Wire jewelry is an ancient jewelry making art that will never go out of style, If you want unique, hand made, one-of-a kind jewelry why not make it yourself? I know its seems a bit daunting to think that you could actually create your own, necklace,bracelet or earrings but believe it or not, it's indeed possible. We will show you how!
How to Make Wire Jewelry | Wire Wrapping Tutorials
This can be a fun product or hobby to do in your spare time, and if you're really good at it you might even be able to make some extra bucks. Hey, we're all looking for ways to supplement our income, and jewelry never goes out of style.
Hopefully this video will inspire you to create something beautiful, this new talent will come in very handy for birthdays and special events. Why would you buy a gift at the store when you can make your loved ones their own one-of-kind wire jewelry.
What is Wire Wrapping ?
This is an ancient technique used to create jewelry. This technique is very different from modern jewelry making as it does not require soldering or heating of the wire. The jewelry takes shape by using pliers and cutters to wrap and weave the wire in the desired form.
Dos and Don'ts of Wire Wrapping
The most important tip you need to know is that this art requires patience. Wire wrapping can be frustrating, but don't give up. Have patience and work slowly, it will get easier in time!
In this lesson you will learn:
- The importance of starting slow
- The importance of understanding the basics
- common jewelry mistakes
- When to use the finer materials
- What materials to AVOID!!
- Dos and Don'ts
- Chin up, don't give up!
Are there any tips and tricks that you've picked up on as you're making wire jewelry? Please share with us in the comments below. We want to hear how you're doing!
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