So you're interested in wire jewelry making. Wonderful! But where do you start?
You're in a great place to start learning the art of wire wrapping. We're proud to offer you a free DVD from Dale "Cougar" Armstrong all about wire wrapping!
What's on the DVD, you ask? Let me tell you, it's crammed with information and crisp, close-up footage of Dale creating wire jewelry!
Dale will walk you through the basics of wire jewelry. She'll cover:
The different shapes, materials, gauges, and tempers of wire
How to straighten, measure, and cut wire
How to make jump rings, spirals, and rosettes
How to twist wire, and make jewelry findings like ear wires
She'll even teach you how to make a beautiful, sparkling pair of earrings!
Dale will also cover the "tools of the trade" in this introductory DVD. From mallets to measuring tools, you'll be well-versed in wire terms and tools just from watching this DVD! You'll feel ready to set up your jeweler's bench and start making the wire jewelry your hands have been itching to craft.
For a list of all the materials used in this DVD, please visit the DVD Supply List.
August 21, 2010
Reviewer: Shirley Hallett from Ruardean, Gloucestershire, UK
I wanted to try this DVD before investing in the full courses, and I am about to place an order for the beginners set! Dale's style is friendly and very informative, and every step is clearly visible - excellent camera work. Can't wait to see more!