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Wire Wrapped Cross Tutorial

Tools and Supplies A 6″ piece of 16ga or 18ga round, soft wire for frame 12 or so inches of half round, half hard, 16ga wire Round nose pliers Square or Chain nose pliers Wire cutters Chasing hammer Small file … Continue reading

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My Wirework Magazine Feature Spring 2014

We went upstate this weekend for a partial move to our new home in Smyrna, NY.  We’re moving in stages and having mail delivered to the post office there.  It was a nice surprise to find my copy of the … Continue reading

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How to Dress up a Donut with a Wireweave Bail

Donuts (not the kind you eat) are fun, instant, jewelry components that look great as a focal or all by themselves on a cord.  Here’s a way to create a bail for any type of donut whether it’s made of … Continue reading

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How I designed my etched bracelet

Since my last etched bracelet is reserved for a “potential” customer, I felt the need to make another one.  This one is just one sold piece – I just wanted to etch a design to see how it would turn … Continue reading

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My Tutorial Featured in Wirework Magazine

This months’ Spring 2013 issue of Wirework Magazine  included a tutorial for my necklace on  pages 3o through 33. Wirework Magazine is an awesome publication for jewelry artists.  It full of great tutorials and I’m delighted to be published among … Continue reading

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Beaded Spiral Pendant Tutorial

This spiral pendant with a circle of beads is quite easy to make.  It can be created in a variety of sizes and beads.  You can use 14 or 16 gauge round, soft wire or square soft wire for the … Continue reading

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How to Make a Spiral Wire Ring

This is one of the easiest wire rings I’ve ever made.  I can’t believe I didn’t come up with this sooner.  It only requires one piece of wire and looks great in copper, silver, brass, bronze or whatever wire you … Continue reading

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