All posts tagged "Dale Cougar Armstrong"

  • Wire Jewelry Display & Booth Ideas

    By Dale Armstrong – I guess the best way to talk about this subject is to tell you my story. While I was working at a restaurant I began selling my jewelry to co-workers. A well-known artist,...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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  • February Gemshows in Tucson 2010

    I hope you enjoy reading this article about our past experiences in Tucson, Arizona. But we can’t wait to see you at the upcoming Tucson 2013 Shows: specifically, the JOGS Show, where the Wire-Sculpture and crew...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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    Dale “Cougar” Armstrong

    Dale “Cougar” Armstrong was one of our Tucson 2012 Instructors! Dale “Cougar” Armstrong is the Education Consultant emeritus for A die-hard rockhound, lapidary, and wire jewelry designer, instructor and author, Dale credits her mom for spurring...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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  • Suzanne Hollingsworth

    At an early age, Suzanne was always busy in her dad’s shop, taking things apart just to see how they worked. The desire to work with tools has never left her. She blames Dale Armstrong for starting...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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  • Lindi Schneck

    Thirty years ago Lindi received a Stained Glass Lamp Kit as a Christmas gift from her brother. Little did she conceive that she would one day start a stained glass business as a result, not to mention...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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    A Few Words About Copper

    Copper is a heavy, chemical element found naturally in the earth and has a ‘soft’ hardness of 2.5 on the Mohs hardness scale, (talc is #1 as softest and hardest diamond is #10). Copper is almost indestructible...

    • Posted February 17, 2010
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  • Wire jewelry made using lab-grown ruby by Dale Cougar Armstrong.
    Hounding the Wholesale Market

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip December 22, 2009 Hounding the Wholesale Market Question: Where can I obtain a list of manufacturers who sell wholesale? Answer: I’m not sure if you mean that you’ve just started making jewelry...

    • Posted December 22, 2009
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    Daily Wire Tip Dec. 12: Making Wire Jewelry from Patterns, and Copyright

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip December 12, 2009 Question: How do I get permission to sell the jewelry that I make from the patterns I get from your book and the DVD`s I bought from Wire-Sculpture? Answer:...

    • Posted December 12, 2009
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    Daily Wire Tip Dec. 10: What is Niobium Wire?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip December 10, 2009 Question: I have found a bracelet that calls for coiled niobium wire. What is niobium wire? Does it come coiled? And if not, is it hard to coil? Answer:...

    • Posted December 10, 2009
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    Daily Wire Tip Dec. 9: Using “Tool Magic”

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip December 9, 2009 Question: Hi, Love your book!   I have the same question that I read today regarding “Tool Magic”.  I purchased some a while back, but have not yet tried it. ...

    • Posted December 9, 2009
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  • Finished jewelry pieces for sale at JOGS in Tucson
    Daily Wire Tip Nov. 22: What`s a Personal Jewelry Artist?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip November 22, 2009 Question: I was reading on your web page that if you don`t like making jewelry for stores you can become a personal jewelry artist. Does that mean that your...

    • Posted November 22, 2009
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    Daily Wire Tip Nov. 12: Packing Finished Pieces for a Show

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip November 12, 2009 Question: I really liked Sherrie’s video of packing your supplies for travel, but what about packing your finished pieces to take to a show? Answer: Actually, I am answering...

    • Posted November 12, 2009
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    Finding Inspiration for Your Wire Jewelry – Niagara Falls Side Trip

    Finding Inspiration from Niagara Falls By: Dale “Cougar” Armstrong To View Our Large Selection of Jewelry Instructional Videos – Click Here!

    • Posted November 9, 2009
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  • Learn from the Best – Dale “Cougar” Armstrong

    New high quality DVD's have been released with Dale "Cougar" Armstrong as the Instructor - teaching all of us her secrets about wire jewelry making. Order one by one or by the bundle - you can't...

    • Posted October 27, 2009
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  • Interview: Wire Sculpture Expert Dale “Cougar” Armstrong

    I had the opportunity to interview Dale "Cougar" Armstrong this week and I thought it would be a great blog item - so below is the interview!

    • Posted September 28, 2009
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  • Gold and Silver Wire
    Straightening Your Jewelry Wire

    Straightening Your Jewelry Wire By: Dale “Cougar” Armstrong To View Our Large Selection of Instructional DVDs – Click Here

    • Posted September 21, 2009
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