All posts by Rose

  • Thank You Rose!

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Thank you! MY FINAL EMAIL Wow! I can’t believe I’m writing my last email as a member of the Wire-Sculpture.com family. It’s truly a bittersweet moment for me; I’m very sad to be...

    • Posted November 8, 2013
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  • A message from Rose: Good-bye!

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com A message from Rose for November 6, 2013 Good-bye! It has been a real honor for me to share the world of wire jewelry making with you as long as I have. I’ve...

    • Posted November 6, 2013
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    Gem Profile June 7: What is Rhyolite?

    by Layna Palmer, Wire-Sculpture.com Rhyolite Shop Rhyolite Beads When I was a child, my family took a vacation to Yellowstone every year where I ended up with more pictures of the rocks than of the geysers. One...

    • Posted June 7, 2013
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  • Frances Lediaev wire wrapped this agate cabochon bracelet for a Wire-Sculpture.com contest.
    Wire Jewelry Inspiration: Try, Try Again

    by Rose Marion, Wirejewelry.com Wire Jewelry Inspiration for June 5, 2013 Don’t Give Up! Name: Revamping a jewelry piece Submitted by: Frances Lediaev Technique used: framing a cabochon, wire wrapped headpins, persistence! Materials used: Copper wire Chain...

    • Posted June 5, 2013
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  • Featured Jewelry Tool June 3: Safety Glasses

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for June 3, 2013 This week’s tool: Safety Glasses, #GLS-120.24 Video by Kate, JewelryTools.com This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is this pair of Safety Glasses, GLS-120.24. We all...

    • Posted June 3, 2013
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  • New Gemstone Beads Inspire Amazing Jewelry!

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Wire Jewelry Resource for May 29, 2013 New Gemstone Beads Inspire Amazing Jewelry! When we got in our new stock of exquisite gemstone beads, we sent Albina Manning and Judy Larson a few...

    • Posted May 29, 2013
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  • Featured Jewelry Tool: Xuron Double-Flush Cutter

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for May 27, 2013 This week’s tool: Xuron Double-Flush Cutter #PLR-469.10 This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is the Xuron Double-Flush Cutter, PLR-469.10.But it’s also available on Wire-Sculpture.com! I...

    • Posted May 27, 2013
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  • Featured Tool Apr. 29: Chrome Magnifying Mirror

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for April 29, 2013 This week’s tool: Chrome 2 Sided Mirror, #MIR-107.03 Video by Kate, JewelryTools.com This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is the Deluxe 2 Sided Mirror, MIR-107.03....

    • Posted April 29, 2013
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  • Gem Profile Apr. 26: Name that Rock!

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Gem Profile Contest for April 26, 2013 You know the deal: it’s time to identify 8 rocks from recent gem profiles for the chance to win a $10 gift certificate to Wire-Sculpture.com. The...

    • Posted April 26, 2013
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  • Featured Jewelry Tool Apr. 22: Utility Tool Box

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for April 22, 2013 This week’s tool: Translucent Utility Tool Box, #PKG-320.70 Video by Kate, JewelryTools.com This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is the Utility Tool Box, PKG-320.70. Using...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • Featured Jewelry Tool Apr 15: Brilliant Polishing Cloth #POL-705.00

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for April 15, 2013 This week’s tool: Medium Brilliant Polishing Cloth, #POL-705.00 Video by Kate, JewelryTools.com This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is the Medium Brilliant Polishing Cloth, POL-705.00....

    • Posted April 15, 2013
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  • Featured Jewelry Tool: Brass Brush #BRS-968.00

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Tool of the Week for April 8, 2013 This week’s tool: Brass Brush with Wooden Handle, #BRS-968.00 Video by Kate, JewelryTools.com This week’s featured tool from JewelryTools.com is the Brass Brush with a...

    • Posted April 8, 2013
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  • Wire Jewelry Tip: Sharpening Wire Cutters

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Jewelry Resource for April 3, 2013 Open Topic: Caring for your Cutters Here’s a discussion topic: what do you do when your wire cutters start to become dull? I talked to Megan, our...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • Exclusive, Never-Before-Seen Gem comes to Wire-Sculpture

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com New Gemstone: Barelytherium Beads Available, Synthetic Cabs Coming Soon Today’s tip is about our brand-new beads! (Sorry today’s post is a little later than usual – the beads were a little difficult to...

    • Posted April 1, 2013
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  • Gem Profile Mar. 29: Unakite

    by Layna Palmer, Wire-Sculpture.com Unakite Shop Unakite Beads| Shop Unakite Cabochons Unakite (pronounced you-na-kite) is a beautiful green and salmon-pink metamorphic stone. Unakite is an altered form of granite, classified as an Epidote. Epidote is crystallized in...

    • Posted March 29, 2013
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  • The right & wrong way to open jump rings - Rebecca Rudaski, Wire-Sculpture.com
    Wire Jewelry Tip: How to Open and Close Jump Rings

    by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Jewelry Resource for March 27, 2013 Opening & Closing Jump Rings Today’s Tip is from Rebecca Rudaski, a chain maille artist who taught with us in Tucson at the JOGS Show this February....

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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