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  • Buttons, Buttons – Summer Fun!

    by Judy Ellis, Wire Jewelry Idea for July 11, 2014 Buttons, Buttons!  “I’m bored…” Do you hear that from your kids at this point in the summer? Are they getting restless and looking for something fun...

    • Posted July 11, 2014
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  • Jewelry Wire for Wrapped Rings

    by Judy Ellis,   Wire Jewelry Tip June 19, 2014 Jewelry Wire for Wrapped Rings We always get questions about the best kind gauge and type of wire to use for certain projects: This is a...

    • Posted June 20, 2014
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  • Wire-Wrapped Two Loop Connector

    by Judy Ellis,   Wire Wrapping Tip May 30, 2014 Making a Wire-Wrapped Two Loop Connector This week, while looking through patterns, I came across this great wire-wrapping tutorial by our good friend, Albina Manning. She...

    • Posted May 30, 2014
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  • Spring Flower Earrings

    by Judy Ellis,   Tip for February 28, 2014 Spring Flower Earrings Pattern by Albina Manning The sun is shining and the weather is starting to warm, which means that April showers will soon bring May...

    • Posted February 28, 2014
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  • More Tucson show-and-tell

    by Judy Ellis,   Tip for February 21, 2014 Today we follow up our Wednesday post with more of our loot show-and-tell! Here are a few more of the beautiful things that some of our staff...

    • Posted February 21, 2014
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  • How to make a “U” turn bend.

    by Judy Ellis, Tip for February 10, 2014 Tip Guide to Tucson! Today’s tip comes to us from Albina Manning How to make a sharp “U” turn bend using crimp pliers for things such as a...

    • Posted February 10, 2014
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  • November 1: Come Take a Class in Tucson

    by Narlene Allen, Announcing the 2014 Tucson Jewelry Classes at JOGS Mark Your Calendar for January 30 – February 10, 2014 We are so excited to be bringing you 100+ classes this year at JOGS Gem...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • Gem Profile October 25: JOGS Gem & Mineral Show 2014

    by Narlene Allen, Gem Profile for October 25, 2013 This week, instead of our normal Gem Profile, we wanted to share some very exciting news with you! We are thrilled to be bringing you 100+ classes...

    • Posted October 25, 2013
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  • Wire Jewelry Tip September 4: Wire Wrapped Patterns – Old and New

    by Narlene Allen, Wire Jewelry Inspiration for September 4, 2013 Get Inspired with Jewelry Patterns – Old and New! Hello wire-wrapping friends! I hope that this month finds you healthy and prosperous! I thought today we...

    • Posted September 4, 2013
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  • New Gemstone Beads Inspire Amazing Jewelry!

    by Rose Marion, 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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  • Wire Jewelry Ideas: Homemade Headpins and Eyepins

    by Rose Marion, Wire Jewelry Resource for December 26, 2012 Homemade Headpins Commercially-made eye pins and headpins are a big time-saver if you’ve got a lot of earrings or charms to make. But if you’re not...

    • Posted December 26, 2012
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  • About Jewelry Chain: Viking Knit Chain and I Cord Chain

    by Rose Marion, Wire Jewelry Idea for October 31, 2012 Shop for Jewelry Chains What’s Viking Knit Chain? Viking knit and Spool knit chain are two types of jewelry chain you can make at home! Viking...

    • Posted October 31, 2012
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  • wiregauges

    Free Resources on Wire-Sculpture, and How YOU Can be Featured!

    by Rose Marion, I wanted to take just a minute and highlight some of the free resources we`ve put here for you on! While you already know about our Free DVD and the dozens of...

    • Posted August 1, 2012
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  • Wire Resource: How to Use Liver of Sulfur

    by Rose Marion, Liver of sulfur, also spelled liver of sulphur or just LOS, is a quick and easy (although stinky!) way to patina copper and silver. Last week we discovered a recipe for green verdigris...

    • Posted July 25, 2012
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  • Wire Jewelry Idea April 11: Spring, Nature, & Organic Inspiration

    by Rose Marion, I can’t help but be disctracted by the beautiful weather outside lately! Here in northern Utah, it’s a balmy 72 degrees with light gusts of wind. The trees have buds on them, which...

    • Posted April 11, 2012
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  • Featured Tool of the Week: Steel & Rubber Bench Block #DAP-520.00

    by Rose Marion, Tool of the Week for February 27, 2012 This week’s tool: Steel and Rubber Bench Block Demonstration by Kate, This 2" x 2" bench block is ideal for hammering on to harden...

    • Posted February 27, 2012
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