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Coiling and Weaving - Part 1

Product ID: DVD-COIL1
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Coiling and Weaving Series - Beginner

Albina Manning, originally from Russia, learned various beading and wire weaving techniques from a variety of teachers, including Dale "Cougar" Armstrong - but differing from Dale, her primary medium is round, dead soft wire. And now she's here to teach you! Come explore the world of Coiling and Weaving Wire Jewelry with Albina Manning. Read on!

DVD 1 - Coil Drop Earrings & Arabian Bracelet

In this introduction to wire coiling, you'll discover basic coiling techniques such as beginning and ending a working coil wire, how to coil evenly, and how to adjust coils to be tight and together. You'll make two gorgeous pieces, a bracelet and a pair of earrings, all using basic wire jewelry pliers. Plus, you'll learn tips on controlling very long lengths of thin wire! These are foundational skills and methods that you can take to any coiling project in the future.

Total run time is 1:25:34. Subtitles available.

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