print away (lost-wax technique), leaving a mold

7. Cast metals into plaster (void) mold

8. Finish and polish final metal pieces

9. Add fixtures like clasps, chains, and earring backings

10. Box and ship finished pieces