Quick, I forgot the party! I need a gift!
Whether you need holiday cheer or a great gift for a favorite instructor, these 5 little designs are the perfect quick gift or accessory - they even make great pendants!
****The main tutorial shows the method for the basic wreath.*******
Materials and extra instructions for the variations are included! I will add others as I think of them - would love to see what everyone else does with this, too!
This easy project borrows techniques used in tatting for ease in construction.
>>>There are new twists on the basics and finishing! <<<<
This is geared towards the 'tweeners' in the crowd - (YOU KNOW WHO YOU ARE!) Beginners who are ready to refine their skill set for the jump to intermediate or the perfect refresher for intermediate level wireworkers.
I get continual inspiration from traditional textile methods, as they often lead to new insight into construction techniques. I hope you get inspired, too!
Enjoy creating those little details that make all the difference!
If you have questions, convo me, and I'll attempt to clear the muddy waters, part the curtains of apprehension, or dodge the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune. Failing that, I'll just answer your questions to the best of my ability.
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Remember: copying to learn is a divine occupation; plagiarizing is just slimey. 'Nuff said.
TIRED OF LOOKING at page after page of messy, poorly finished, amateurish jewelry, then suffering through half-explained techniques? Want to walk away with new skills instead of a new ...
TIRED OF LOOKING at page after page of messy, poorly finished, amateurish jewelry, then suffering through half-explained techniques? Want to walk away with new skills instead of a new recipe?
Producing quality work doesn't mean you need to take a lot of extra time - but it does mean you need to learn the skills. All of my tutorials are chock full of tips to help you learn to create and design professionally finished jewelry which stands out in the crowded jewelry market.
MY PLEDGE TO YOU
I will deliver the most complete and detailed tutorials possible for each project. There will be sharp, clear, relevant photos which can be enlarged with little or no pixelation - giving the best views possible to help you learn more easily. There will be clear and thorough explanations for how to accomplish the work - Actual explanations for *how* AND *why* so you can repeat the work over and over. Not just a gap-filled checklist leaving you with unanswered questions.
Gorgeous jewelry and the skills to make it await you.......
I've been creating some kind of fine and intricate handwork for over 40 years AKA - A Long Time. I'm an absolute fool for wire, beads, thread, yarn, embroidery floss, wire, fabric, beads, wire, and paper (oooh! origami!!) and oh, did I mention wire?
Once I start creating - I swear my feet don't touch the ground. Time doesn't matter. It's like paradise, only you don't need to search for it.
I write tutorials and jewelry magazine articles - my work has been featured in issues of Bead&Button's WireWork for the past year and a half and in Beadwork Magazine, I've had the great fortune to have been chosen as a finalist and placed in Bead&Button's Bead Dreams competition several times.
All the world needs is love, sunshine, a beach to sit on, sparkly baubles to fondle and mu shu chicken. That's it. And as soon as I figure out how to combine baubles and mu shu successfully, you'll be the second one to know......