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All posts tagged "square"
What Shape of Wire Should I Use to Make Jewelry?
by Dale “Cougar” Armstrong, Wire-Sculpture.com Now that you know a bit more about jewelry making wire tempers and have become more familiar with the variety of wire gauges, let’s tie them together with the shapes that are...
- Posted November 7, 2011
Daily Wire Tip May 12: Straightening Square Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for May 12, 2011 Question: Dale, I have some square wire in coils that I want to use for making wire bundles. It takes forever to straighten out. Any suggestions? -Cecilia in...
- Posted May 11, 2011
Daily Wire Tip Apr. 14: Wrapping Pattern Wire Bundles
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for April 14, 2011 Question: Dale, thank you so much for your advice on markets in The Definitive Guide. I just did my first outdoor market on Saturday and even with the...
- Posted April 13, 2011
Daily Wire Tip May 25: Twisting Square Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 25, 2010 Question: I was told that you could only twist square wire, is that so? Answer: Well, you ‘can’ twist any wire shape, however round wire is already round and it...
- Posted May 25, 2010
Daily Wire Tip May 9: Wrapping Long Lengths of Fine Gauge Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 09, 2010 Question: Do you have any tips for wrapping with long lengths of fine gauge wire? I find it keeps twisting and breaking. Answer: As you didn’t mention if the wire...
- Posted May 9, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 21: How Do I Keep Square Wire From Twisting When Wrapping?
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 21, 2010 Question: I’m fairly new at this and am having difficulty keeping the square wire “on the square” when wrapping around a bundle of wires. How does one keep the wire...
- Posted April 21, 2010
Daily Wire Tip April 2: Wire Size for Wrapping a Cabochon
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip April 02, 2010 Question: I have a 14mm cabochon and its my first time wrapping a cabochon, and I would like to make a pendant out of it. Which wire gauge would be good for...
- Posted April 2, 2010
Daily Wire Tip March 8: How to Determine if Pattern Uses Flat or Round Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip March 08, 2010 Question: If the instruction says 20-gauge dead soft wire or 26-gauge dead soft wire, how do you know if you use flat, round etc. Answer: If you have a...
- Posted March 8, 2010