This video shows you how to wire wrap 5 rondel moonstone beads onto a size 5 ring using 30” of round gold filled wire. For a bigger size ring, thicker base, or thinner wire, be sure to have appropriately longer wire. First find something that is 2 sizes bigger than the size of the ring […]
One of many techniques in jewellery making is folding wire after it’s been passed through beads to secure them to chains, holes and spaces. This is a useful technique because it has many applications; especially when the spaces are tightly packed together or irregular. In the video below I’ve demonstrated this technique with the Organic […]
Dragonfly earrings are not just an easy design to make but they’re also easy to experiment with when you make your own. You’ll need the following components: Ball Pins Various Sized Crystals Dragonfly Beads Earring Hooks Take one of your ball pins and start adding the crystals, you can add them in any order however […]
Learn how to wire wrap a side drilled stone using sterling silver wire. This basic jewelry making skill will allow you to use semi-precious stones, freshwater pearls and crystals in your jewellery. Using this technique you can make necklaces, bracelets and earrings. We’re using a pear shaped faceted dyed green Jade, round nosed pilers, nail […]
When a gemstone or bead has been drilled through the centre, and a two-sided connection with other beads, chains, or findings is desired, it's time to perform a Centre Drill Double End Wire Wrap!