Advance your wire wrapping skills by learning to Wire Weave! This is a gorgeous technique that adds intricate and beautiful detail to wire work. It's an ancient art form and done entirely with hand tools. This is a reversible pendant design and you will learn the basics of harnessing a drilled stone in wire weave, creating a bail and beautiful design work to both sides of the pendant.
Classroom size max 5
Venue: Zoom Virtual Classroom
See Calendar for dates and registration.
Duration: approximately 3 hours.
Learn to create this beautiful, reversible weaved pendant design, using round copper wires and a drilled stone. This versatile harness allows for flexibility in design, bead size and style and is easy to embellish with accent beads or coils. You will learn the basics of how to construct this wire pendant frame and how to use tiny wires to weave intricate and beautiful patterns into your wire work.
Materials needed, if you have them on hand.
Round Nose Pliers
Chain Nose Pliers
6-8mm dowel (pen, pencil, works too)
Nylon Jaw pliers (optional)
If you need to purchase materials and/or tools, you can contact
Lithos Mineral, Fossil, Meteorite, Book and Hobby Shop
ORDER MATERIAL KIT 106 (Purchased separately from price of the class)
If you need wire wrapping tools, they sell tool kits too. They sell Sterling Silver wires as well as designer cabochons, beads and other jewelry making supplies. Give them a call or check out their online stores to order materials and/or tools before class and please give time enough time for shipping.
Lithos on Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/LithosArvada
Lithos e-commerce: https://lithosarvada.square.site/
5695 Yukon St, Arvada, CO 80002
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